Sticky little fingers

Dustings of flour and sticky handprints covering every surface; expectant faces gazing up at the kitchen worktop; a wooden spoon just crying out to be licked… Cooking with children is a messy, chaotic, but ultimately joyful experience, one we should cherish rather than fear. Related posts Apple pie I love serving this pie warm with […]

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The History Behind the Birthday Cake

The birthday cake; a truly wonderful invention that often leaves us with contented smiles and full bellies. Even bad birthday cakes are generally better received than say…haggis or black pudding is for your birthday. If it is smothered in icing, if it is dry or moist with a filling or sprinkles and covered in candles, […]

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What your kids should be eating

The charismatic television chef’s exposure of the fatty junk that constitutes many dinners — summed up by his personal war on the infamous Turkey Twizzler — has caused outrage among parents, and determination that the government should act to protect children’s diets. Related posts Apple pie I love serving this pie warm with a dollop […]

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