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Five fun strategies to get the kids cooking and eating

Five fun strategies to get the kids cooking and eating

I’ve found, through trial and error, as my kids have grown that getting them to eat good food doesn’t involve a nightly battle at the dinner table. If your little munchkin is reluctant to eat anything green, or anything red, or anything that has to […]

Kate’s Journey through the Cook’s Companion

Kate’s Journey through the Cook’s Companion

A friend of mine, Kate, has set herself a challenge – The Cook’s Companion Challenge, to cook her way through Stephanie Alexander’s “can’t live without it in your kitchen” tome. Kate is an amazing cook, I always remember dinner parties at her and Trevor’s place, […]

Aprons…a short history

Aprons…a short history

My mum sent me an email this morning and I love it. Of course I remember making an apron in Home Ec, well we called it Textiles, to differentiate between “cooking” and “sewing” at my all girls high school in the 80’s. It is called […]