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Cooking Christmas dinner can be quite traumatic - if you don't have a plan that is.  The last thing you want after all the weeks of prep...
Now I must admit I've always been a bit scared of electric carving knives plus I've never thought they were really necessary and tha...
Okay let us talk about candles and diffusers - yes I know they aren't food or kitchen-related but I do get quite excited about scented c...
Christmas and New Year are the perfect excuses for a cheeky cocktail or two. But of course, a cocktail is good at any time of the year; i...
Everyone knows that protein is an essential part of our diet but do we understand why it’s so vital and where we can get the most protein fr...
Forget 'instant' coffee and instead grind your own beans with this Stainless Steel Coffee Bean Grinder from Judge Cookware. I'...
If you're reading this then chances are you may well like cooking, but if you hate the bother of chopping onions and carrots etc. and ar...
If you're stuck for ideas on what to cook for dinner and you're also in a hurry, this tasty Tuna Napolitana can be on the table...
I do love Olive Oil and use it almost daily one way or another; either for cooking, making a simple salad dressing or mixed with a little ...
How to make Jam Making homemade jam isn't really a difficult thing, it can't be because if I can make jam anyone can! Of c...
Week 3 of the 4-week #AirFryerTakeIn challenge given to me by Philips. Using the AirFryer the plan is to swap a takeaway and get cooking u...
Much excitement as today sees the launch of The Palomar Cookbook! The Palomar restaurant opened its doors in summer 2014 - situated opened...
I do love a nice frying pan and I have a fair amount of what I call proper good ones, but I can honestly say I am totally impressed with th...
How to make Mini Chorizo Empanadas in an AirFryer. Okay, folks, this is week 2 of a 4-week challenge given to me by Philips which was to swa...
Philips recently set me and a few other bloggers a challenge which is to swap a weekly takeaway meal every week for a month and to join in t...
There are many ways to add flavour to BBQ food from dry rubs, marinades or by using wood chips. Wood chips are soaked for a couple of hours ...
What a marvellous invention these Flat Stacks are. Silicone, Space Saving, Collapsible Storage! Because they're collapsible it means ...