It is almost impossible to explain to today’s pampered generation just what it was like in the years immediately after the end of World War 2, but for those who lived through that traumatic period, the one thing that is noticeable, is their appreciation of food standards and reluctance to waste produce. Much of this will have been imprinted into … Read the rest
Even though we are in our third month now and winter is approaching it is still nice to have a stir fry at this time of year. I personally prefer Pork or Chicken because you can alter the recipe to suit and make it with all your favourite flavours. Compared to beef which you are often restricted on seasoning.
You … Read the rest
With the fast pace of society seemingly gaining speed as each year passes, the temptation for parents to allow their children to eat what they like, if its a quick fix, is also increasing. The fast food outlets offer an easy alternative to a packed lunch and enable time saving solutions. However, if they were to step back and just … Read the rest
When it comes to diets I usually hear the same old story again and again from exactly the same people. Some of my friends can eat absolutely anything and not put an ounce of weight on whilst others, including me, really have to be careful because if we let ourselves go we certainly pay for it in the form of … Read the rest
I love spending down with my boy at the weekend and on the majority of weekends we do some baking together. We will usually make a selection of biscuits or prepare the evening meal.
So last weekend as usual we went in the kitchen and made two rounds of biscuits along with getting the stew into the crockpot ready for … Read the rest