“Pause Before Eating” with @beyondchoc #Ditchdieting

Featured image from Buttercream Dreams (Stockport based) Christmas and then New Year is coming up … for many a time of ‘terror’ for Christmas parties, and then “the resolutions” (not something I’ve ever been a fan of – start where you are, don’t wait for a random date in the calendar). I’ve only ever got […]

The Food So Far: #TFBloggers

So yesterday, on Facebook I put a photo of our meal the evening before “pork and Irish”: We always know that food will get people talking, and heading off to foreign climes always gives the opportunity to be exposed to other cuisine. We established pretty early that any restaurant menus are a work of aspiration […]

40 minutes to a loaf of bread!

I have just eaten a couple of slices from this loaf (well, I did a bit of other blogging after), and am resisting have too much more :-). At 5.45pm I hadn’t even started making it…  It wouldn’t be much good as a sandwich loaf as it didn’t quite stay whole (but maybe that’s because […]

Zoe Salmon ‘Big Fat Truth about Low Fat Foods’

See more on the BBC website, and also a couple of stories from the Express and the Sun.  Alerted to the TV programme by Beyond Chocolate… also remember from Slimming World Days, that Special K was banned!

Slow Cooking

On my to-do list for this year was to try and cook more of my own food (especially that which is then freezable). I’ve never been a fan of ready meals, and especially after having a couple this weekend (I was tired & they were in the reduced section.. Taste the Difference Steak & Ale […]