Archive for the ‘Cooking’ Category

Behind every good dish is a good cook (and a flipping good cooker!) So, whatever your culinary skills in the kitchen, get your creative juices flowing. Stop worrying how it will turn out and enjoy the process of cooking up a disastrous mess or a tasty masterpiece. Cooking is often   Read More ...

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Christmas can be stressful to organise. If you’re having a house full, there’s plenty of preparation to do including cleaning, the food shop, and arranging accommodation for guests. Further issues can arise when you realise that some of the guests have particular allergies or dietary requirements that require you to   Read More ...

Oven problems are a commonly experienced issue that have to be endured by many homeowners. A recent report on the Guardian details how one woman’s oven has been subjected to continual faults, despite several visits from specialist engineers. Such persistent grievances are far from the norm however, and more often   Read More ...

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As the sunny spell continues, your thoughts will naturally start turning towards organising a barbecue for your family and friends. Barbecues embody everything that’s great about summer: enjoying the outdoors, easy to cook food (everything tastes better in the open air), that fantastic holiday feeling you can’t get any other   Read More ...

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I love food. I know that as a twenty-something female looking for love I should probably conform to pressure and visit the gym every day, but frankly I’d much rather sit in watching Come Dine with Me and making my way through a super-size pack of Monster Munch. I figure   Read More ...

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When it comes to saving, then there are two things that take priority when you have a family – saving time and saving money. It’s all too easy in the middle of a hectic day to just grab the nearest thing from the freezer or cupboard to make a quick   Read More ...

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Cooking has long been a staple in the tradition of family and bringing people closer together. In my opinion there is nothing more satisfying than a nice home-cooked meal on a wintry evening. Food is a like any hobby in that practice makes perfect, and the only way to hone   Read More ...

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When it comes to enjoying food, we all have preferences, likes and dislikes. But perhaps we shouldn’t just enjoy some foods for their taste. There is a wealth of food out there for us to enjoy not only for their taste but for their nutritional goodness. Acai berries These small   Read More ...

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Cooking is really an umbrella term that covers all types of food preparation, although when a meal is described as ‘cooked’ it is usually a hot meal. Food preparation can also be described as cooking, and even ‘raw’ dishes such as sushi involve an element of cooking, like cooking the   Read More ...

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