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Life in the kitchen

Life in the kitchen

More series and suppers on the sofa.

Our series expert and discerning critic has recommended more winter watching, paired with the perfect meal. Try these popular, critically-acclaimed goodies.

28th Jun 2017
Life made simple

Life made simple

It's winter, and that means going to the movies. The real movies.

Winter's the time for it. Here's how to do the full movie Monty, with popcorn, sweets or snacks, and big drinks with lots of ice.

27th Jun 2017
Life made simple

Life made simple

My garden hibernates - can I?

Be patient, and be grateful for your winter garden. It’s just getting on with things in its own quiet way. Trust the process. You’ll soon see.

22nd Jun 2017
Life made simple

Life made simple

Winter solstice: Here comes more sun.

It's the winter solstice this week - so make your favourite soup, light a fire or get your old hot water bottle to make itself useful. Then find yourself a good book.

21st Jun 2017
Life in the Kitchen

Life in the Kitchen

Cocoa and turmeric. The best thing since sliced milk.

Whether you take a cup of steaming hot cocoa milk or sweet, golden turmeric milk to bed, we're sure you'll sleep like a log.

20th Jun 2017
Life in the kitchen

Life in the kitchen

Happy roasting Sundays

Sunday roasts never go out of fashion: the best way to do a Sunday roast is to borrow some inherited tips from your gran, and make sure everyone does their bit.

15th Jun 2017
Life made simple

Life made simple

Hang up your herbs.

A great weekend project that brings your herbs inside for the winter, and looks lovely as a living installation insdie.

14th Jun 2017
Life in the Kitchen

Life in the Kitchen

Pomegranate, Kale and Wild Rice Salad.

In early winter, it’s still possible to find pomegranate in some stores or on trees - so here’s a winning salad recipe to make the most of those juicy red pomegranate jewels.

13th Jun 2017
Life in the Kitchen

Life in the Kitchen

Chips. The cure for a long week.

It's Friday. You deserve a medal. If no medals find their way to your chest, there’s always a plate of chips.

8th Jun 2017
Life made simple

Life made simple

Let's make composting something we all just do.

Most kitchen waste can go to the compost bin, rather than the refuse bin: here's an easy guide to recycling compostable material.

7th Jun 2017