5 Strategies to Better Manage Wedding Planning Stress

Planning a wedding brings together a wide range of emotional highs and lows, from excitement to anxiety. It can be mentally, physically and emotionally draining to the point where you can even forget the real reason behind the intention of marriage – to commit to the love of your life! With weddings involving so many […]

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Which Diet Trends Will We See in 2019?

With the start of each new year, many of us pledge to adopt a healthier lifestyle, improve our diet, give up alcohol and lose weight. It’s the perfect time to start a new approach, but with so many diets available it can be tough to determine which will be the most effective. Scientists are continually […]

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Herb Pairing: Which Herbs Work Best with Which Ingredients?

With the vast array of herbs available today, it can be quite the challenge to navigate your way through them. Herbs can bring so much to a dish and by selecting the perfect ones, food can be enhanced and elevated. That said, choosing the wrong herb can easily compromise the overall flavour and why knowing […]

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Goodbye Beige, Hello Colour: How to Reinvent the Old-fashioned Buffet

With Christmas comes many a buffet! We love nothing more than a table full of food to choose from and it’s an incredibly social and simple way of catering for groups at a party or gathering. Yet, gone are the days when beige was the only colour to feature on the table – sausage rolls […]

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Unique Ways to Reward Your Team for a Job Well Done

Reward and recognition are an important part of maintaining staff morale, engagement and productivity. Yet sometimes, more common ways of demonstrating this can be a bit predicable and let’s be honest a quite boring! Ultimately, anything that is a bit samey or unoriginal will fail to become attractive at some point and in this case […]

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What on Earth is Flexitarianism?

In a recent study conducted by supermarket chain, Waitrose, it emerged that one third of the UK population are taking action to reduce their meat consumption. Moreover, 60% of those who have shifted to a vegetarian or vegan diet have done so in the last five years. It would seem that the UK, along with […]

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Optimising Seasonal Produce: Making the Most of What’s on Offer this Autumn

In the UK we’re blessed to have four very distinct seasons, gifting us with a wealth of diverse local produce. Each season brings a harvest of deliciously fresh se asonal food which can be used to create unique and creative culinary delights! The landscape of the autumn season in the UK is one of warming, […]

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5 Delicious Dishes Featuring Pumpkins

With Halloween just around the corner and the autumn season upon us, the humble pumpkin is in plentiful supply.  This delightful vibrant orange fruit (yes it’s a fruit!) belongs to the squash family and can be used in a variety of ways – from savoury plates to sweet treats, pumpkins are the perfect autumnal ingredient […]

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Is It Too Early to Talk About Christmas Party Planning?

With the shops already filled with Christmas gifts and treats and the chill in the air, whether we are ready to accept it or not, December is not far away at all! It may feel too early to begin Christmas party planning, but it would be wise to get preparations underway sooner rather than later, […]

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Street Food You Must Try from Around the World

Street food has been around for years and in most corners of the globe, yet it is only recently that such variety is on offer in the UK. Historically, we’d have to trek all corners of the globe to access such delights and whilst this still holds much appeal, how wonderful it is to be […]

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