January 13th 2019
Planning a diet in 2019?
January is one of the most popular times of the year to go on a diet. But beginning with some lifestyle choices in your Chigwell, Loughton or Woodford kitchen rather than a fad diet could be the best move.
September 26th 2018
Blackberry crumble cake
So where ever you live you will know from watching Mater Chef that the crumble is the king of the puddings. But what about Blackberry crumble cake?
August 22nd 2018
Super Simple Summer Snack
For a super simple summer snack in your Chigwell, Loughton or Woodford garden have a go and making your own Classic Mexican quesadilla. It is like a Mexican cheese toasty that you then dip in salsa, guacamole or sour cream - delish.
August 21st 2018
What about a final fling of summer with a Gin cocktail in your Loughton, Chigwell or Woodford garden? Come rain or shine, bank holidays are a great excuse to get together with friends for a cocktail or two especially if you now have space in a new Woodford, Chigwell, or Loughton home to entertain in.
July 18th 2018
Cool Summer Soups
We have all heard of cool summer soups like Vichyssoise, which is basically a chilled, creamy potato and leek soup. It’s thickened with puréed potatoes and leeks and cream is added to give it a fine consistency. There’s nutmeg and chives too. But how many have you actually made in your Loughton Chigwell or Woodford kitchen?
June 27th 2018
Veggies on the BBQ
It is good to make sure you also add some veggies to your Chigwell, Loughton or Woodford BBQ this summer.
June 20th 2018
2018 Summer food trends
What are some of 2018’s top summer food trends going to be? Generally many are saying that the 2018 food trends have all been influenced by the need to be healthier, creative, and adventurous.
March 22nd 2018
Sugar Bunny biscuits
So Easter is around the corner and Peter Rabbit is out in force so it is a perfect opportunity to perfect your Sugar bunny biscuits. These sweet treats are not only yummy they can double as decorations for any Chigwell, Loughton or Woodford Easter event
December 24th 2017
The Boxing Day sandwich
You don’t have to eat up all the turkey form your Chigwell, Loughton or Woodford home on Christmas Day or Boxing Day because a turkey sandwich can be enjoyed for the rest of the week
November 13th 2017
Funny how apple pie can conjure up a county, "as American as apple pie," but it’s good to remember where that apple pie once came from.
October 25th 2017
Spiced Pumpkin, Carrot and Sweet Potato Soup
It is traditional over the Halloween period to try and eat a bit of pumpkin. It’s not to everyone’s taste but mixing it with sweet potatoes and carrots can deliver a warming and nutritious meal. It’s just the thing to fill you up on a cold evening as you enjoy a seasonal event.
October 4th 2017
An apple a day keeps the…
With English apples in season it is easy to make up a Bircher Muesli and this delicious cold oat dish is really tasty as well as really healthy and filling. It was developed around 1900 by the Swiss physician Maximilian Bircher-Brenner for his patients. It is still a very popular breakfast throughout Switzerland and Germany and has become more and more popular in the UK.