Food

Review: Frozen Ready Meals from Goodlife

Review: Frozen Ready Meals from Goodlife

I’ve got to be honest – I’m not usually one for ready meals. My version of convenience food is batch cooking dishes like chilli and curry from scratch and then freezing them in portions, ready to whip them out the freezer during a busy working […]

National Vegetarian Week: Thinking Outside The (Veg) Box

National Vegetarian Week: Thinking Outside The (Veg) Box

It’s National Vegetarian Week; the annual awareness-raising campaign to promote vegetarian food and the perfect excuse to introduce a few more vegetables into your diet – hopefully for longer than just one week! Many of us buy our fruit and veg at the supermarket; however, supermarket […]

Review: Top Banana Ketchup from Rubies In The Rubble

Review: Top Banana Ketchup from Rubies In The Rubble

Ahhh, ketchup. It’s the perfect partner to fries, burgers, hot-dogs… but it’s usually tomato. And it’s usually Heinz… So what if I told you that you could swap your usual red sauce for a saucy yellow number? I’m talking about… banana ketchup. Yes, as in, ketchup […]

Interview With A Foodpreneur ~ Spare Fruit

Interview With A Foodpreneur ~ Spare Fruit

Worldwide, we throw away more than 1/3 of all the food we grow; with some countries wasting around half. There are a number of reasons for this, however one of the major factors is the demand for “unblemished produce”. Often, imperfect fruit and veg just […]

Review: Goodlife – Making Veg The Star of the Show

Review: Goodlife – Making Veg The Star of the Show

I’m all for cooking from scratch. But sometimes, it’s nice to just whip something out of the freezer! Especially things that I don’t tend to make myself at home. Goodlife have been producing delicious vegetarian meals for over 25 years and offer a wide range […]

Nourishing Our Nation: An Interview with UKHarvest

Nourishing Our Nation: An Interview with UKHarvest

I may have mentioned it before but… FOOD WASTE IS A BIG PROBLEM. And the UK is one of the worst offenders. Everyone is responsible for food waste. Latest figures suggest that households (that’s you and me) were responsible for wasting a whopping 4.4 million tonnes of […]

Review: The Optimum Pressure Cooker Pro

Review: The Optimum Pressure Cooker Pro

Slow cookers made a comeback in 2016 and our love for them shows no signs of abating. Why do we love slow cookers so much? Maybe it’s because they save us time or maybe it’s because they’re so economical. Either way, if you don’t already […]

Review: The Optimum G2.3 Induction Blender

Review: The Optimum G2.3 Induction Blender

As an ambassador for Froothie UK, I get the chance to try out their fancy new machines. To be honest, I didn’t think it could get much better than the Optimum 9200A; we had a beautiful romance for the best part of 2 years. But […]

Interview With A Foodpreneur ~ Snact

Interview With A Foodpreneur ~ Snact

Can you believe we throw away 7 million tonnes of food and drink from our homes every year in the UK alone? Worldwide, we throw away more than 1/3 of all the food that we grow. And most of this could have been eaten.  Food waste […]

20 Genius Ways To Save Money On Your Food Bill ~ Continued

20 Genius Ways To Save Money On Your Food Bill ~ Continued

Following on from my first ten tips, here are ten more ways to save money on your food bill (but still eat well).