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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 […]

International Waffle Day

International Waffle Day

Did you know today is the International Waffle Day??!! Waffle Day began in Sweden as Våffeldagen, actually due to confusion between the Swedish “vårfrudagen” meaning “Our Lady’s Day” which falls on the same date. The day historically marks the beginning of spring and is celebrated by […]

Steenbergs ‘Ripon Mess’ with Lavender custard and Rose cream

Steenbergs ‘Ripon Mess’ with Lavender custard and Rose cream

Serves 2 1 Steenbergs vanilla pod 3 large free range eggs separated (whites /yolks) 175 g caster sugar 330g Steenbergs Lavender sugar 2 tbsp cornflour 1 pint (525ml) double cream 100g Steenbergs Rose sugar 1 punnet Strawberries 1 punnet Black berries 1 punnet Blueberries 1 […]

The Best Homemade Baby Food on The Planet

The Best Homemade Baby Food on The Planet

Know What Goes Into Every Bite with More Than 200 of the Most Deliciously Nutritious Homemade Baby Food Recipes-Includes More Than 60 Purees Your Baby Will Love. The Best Homemade Baby Food on The Planet by Karin Knight and Tina Ruggiero. Published by Fair Winds […]

Taste: The Infographic Book of Food

Taste: The Infographic Book of Food

Food sustains life. Since the beginning of time, it has underpinned our existence. Every day, in every country around the world, it continues to do so. While once food comprised the humble gatherings of hunters in caves, today it has been elevated to an obsession, […]

Meal Planning 20th-26th March 

Meal Planning 20th-26th March 

That’s the meal planning done for the coming week – loving my meal planner by @lovewilko.

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 […]

Nutrition and Hydration Week

Nutrition and Hydration Week

Did you know its Nutrition and Hydration Week? This week aims to highlight, promote and celebrate improvements in the provision of nutrition and hydration locally, nationally and globally. Good nutrition is vital to healthy living. Following a healthy diet is key to staying healthy for […]

#RedNoseDay ​Throw on your apron and make your bake matter

#RedNoseDay ​Throw on your apron and make your bake matter

Red  Nose Day  is  on  Friday  24th  March  2017 HomeSense  has  partnered  with  renowned  fashion  and  portrait  photographer  Rankin  to create  exclusive  aprons  for  Red  Nose  Day  2017. With  all  the  ingredients  to  become  a  design classic,  the  apron  features  a  selection of  unique,  quirky […]

Chicken in a creamy mushroom sauce

Chicken in a creamy mushroom sauce

Inspired by one of my favourite movies; Julie & Julia and Le Cordon Bleu. Ingredients Bertolli with butter 2 chicken breasts, skinless and trimmed (200g/7oz each) ½ onion, finely chopped ½ leek chopped 1 fat garlic clove, crushed 100g mixed or chestnut mushrooms, sliced 250ml […]