Making life easier in the kitchen

Making life easier in the kitchen

Over the years I have bought my fair share of kitchen gadgets because I am always on the hunt for time saving devices.  Many of them have been disappointing and end up taking up valuable shelf space, gathering dust. Recently however, I have brought some fantastic new...
Is your saucepan toxic?

Is your saucepan toxic?

Nearly everyone has a non-stick saucepan in their kitchen.  And for good reason – they make life much easier. But it has been known for some time that the material used to make the non-stick coating – PolyTetraFluoroEthylene or PTFE – can release...
The Savvy Shopper

The Savvy Shopper

I have recently bought a book called ‘The Savvy Shopper’ by Rose Prince. This is not a nutrition book per se, but contains a directory of foods and gives details about their manufacture. It is intended to be used as a guide to purchasing ethically...