Monthly Archives: June 2014

Using colour contrast in kitchens

Using colour contrast in kitchens

So you’ve got a new kitchen on the cards. One of the first things you’ll think about is likely to be practical needs – what would you like this modern kitchen to do that your last one wasn’t able to? Could the storage be better? Could there be more work surface space for all those […]

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Brewing-up a perfect afternoon tea

Brewing-up a perfect afternoon tea

Afternoon tea might be something we associate with Victorian ladies in sun hats, but it’s also a tradition that is brewed up in modern kitchens across the land – and is perhaps more appealing than ever during the current baking trend that’s sweeping the nation. A cup of strong tea with a splash of milk […]

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Five summer holiday kitchen activities to do with kids

Five summer holiday kitchen activities to do with kids

Parents have recently been given a spot of advice about keeping to a budget during the summer break. The Post Office suggested things like having a day staying at home and doing activities such as baking, as well as looking for online deals for things like theme parks and booking train tickets in advance. It […]

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Are you kitchen-confident?

Are you kitchen-confident?

How confident do you feel in the kitchen? If you’re thinking about revamping your kitchen, chances are you already feel confident or want to work on your kitchen skills in a spruced up new space. But you might be surprised about the level of adults in the UK who expressed kitchen confidence in one recent […]

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Public warned against washing uncooked chicken

Public warned against washing uncooked chicken

It's Food Safety Week, and the Food Standards Agency (FSA) is urging people not to wash chicken when it's raw. The organisation is even asking the people who create food TV shows to make sure they don't show footage of people washing uncooked chicken. So what's the problem with rinsing chicken? After all, according to […]

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