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7 Beautiful Images Of Food From Tumblr

If you are on the microblogging site Tumblr, then you’ll know there are plenty of beautiful images to be seen, especially images of food! If you’re not too familiar with the venerable site then think of it as a bit like Instagram but with images that are specifically crafted. Oh and a good mix of animated GIF’s too - read more
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Three Top Dishes From Rick Stein That Don’t Break Budgets

I still think Rick Stein is one of the best celebrity chefs on TV. He’s fairly laid back, full of stories and has some really great recipes. As a TV chef, he’s been around the world exploring the cuisines of many continents. He’s traveled around France, Spain and India. I particularly liked his adventures around - read more

Food Fight! Which Of These Sausage Recipes Do You Think Is Best?

What’s a food fight you may ask, especially when it comes to sausage recipes? Well, at this time of year, a lovely British banger is exactly what you need. It may be raining outside, or possibly snowing but everything is made better with a lovely meaty sausage! The question is though, how best to cook them? I’ve selected - read more

Small Objects Of Desire – The Cupcakes Of Instagram!

In my continued efforts to make you smile when it’s oh-so-horrible’ outside, I bring you some of the loveliest cupcakes of Instagram! They are gorgeous, cleverly made and very desirable! There’s just so many toppings and flavours. If you’re not feeling hungry after checking them out, then there’s something very wrong! Let me know what - read more

In Need Of A Good Winter Soup? Five Chicken Recipes To Check Out!

I love a good winter soup when it’s cold outside. I do what I can to use fresh seasonal vegetables but I don’t often blend them, which is the tendency for many. Sometimes, I just chop up the ingredients rather small, sometimes I get out the potato masher and squish them a bit. It’s all about the flavour and - read more

Have You Seen The Hairy Bikers Diet Club Recipes?

How are you getting on with your New Year’s resolutions. Planning on losing weight through a diet? I hate the word ‘diet’ because it often conjures up images of rabbit food. Also, most of those ‘special’ diets that you hear of make absurd claims about weight loss – not that they really work anyway. Perhaps - read more

10 Fabulous Cakes That will Make You Instantly Hungry!

With Christmas and New Year behind us, it time to face a chilly January. I don’t know about you but I’m not quite ready for that yet! Instead of lamenting about the weather, heading back to work and the lack of sunshine – I thought I’d cheer us all up with some pictures of fabulous - read more

Bacon Wrapped Food Is Still A Brilliant Idea

Last week Men’s Health shared a video on Facebook that totally focussed on BACON! Wonderfully versatile bacon can be wrapped around just about anything, often creating something rather special. I say often because I’m not sure that bacon wrapped pineapple slices is really a thing. However, wrapped halloumi cheese, mushrooms and dates are all things we - read more

Good Bye 2016, Hello 2017!

The end of 2016 is near and I’m glad that it is coming to an end. This year, many of the those we have admired have passed away. Some expected, many not. Lets hope 2017 starts better than the way 2016 ended. As we greet the new year, I want to share the top posts, the ones - read more

What To Do With Christmas Dinner Leftovers

Lets face it, you’ve been opening the fridge looking for something and you’re staring your Christmas dinner leftovers. Everyone enjoyed the meals (if you were the cook, then well done!) and it’s probably no surprise that you’ve put a little bit of weight on. However, each time you open the fridge door, those plates of leftovers are staring - read more