Who doesn’t love a good picnic? Whether it’s for the whole afternoon or even just stealing half an hour from your lunch break, it just feels good! And especially with tricky British weather, we finally are being promised some brighter days ahead of us, so it’s only reasonable to make the best of them.
Summer is here! When the weather is hot, slogging over a hot oven is the last thing you want to do. The first easy, light dinner option that pops into our heads is to prepare a salad - or something that works with salad. But instead of grabbing that bag of lettuce leaves and drowning them in dressing, we've found some of the best ways to use seasonal fruit and vegetables.
Summer is coming, and even if sunshine isn’t guaranteed, the easing of lockdown restrictions means it’s time to fire up the BBQ! It’s an excellent opportunity to get friends and family together after a long time apart and enjoy some delicious food. If you’re looking for something a little different to store-bought burgers and sausages, we’ve rounded up some delightful recipes to feed a crowd come rain or shine.
If you have been working from home, you are probably bored with having to make lunch every day or forcing yourself to eat another box of leftovers. And many of us have been spending time glued to our desks in an effort to prove we are working hard but making time to take a proper break is important, as is preparing a nutritious meal that will keep your energy going through the afternoon. Tucking into a lunch that’s full of flavour and requires a little extra effort will have you reclaiming your lunch break and taking well deserved time away from your screen.
Looking for some fun activities to try during the school holidays or to incorporate in your homeschooling? Whilst we’re spending a lot more time indoors you might be finding it a struggle to find ways to keep the kids entertained. However, with just a few store cupboard essentials you can have hours of fun! We’ve rounded up some of our favourite craft and baking recipes for you to try.
A birthday cake is the best part of turning one year older, right?
A homemade birthday cake will be remembered and appreciated by the recipient for the thoughtful gesture of a cake being made with love—just for them. You don't have to be a star-baker to pull off these recipes and create a magical birthday memory in the form of a delicious cake.
Nothing beats sitting in the garden on a warm day, with a nice cold drink in hand, whilst food is cooking on the BBQ. Whether you’re planning a garden party or a simple gathering, you’ll want to have a refreshing drink ready to serve as well as some tasty food.We’ve rounded up a few of our favourite cocktails for you to try. They’re simple to make and don’t require any special equipment,
You truly can’t go wrong with cupcakes for any celebration. They’re fun, cute and sweet – and mean that there is already an individual portion for everyone. We think they might just be one of the best desserts, as they are equally perfect for enjoying at tea-time or a birthday party. If you’re looking to whip up a batch, we’ve rounded up our favourite recipes for you try.
The Great British Bake Off is back! So you can prepare your Tuesday night snacks for the next few weeks we’ve rounded up our favourite ‘Great British’ baking recipes. These include a few of the technical challenges from the past. If you think you've got what it takes to become star baker, why not give them a go!
Are you looking to make some Christmas gifts this year? Little treats can have a big impact in brightening someone’s day, especially when it’s something delicious you can share and tuck into. There’s something extra special about a homemade gift, they’ll be both remembered and appreciated for both the thought and effort that has gone into them. If you love decorating your bakes, they also offer an opportunity to add a personal touch to the gift-giving.
Christmas is around the corner and it wouldn’t be a festive feast without the magnificent centrepiece! Thanks to a national fondness for tradition, turkey may remain the centrepiece. However, for those who aren’t the bird’s biggest fan, we’ve gathered a few non-turkey crowd pleasers that you can bring to the table instead and make it a December to remember!
Halloween is creeping upon us and the best way to celebrate this year is to create some frighteningly fangtastic treats! We’ve rounded up a selection of recipes that are sure to delight young and old and help you celebrate this holiday in the kitchen. Something delicious this way comes!