How to Prepare the Healthiest Packed Lunch for your Child

With the availability of information regarding foods and health, there is no reason for a child’s diet to suffer during their school hours. Packed lunches can be a tricky meal to get right as some children may be fussy when it comes to healthy foods. There are simple ways to ensure that the healthiest packed lunch

How to Give an Elegant Touch to any Party Appetizer

Providing an elegant touch to party appetizers provides an excellent way leave guests impressed. Enhancing any dish is simply a matter of creativity. Garnishes, sauces, plate ware, and decorations are successful ways to add some flair and show your creative side. Garnishes adorn dishes by adding a little extra pizazz. Most times there is no

A one Pot Meal to Comfort you on a Cold Winter Day

When Old Jack Frost comes blowing his chill wind down the street, and the winter blahs have got you feeling low, there’s nothing like sitting down to a delicious, hot, homemade meal to lift your spirits. Here is a recipe for a wonderfully filling one-pot meal which is easy to prepare, inexpensive, and most importantly,

Dress up your Appetizers

Elegance, when it comes to appetizers, it is all about great tasting appetizers, with  an appealing appearance. It is a visual effect. An ordinary appetizer becomes elegant by the way it is presented. It’s all about the bling. For example cherry tomatoes stuffed with a cheese filling is a fairly common appetizer. However, you can

The best Fruits Found at Farmers Markets in the Spring

Spring brings rebirth, rejuvenation, and refreshing fruits that are missed during winter.  As white and gray landscapes give way to green and blue ones, trees bloom with the vibrant colors of their fruit, vines hang heavy with juicy goodness, and plants thrust their berries up for picking.  This is the time of year fruit salads

Reasons to Eat Stew in the Winter

People tend to eat different types of food depending on the season. Salads and other cold meals are refreshing in summertime. In the winter months, people look forward to a hot meal in the evenings to warm up after a long day at work. For a number of reasons, stew is a great winter meal.

Foods that Relax the Body

Food is one of the best ways to remedy stress. Read through these simple, easy tips to help relax your body.  Soup is a great thing to eat when you are stressed. It’s warm and soothing and just makes you want to breathe deeply. Chicken soup is great thing to have, especially if you are

Tips for Selling Vegetables at Farmers Markets in the UK

In the UK farmer’s markets are becoming increasingly popular; this is mainly due to the changing economic climate that has led to the loss of many smaller farms. In a report in April 2011it was reported that in England and Wales alone between eight and ten farmers were being forced out of business as dairy,

Making your Appetizers look Elegant and Appetizing

There are many ways to give an elegant touch to your party appetizers. They can be very simple and understated or expensive and unique but they will all draw attention to the foods you have so lovingly prepared for your party or special event.  Trays and Other Containers An elegant silver tray will make your

Restaurant Recommendations for Liverpool

Traveling to Liverpool England this year? If so check out one or all ten of the best restaurants for your dining fare. The Brasserie at Formby Hall is located at Southport Old Road, Formby on 135 acres of superb parkland. This is England’s Golf Coast, and you can partake of a few rounds during your