Make 2022 The Year You Start Eating Healthier

Thanks to Graela for the image It seems like every year we put ‘eat healthier’ on our New Year resolutions list. Many of us are lucky if we make it to February before we fall back into old habits! Making resolutions is all well and good, but if we don’t stick to them, it’s useless. … Read more

Essential Ingredients For Cooking Japanese Cuisine

Much like I covered in my post about Italian food, there are many ingredients that are essential when you are trying to create great tasting food.  With Italian and French it is things like salt, pepper, garlic and olive oil and for Indian cuisine it is herbs.  In this post we will look at some … Read more

How To Cook The Perfect Poached Egg

For me there is one thing I always have to have in my fridge or cupboard and that’s eggs.  I have very fond memories of having a boiled egg in an egg cup with toasted buttery soldiers to dunk.  That was real bliss for me!  Although as an adult I am still inclined to enjoy … Read more

Get a Better Kitchen, Be a Better Cook

If your cooking repertoire has become a little stale or making meals just feels like a chore, take heart; it’s not you, it’s your kitchen, and there’s something you can do about it. Here’s how a few kitchen improvements could kick-start your delicious love affair with all things food. Upgrade Your Accessories: You can’t be … Read more

5 Amazing Recipes to Cook for Your Friends


If you want to impress your friends with a slap-up meal, we have the perfect meal ideas and inspiration for you. Whether they’re coming over for brunch, dinner, or simply visiting for a cup of tea, we have a suitable recipe here that’s sure to impress them. Enjoy! 1. Broccoli and Onion Soup Broccoli and … Read more

Midweek Meals the Family Will Love

It’s the middle of the week, everyone is tired, grumpy, and waiting for the weekend. This is how everybody feels on Wednesday! We’re half way to the weekend and counting down the days until we can throw away our important work documents and school uniforms for a few days of frivolous fun and excitement. To … Read more

Foods You Shouldn’t Eat Before Sleeping and Why

If you have trouble sleeping at night, a little food in your stomach might help you relax. However, though hunger tends to make you restless, so does eating too much. Keep your pre-slumber intake moderate, and be sure to stick to foods that enhance rather than inhibit your rest. Here are some of the types … Read more

Are our fears about food allergies a bit nutty?

Before we get into the detail of the article, I really want to thank the team here for letting me post here with them.  It means a lot to be able to get something published for my Personal Finance Blog at great site like this. To put the risks in perspective, you are twice as … Read more