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Superfoods that Can Satisfy Your Craving for Comfort Food

Superfoods that Can Satisfy Your Craving for Comfort Food

Good Morning! How are your new year’s resolutions going?  We are after all 16 weeks into 2017! I am sure some of your resolutions involved health, weight loss and therefore food; but I would be willing to bet my last chocolate-chip cookie that at least […]

It’s #NationalTeaDay!

It’s #NationalTeaDay!

Today is National Tea Day! The official National Tea Day 2017 event takes place at Kensington Roof Gardens on the 21st of April with doors opening at 10:30am and closing at 4pm. Tickets are only £5 with 100% of the proceeds going to charity! Attendees will […]

Swiss Chard, Oak-smoked tomato & Roasted Onion Pappardelle

Swiss Chard, Oak-smoked tomato & Roasted Onion Pappardelle

Delicious ‘Swiss Chard, Oak-smoked tomato & Roasted Onion Pappardelle’ by Chef Craig Thomson at The Perch Inn, Oxford. Ingredients: 300g pappardelle 2 tablespoons olive oil 1small onion, thinly sliced 4 cloves garlic, sliced 2 bunches Swiss chard, stems discarded and leaves cut into 1-inch strips Salt […]

You Can’t Have All The Things

You Can’t Have All The Things

Easter is round the corner, and if you have young children in your family, it is time for a present. Most children receive not only chocolate at Easter but also a little toy, preferably a tonne of toys as everyone is eager to please the […]

13 Detox Juices To Drink Yourself Clean

13 Detox Juices To Drink Yourself Clean

These juice recipes serve 2 and take 10 minutes to prepare. Simply place all ingredients into your juicer and serve chilled. Green juices are my favourite. I avoid juicing a lot of fruit because of its high sugar content. My top tip is to drink […]

The International Carrot Day

The International Carrot Day

The International Carrot Day or the Carrot Day is celebrated every year on April 4th and is the pinnacle for carrot lovers all around the world. It is the day when the carrot is celebrated through carrot parties and other carrot related festivities. I like […]

How To Grow Ripe And Juicy Tomatoes At Home

How To Grow Ripe And Juicy Tomatoes At Home

Image from Flickr.com I LOVE tomatoes, and I use them very often in my cooking. However, there isn’t anything worse than tucking into a fresh tomato salad to find that the fruit is tasteless and has that nasty mushy texture. Even if you follow the […]

​Bake your own Summer Pimm’s Cake

​Bake your own Summer Pimm’s Cake

For many, one of the highlight to summer is being able to sit back in the glorious sunshine, relax and sip on a refreshing glass of Pimm’s. Well, how amazing would it be to create a cake, oozing with Pimm’s? Very. Here’s a fabulous recipe […]

The Best Ways to Update Your Kitchen for Spring

The Best Ways to Update Your Kitchen for Spring

​Your kitchen might have become a little neglected over winter months. It can often get forgotten about, other than the day to day cleaning and wiping down that occurs. So now we are in spring, it is the perfect time to give it a spring […]

Cooking with Chef Maurilio Molteni

Cooking with Chef Maurilio Molteni

“All the products have been carefully selected by me first and have to be seasonal. We then find the right supplier to provide us with the best – every single day. From white and black truffles, fresh fish from the Mediterranean sea, cured meats and […]