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Kitchen Wellness

How To Store Your Spices

Spices, like all other foods, do go bad. If you are an impulsive shopper and pick up new spices on every trip to the supermarket, or then are a Budget Babushka buying them in bulk, do so only for spices that are used often so that they stay…

Care For Your Kitchen Knives

A set of high-quality, well-maintained knives is an essential element of a kitchen. A good set of sharp knives makes the preparation of food quicker, easier and safer. Even top-quality knives will blunt if not properly maintained,…

Handy Kitchen Tricks

Here are a few quick fixes for cooking mistakes, some handy tricks and creative solutions that can save you time and effort in the kitchen... When working with chillies Before chopping chillies, rub your hands with vegetable oil to…

That Zesty Citrus Fruit!

Other than adding a delicious, citrusy kick to everything, and having an impressive array of health benefits, lemons are little heroes in the kitchen in many more ways. So, when life hands you lemons, grab them with both hands – and not…

Ways To Store Dairy Foods

Storing milk, cheese and yogurt is critical for maintaining their safety and quality. Here are a few top tips that you can use to maximise the life of dairy products: Buy carefully. Make sure that all dairy products are refrigerated and…

The Korean Kitchen

Most of us are familiar with Chinese, Thai and Italian cooking and are comfortable with the various ingredients, techniques and utensils used in preparing these dishes. One type of cuisine that is less well-known is Korean food - yet…

Blender Or Juicer?

Do you struggle to get the recommended five portions of fruit and vegetables a day? If you find it hard to remember to eat healthily, investing in a blender or juicer is a great way to kick-start healthy eating habits. But with so many…

Kitchen Comfort

Whether your kitchen is a warm, welcoming communal space in which food is lovingly prepared from choice, fresh ingredients, or simply a functional room in which chores are performed, how your kitchen is run will have a big impact on the…