Loafing around with friends

There’s more to being a great host than just a sparkling personality – you should be able to keep your guests well-fed and entertained with minimal effort. With a few loaves of Blue Ribbon bread in your kitchen, you can’t go wrong with some simple bread-based snacks to whip up when you have friends over…

6 storage tips for filling the super-useful freezer

We’re all guilty of throwing things in the freezer wherever we find space, only to have the frustrating experience of trying to dig and unearth it later. Looking into an organised freezer, on the other hand, will put you at ease – things are packed correctly so they...

Weird bread spreads from around the world

It’s incredible the diversity of flavours that can fit into a small jar. Weird bread spreads from around the world pack their own unique punch. Here’s a roundup of some of the strangest continental bread spreads, and how you can use them as inspiration for your own...

Cut screen time and boost creativity in your kids

There’s a time and place for technology – but it’s not all day, every day. If your child is spending all their time with their eyes glued to the TV screen or endlessly swiping on an iPad, chances are they’re missing out on the important parts of childhood that...

5 easy ways to get your kids to eat breakfast

It’s a fact: kids who eat a good breakfast find it easier to concentrate, behave better and eat more healthily throughout the day. But it can be a struggle to get kids to wolf down so much as a rice crispy. Here are some simple ways to encourage your children to eat...

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