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…

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…

Vegan doctors launch Plant-Based Health Online

If you are following a vegan diet, have you ever had issues with unsympathetic health care professionals? Two British doctors, who believe that a plant-based diet is central to improving people's health, are addressing this via an online healthcare service, writes Ashley Norris of Transition Earth.  Plant-Based Health Online (PBHO) is the brainchild of Dr. Laura…

Vegan Trends for 2021 – including healthier fake meat

Vegan Trends: A vegan Christmas pudding As we hurtle towards 2021 and Veganuary, it’s a good time to look back at the vegan trends of 2020, and look forward to 2021. Founder of Stem and Glory Louise Palmer-Masterton predicts a year for healthier fake meat and vegan seafood... Without doubt 2020…

Top 50 signs you are a Foodie

  Knowing what order to lay and use cutlery, having dined at a Michelin-star restaurant and being able to pronounce ‘quinoa’ correctly are among some of the signs you're a foodie. A poll of 2,000 adults looked at the traits which indicate you have an especially refined interest in food. And watching several cookery programmes…

Top foods to support the immune system

  Dark leafy greens can help to support the immune system Almost 10 million British adults have started researching their immune system online since the coronavirus pandemic began. A poll of 2,000 adults found 15 per cent have taken it upon themselves to become more knowledgeable in recent weeks. And three…

The practicalities of living an organic life on a budget

Take a stroll through the average grocery store, and you could be forgiven for thinking that organic is a choice that’s only available to high wage earners. Walk next door into the health food store and your suspicions would be confirmed. One organic living site recently proclaimed that choosing organic was “only” 20 to 60…

Yoga tops list of online classes during lockdown

  Yoga, High-Intensity Training and dance classes are among the most popular ways to stay in shape during lockdown.A study of 2,000 adults found that as a result of having to ration their exercise outside of the home, one in three are participating in online fitness sessions an average of three times a week. Aerobics,…

Things To Consider Before Becoming A Nutritionist

Dietitians are in demand. If you’re interested in food and nutrition and want to work for yourself, then becoming a nutritionist could be the career for you. Here’s what to consider first.  What does a nutritionist do? A nutritionist is an expert in food and nutrition who can help people to make better food decisions…