Cleaning with the Kids

Oct
30
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Earlier this month we talked about making sure the kids stayed safe while cooking in the kitchen. Equally, if not more importantly, you should show them how to properly clear up after a baking session so as to avoid spillage and to prevent bacteria from growing. Wiping Around and Under Surfaces When teaching your kids to clean up after themselves it is important to remind…
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Keeping Children Safe While Cooking – Part 2

Oct
21
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Part 2 of our ‘cooking with kids’ safety guide will cover choosing the right sort of meals to bake and cook with your kids. It is important to choose a meal that is easy to follow and doesn’t have too many steps as children, particularly young children can get bored and distracted easily. If they get bored then they can often become easily agitated and…
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Avoid These Renovation Mistakes

Sep
04
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There are a lot of pitfalls you can fall into when renovating any room in your house and the kitchen is certainly no exception. Whether you are simply planning on rearranging or repainting your kitchen, or your project is on a larger scale such as remodelling and redesigning the entire kitchen to create a beautiful kitchen design, fridge and all, it is important to do…
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Lactose Intolerant Friendly Tips

Aug
14
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Whether you are lactose intolerant or you have a friend or relative who is lactose intolerant, often it makes everyday cooking a lot more different. So many recipes contain milk, butter, cream or cheese that it can be very easy to forget that the dish or dessert is unsuitable with those who are allergic to lactose. However in most cases there are a few good…
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Cleaning a Ceramic Hob

Jul
08
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From time to time we tend to spill things on our countertops, in our fridges, on our hobs. Often with the former two they are cleaned up immediately but more often than not when something spills on the hob it is too hot to handle straight away and then it is often forgotten once the hob has cooled down and the meal has been eaten.…
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Re-using Old Vegetables

Jun
12
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Most of us lead busy lives. Work, play, cleaning, cooking, sleeping, it’s a hard life! From time to time we can forget that we’ve bought the ingredients for a certain type of dinner in the fridge or on another night we are simply too tired to cook and just opt for a bowl of soup. So, over time these food items spoil particularly vegetables and…
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Advice When Baking

May
29
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Baking your own cookies and muffins can be a great way to pass the time, to create memories and even to provide gifts for a variety of events. However, baking can be a messy business particularly if you’re short on space and time, so we’ve compiled a few good tips to help minimize your cleaning efforts. Greaseproof Paper Lining baking trays with greaseproof paper is…
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Helpful Hints and Tips for Cooking

May
27
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Like any good chef, chances are that you have a folder full or a shoebox full of newspaper and magazine clippings with invaluable hints, tips and recipes on which herbs and spices really make the meal, how to perfectly poach your eggs, or how to make the best soufflé. Snippets of wisdom like these are the reason we turn to our grandmothers for advice on…
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