Chinese New Year – The Tradition

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Chinese New Year is one of China’s most celebrated dates throughout the year. This old Chinese tradition revolves around the Luna calendar and varies on date from year to year as it is shorter than a traditional solar calendar year. The true reason behind this origin is not known for certain although there are many […]

Burns Night Healthy Oriental Haggis Recipe

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What is Burns Night Burns night is a heartily celebrated occasion to honour the Bard (Poet) Robert Burns. Born in Scotland on January 25th 1759 he was also known as the ‘Bard of Ayrshire’. Burns night was originally celebrated on the anniversary of his death, July 21st 1796 by his close acquaintances, but was later moved […]

Welcome to the New KitchenAid Mini Mixer

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Good things come in small packages so the saying goes and the new KitchenAid Mini Mixer proves the case. Weighing in a full 25% lighter and 20% smaller than its bigger brother, this mini mixing marvel still packs a punch when it comes to power. Read on to find out all you need to know […]

Cooking with a Steamer

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One of the healthiest methods used at home for creating a fresh and tasty meal is by using a steamer. Steaming preserves nutrients, flavour and texture and keeps food succulent and moist which can sometimes be lost during conventional cooking methods. Using a stacking steamer saves cooking space and requires the use of only one ring […]