Creativity for Easter 18th-21st April 2014

By | April 4th, 2014|Food, Seasonal|

Along with many other occasions throughout the year such as Christmas and Halloween, Easter brings out the creativity in people. Whether it be putting on an Easter themed party, cooking food, baking Easter themed cakes, making cards or making presents, being creative is an interest many people have. For those who may feel artistic and [...]

The Magnificent Seven Fruit and Vegetables

By | April 3rd, 2014|Food|

For many years it has been suggested that we should eat at least five lots of fruit and vegetables a day as part of a healthy diet. Recent surveys have now revealed that we must eat a higher amount of fruit and vegetables a day to gain all the health benefits that we need. It [...]

Food Related April Fools’ – 1st April 2014

By | April 1st, 2014|Food, Restaurants, Seasonal, Smart Phone App, Takeaway|

In 1957, there was the biggest April fools’ joke ever. The BBC Panorama show aired a three minute recording of a Swiss family harvesting strings of spaghetti from spaghetti trees. With the British being unfamiliar with what spaghetti was in the 1950’s, they believed that what they were seeing in this BBC broadcast, [...]

Meat Free Monday

By | March 31st, 2014|Food, Vegetarian|

The Meatless Monday Campaign The Meat Free Monday first came about in 2003, with the Meatless Monday campaign to encourage people to eat less meat and to also be a bit healthier. As a result this has become quite big with food companies, restaurants and takeaways getting involved with Meat Free Monday’s. For this they [...]

National Spinach Day – 26th March 2014

By | March 26th, 2014|Food, Seasonal|

Today is National Spinach Day. So today is the perfect day to get out some spinach and see what other food you can put it with to make a nice meal for National Spinach Day. Spinach is a leafy green edible plant, with leaves that can be eaten on their own or can be an ingredient [...]

International Waffle Day – 25th March 2014

By | March 25th, 2014|Food, Seasonal|

Each year International Waffle Day falls on the 25th March. On this day those who like to celebrate the day will usually do this by eating lots of waffles. Waffles are eaten all over the world and are particularly popular in Belgium and France. Waffles are also popular in America, however in the United States [...]

Saint Patrick’s Day – 17th March 2014

By | March 17th, 2014|Food, Seasonal|

Saint Patrick’s Day is celebrated each year on the 17th March. It is both culturally and religiously celebrated in Ireland to mark the death of Irelands patron saint, Saint Patrick. Many will also join in celebrating in other countries, with festivals and in many Irish Pubs or Bars. Those who like to celebrate the day [...]

What You Can Do With A Potato

By | March 14th, 2014|Food, Seasonal|

Potatoes are one of the most versatile pieces of food that there are, as there are just so many different potato varieties and you can make so many different things out of them. Jacket Potatoes Jacket Potatoes are easy to make, simply softening them in the microwave then crisping up the skins in the oven. [...]

Food Themed Fashion

By | March 6th, 2014|Design, Fashion, Food|

Fashion shows and fashion collections are becoming very creative. This year at various Fashion weeks, mixing together the ingredients of food and fashion have been a common recipe. What is the meaning though behind food and fashion. Many are saying that it is to represent the closeness between fast food and fast fashion. Fashion changes [...]

Creative Pancakes for Pancake Day

By | March 4th, 2014|Food, Seasonal|

Smart Restaurants have come up with a few ideas for you to make your Pancake Day more fun by being creative with your pancakes! Take a look at some fun shaped pancakes that we have chosen for you. Tie Shaped Pancake This pancake is great to make for your father after they come home after [...]