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  • Savvy ways to save money on food

    Savvy ways to save money on food

    Everyone hates waste. But did you know that the average household in the UK chucks out nearly £60 worth of food each month? Just think about that for a second. As well as being harsh on the environment, that amount of money could pay for a whole week’s food shopping, a new outfit or a

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    Preparing and cooking food safely

    Preparing and cooking food safely

    You may be surprised (and somewhat troubled) to learn that research points to the kitchen as the room containing most germs within the average home. Yes, that’s right, even more germs than you’d find in the bathroom – yuck! We all know that germs can spread quickly and that diseases like salmonella and E.coli are

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    junk food in disguise

    Junk Food In Disguise

    Junk food is easy to spot, right? Chips, pizzas, anything deep fried. And we all know it’s terribly bad for us, so we try to eat it in moderation. But even when you think you’ve got the whole ‘I’m in control of my diet’ thing cracked the pounds still seem to creep on. The scales

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    Why cooking with kids matters

    Why cooking with kids matters

    After a busy day at work, the last thing you might want to do is spend time in the kitchen with the kids. After all, encouraging them to ‘help’ you prepare a meal will probably lead to extra time being spent on cooking and an awful mess to clear up afterwards. However, teaching children to

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    What Foods Can We Actually Eat Nowadays

    What Foods Can We Actually Eat Nowadays

    It seems like every week there’s another food that we should avoid or a new super-food that we should be eating. Everyone wants to be healthy and what we eat is an important factor in keeping our bodies going. But how can we make sure that we’re eating the right things and not falling for

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    Nut And Peanut Allergies

    Nut And Peanut Allergies

    Peanuts are one of the most common allergies around. For those who suffer from this allergy even the slightest hint of peanuts entering the body can have devastating effects. Nut Facts Peanuts are not strictly part of the nut family – they are a legume (like lentils and peas). But the proteins inside peanuts closely

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