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75 Sugar Flowers by Helen Penman

75 Sugar Flowers by Helen Penman, softback published by Search Press. ISBN 978-1-78221-057-3, price 10.99 available from www.searchpress.com For all cake decorators who love flowers. The instructions include a wide variety of flowers from...

Basic Cake Decorating by Shelly Baker

Basic Cake Decorating by Shelly Baker, softback published by Search Press. ISBN 978-1-78221-041-2, price 14.99 available from www.searchpress.com This is a hefty reference book full of ideas for decorating cakes. Perfect piping, fondant, marzipan,...

How to de-seed a pomegranate

I love pomegranates but they are fiddly to de-seed. As a child, I remember my mother taking out each seed laboriously with a pin (not sure she sterilised it first either, but this was...

Reduce Sugar

I welcome the new recognition of the dangers of too much sugar in our diets. One teaspoon of sugar is 5g. Recommended added sugar to our lifestyle is 50g a day, 70g for men....

Wedding Cakes by Rosalind Miller

Wedding Cakes by Rosalind Miller, hardback published by Cicada. ISBN 978-19-08714-08-4, price 24.95, available from www.cicadabooks.co.uk It’s cake time. Let me say first of all that this book makes a wonderful impression – the...

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Carrot Juice

New to juicing? Single ingredient juices are a fab way to start the day. Here is my favourite single veg juice – carrot. Not only is it brimming with Vitamins, it is so refreshing...

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Lentil Salad

I love lentils, red, green or brown. This salad is based on a Tunisian lentil salad. It’s a healthy dish that is easy to make and easy to vary. They key to a Tunisian...

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Green and Beetroot Juice

I’m re-discovering the joys of juicing this morning. I used to juice daily and felt energised. Stressful situations meant my digestive system took a nose dive. I was advised to stop juicing by doctors....

Nature Heals

If you are suffering from chronic fatigue, fibromylagia, migraine and a host of other unexplained symptoms look to mother nature to heal. Assuming you have been medically checked out and no reason was found...