Food

Why Avocados Are Good For You and Free Recipes

Why Avocados Are Good For You and Free Recipes

Avocados are good for you – they can help control blood pressure, reduce stroke risk and protect against cancer. They are also proven to promote eye health, eliminate bad breath and help fight ageing. So why don’t we eat more? Maybe because they are relatively […]

The 8 Best Foods for Glowing Skin

The 8 Best Foods for Glowing Skin

There is no magic wand to stop aging.  Why would we want to? All we really want is to look and feel healthy.  So, as we are what we eat, here are the 8 best foods for glowing skin, that will help to keep your […]

4 Ideas of What to Do with Green Tomatoes

4 Ideas of What to Do with Green Tomatoes

By Jennifer Powis Lifestyle Editor Unsure what to do with tomatoes that are still green? There are several things you can do to help them to ripen, or to use them up. Here are 4 ideas of what to do with green tomatoes. 1. Pick […]

2 Simple, Tasty and Healthy Autumn Recipes from Chef Saumalaya

2 Simple, Tasty and Healthy Autumn Recipes from Chef Saumalaya

Chef Saumalaya from The Protein Bistro shares 2 of his tasty and healthy autumn recipes. Are you looking to make the most of this season’s vegetables? You might like to try these seasonal recipes.  Both are super satisfying and bursting with flavour.  Eating well is […]

Can You Start Growing Potatoes in August?

Can You Start Growing Potatoes in August?

Written by Marie Shallcross  Plews Garden Design   It is possible to buy special seed potatoes which you plant in summer. These seed potatoes are the same as the tubers that you would have bought in the garden centre but they’ve been kept in cold […]

Easy Summer Fruits Crumble Recipe

Easy Summer Fruits Crumble Recipe

By Margaret Bligdon-BoytEditor in Chief A few weeks ago I wrote a post about growing rhubarb in a pot.  The rhubarb grew successfully and we are now eating the rewards. My fruit crumble recipe is so easy – it takes less that an hour to […]

Can you grow rhubarb in a pot? Yes, you can!

Can you grow rhubarb in a pot? Yes, you can!

By Margaret Bligdon-BoytEditor in Chief I was told by several people that it would not be possible to grow rhubarb in a pot.   But I had already bought a small plant at a garden festival, without really knowing what I was going to do […]

Exciting Line-Up of Summer Food Festivals from Vegan Events UK

Exciting Line-Up of Summer Food Festivals from Vegan Events UK

There’s something for everyone at theforthcoming Vegan Festivals from Vegan Events UK this Summer. These popular events, held at venues up and down the country include a feast of mouth wateringly delicious food, a wide range of fantastic stalls, world food caterers, exciting cookery demos, […]

The easiest peanut and chocolate cookies

The easiest peanut and chocolate cookies

Having recently cut gluten and dairy out of my diet, I have been experimenting with food.  I am not a natural cook, nor do I particularly enjoy cooking, although I seem to have grown some very large sons despite this. So this is the recipe […]