Top 15 hangover cures revealed – including fresh air and a Bloody Mary

  The average drinker will endure four hangovers this month - with each one lasting 10 hours. A poll of 2,000 adults who drink alcohol found there will be 16 occasions where they indulge - including work parties, drinks at home, and meals out. In a desperate attempt to feel tip-top, 75 per cent will…

TikTok star reveals simple recipes for just £1 per portion

A TikTok star has revealed her simple recipes which cost just £1 per portion to feed a family of four. Becky Excell has created a menu of nutritious and healthy dishes – including smoky tomato rice, sticky sausage stew and turkey and cranberry pie. The influencer and best-selling author has created these meals to help…

Brits spend 2.5 years of adult lives in kitchen

A study of 2,000 adults found six hours and 50 minutes are spent in the 'heart of the home' during the typical week. The kettle gets boiled 12 times during a typical week, while 43 minutes are spent stirring food. And the average adult predicts they do more than 300 steps a day in the…

1 in 3 adults make diet choices based on social media

  Drinking water instead of eating snacks, setting intake limits and cutting out all snacking are among the top changes people have already made to their diet due to social media influence. While more than a quarter of adults have cut out all bread, more than one in five have cut dairy entirely and 23…

Foods to avoid on a first date – spicy curry tops list

A poll of 2,000 adults found spicy curry, spaghetti dishes, ribs and corn on the cob among the top foods to avoid on a first date at all costs, along with oysters - usually dubbed the food of love - and noodles. Just a fifth of adults would feel comfortable eating messy foods like spaghetti…

8 Must-have Kitchen Tools That Will Help You Enjoy Tastier Food

There are many reasons why you may want to cook your meals at home to save money, to eat healthier, or just for the sake of convenience. But one of the most important reasons is that it's often just plain more delicious. And while there are tons of things on this list that can help…

5 ways your kitchen is set to get smarter in the 21st century

Nick Orme, co-founder of Njori, explains how your kitchen is set to become a lot smarter, allowing you to cook dishes once only the preserve of professional chefs... Your phone is smart. Your TV is smart. Your speakers are smart. Even your central heating is smart. But your kitchen? It’s still pretty much as it’s…

Edible Flower Recipes to Freshen Up Your Summer Menu

Spring has sprung, and there are plenty of flowers all over our gardens that are just begging to be eaten, but if you haven’t tried flowers before, that concept may feel a bit strange. Not all flowers are safe to eat, so you can’t just pick anything you see. However, the following recipes in this…

Top 10 tips to save money on kitchen energy bills

British families have been dusting down old bread makers, sandwich toasters and food processors as they spend 14 hours extra a week in the kitchen cooking up a storm. A study of 2,000 families found 58 per cent are finding new ways of being inventive in the kitchen, by turning to the likes of ice…

7 Top Tips for Creating the Perfect Pancake

The Bake King, AKA Ben Cullen, has come up with the top do’s and don'ts for creating the perfect pancake this Shrove Tuesday.  Ben's top tip is to not beat yourself up with “over-beating the mix” – as millions fail before it hits the pan by over-mixing the ingredients. And it really is all in…