Filling the hole Bake Off left in your home

For many people, the end of the Great British Bake Off didn’t only leave a gap in their TV viewing schedule but also left them with a desire to try some of the delicious recipes that they saw on the show. Not everyone is prepared to be the next Mary Berry with a kitchen stocked with baking appliances and ingredients, so how do you get started if the show has inspired you to try baking for the first time. [Read more…]

Summer recipes

Summer is the time of sunshine and showers, so it never hurts to prepare for both when considering your summer recipes. It also means that spending as little time at the cooker as possible is always a good thing, so here are some simple summer recipes that can work indoors or outdoors and require only minimal cooking. [Read more…]

Is a dishwasher a good idea?

One of the modern appliances that has found its way into many people’s homes is the dishwasher. For some, they are a lifesaver that clears away a big source of arguments and untidiness in the kitchen. But for those who don’t have them, they are an unnecessary waste of electricity and space. So, what are the pros and cons of having one? [Read more…]

Spring Cleaning Your Kitchen

Spring is a time of renewal as the natural world begins to throw off the winter and start to prepare for the most productive time of the year. This often inspires us to do something similar in our homes and this leads to spring cleaning. Spring cleaning the kitchen is always a good opportunity to carry out an assessment of the room’s facilities as well as giving everything a refresh. [Read more…]

A quick guide to choosing your boiling water tap

One of the most used appliances in the British kitchen is the humble kettle. However, the new kid on the block is the boiling water tap. These taps promise instant boiling water straight from a storage container under the sink. Most models can also dispense cold and warm water from the same tap.

Although boiling water taps are more of an investment, we highly recommend them as they are cheaper to use than kettles and a more efficient solution. [Read more…]