Amazing Advent calendars|
On 08/11/2012 in Food & Lifestyle Shopping
It's nearly time to start the countdown to the big day. Here are our favourite festive calendars this season...
Tasty treatsCountdown to the big day with an indulgent chocolate advent tree. When it come to divine treats, look no further than La Maison du Chocolate. Advent Calendar Chocolate Tree, £48.
Chocolate Monkey Ice Cream|
On 21/09/2011 in Recipes
If you are short on time, this is a recipe that's simple and hassle-free to make
g ( 1/4oz) dark chocolate, chopped roughly1 heaped tsp peanut butterMethodBlitz all the ingredients in a food processor until they are smooth and creamy.Less Meat More Veg (Kyle Cathie, £16.99)
I can’t live without...Le Creuset Cerise Heart Casserole Dish|
On 13/02/2012 in Food & Lifestyle Shopping
Le Creuset's cute heart-shaped range is perfect for rustling up a Valentines Day feast
Imagine our delight when we found out that Le Creuset have a heart-shaped range, including a stoneware baking dish, ramekin set and deep dish. What’s more, they can go in the microwave, oven and the freezer. The cast iron casserole dish is my favourite and costs £79. For details,...
I can’t live without...The Tefal Raclette Grill|
On 01/03/2009 in Food & Lifestyle Shopping
The Tefal Raclette Grill is great for children’s parties
We first had raclette while on holiday in Switzerland and it is a great cheesy party treat. Raclette is a Swiss take on fondue, whereby you melt cheese onto a variety of vegetables, most commonly potatoes (or you can use bread). Tefal have created a purpose-built grill to enjoy t...
Highly Commended Best Family Cook Book 2012 - Babycook Book by David Rathgeber|
On 20/05/2012 in Food & Dining Awards
Cook up a storm with nutritious and delicious child-friendly recipes
buds so that they grow up loving food. Babycook Book by David Rathgeber £17.50, Published by Les Editions CulinairesDon't miss... Find out how the Beaba Babycook Duo fared in the Best Feeding Product category
The best festive foodie makes for families|
On 28/11/2012 in Food & Lifestyle Shopping
Cook a christmas cake from scratch, or decorate gingerbread men, with these cool kits
Christmas Cake Kit, £20What could be finer than creating your very own Christmas cake with a little help from Fortnum & Mason? Doing it yourself in style also means you can omit any pesky adult ingredients that your child doesn't enjoy.Available in store from Fortnum & Mason.
Get creative with gingerbread|
On 26/11/2012 in Food & Lifestyle Shopping
Get into the spirit of Christmas with tasty and easy to make gingerbread creations
Go festive with foodWhat better way to conjure up some festive spirit than by making your own delicious decorations or edible gifts?Home baking is also a great activity to enjoy with your child - all the fun of measuring and weighing, the joy
Real Fish Fingers by Mark Hix|
On 20/04/2010 in Recipes
The celebrity chef offers a favouritechild-friendly recipe
This may be a bit more labour-intensive than reaching into the frozen foods compartment, but it’s worth it nutritionally. Limit preparation time by making a big batch of fish fingers and freezing them. Firmer fish holds together better and makes
Eat the festival spirit!|
On 09/07/2012 in Food & Lifestyle Shopping
Bring a ray of sunshine to your festival festivities with these yummy cookies from Biscuiteers
Oh my goodness. We saw the pictures of the mudbath that was T In The Park and just thought we needed to bring a little colour back into the festival season (and not just muddy brown).This little box of delights from those master cookie-bakers Biscuiteers features all those iconic...
On 22/08/2008 in Recipes
Tomatoes have lots of fab health benefits, so why not make this sauce where tomatoes are the star ingredients?
Ingredients1 onion, peeled and chopped2 tbsp olive oil50g (11/2oz) butter8 ripe tomatoes, peeled, deseeded, quartered Salt and pepperMethodFry the onions in the oil and butter on a lowish heat for about ten minutes until softened, stirring occasionally. Plop in all the tomatoes a...