Regular readers will know I like to dip in and out of various eating plans with varying degrees of success quite often – basically if there is a bandwagon rolling by I will almost certainly jump on it (Remember Gwyneth Paltrow’s
Regular readers will know how much I love a cooking ‘kit’, those packets that give you all you need to create a specific dish. I know better cooks than me will obviously sniff at such things but hey – I’m
So this has happened. Apparently you CAN’T cook baked beans in an oven. The clue is NOT in the name, they DO NOT like being baked. They are already baked beans. So folks please do not bake your beans, or
I have a problem with boring food, I always try to jhush it up a bit (well how do YOU spell that word?) which often leads to my downfall. Take this recent stir fry that went on in my kitchen.
Hello and Happy New Year, if it’s not too late to wish anyone that? Sadly Christmas has been and gone since I last posted here. But guess what? I cooked dinner on the big day and no one died. But
I love Halloween, I love it! I probably love it more than the rest of the family sadly but they usually humour me. I’ll happily take on anything related to the season and so was happy to be sent these
Yeah, I’ve still got it. Look: Sorry for radio silence recently, we have a new little puppy called Robert who is taking up lots of my time. But look at the sweetness: And I am writing lots for Metro about lots
My life in the kitchen summed up in one picture: This is a Le Creuset, apparently indestructible and a pan you should be able to keep and use for life. Well this has been through the dishwasher countless times, has been
Thank goodness it’s all over, am I right mums? Yes the little loves are finally back to school and no more days spent looking for something to do. Of course some of those long summer days had to involve cooking
I’ve just returned from a weeks sojourn in Southern Italy, staying in Sorrento and visiting the wonderful island of Capri. We were surrounded by incredible scenery and very rich and beautiful people. We also ate a lot of amazing Italian food.