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Save With Jamie - Win A Free Copy

Save With Jamie - Win A Free Copy

09/10/2013 09:46:00

Save With Jamie - Can You? Win a free copy of the Save With Jamie Book and see if you can make any savings. On Monday, Jamie Oliver's TV series "Jamie's Money Saving Meals" finished its run of six programmes on Channel Four, and the accompanying book "Save With Jamie" is now out. The series aims to help us to "Shop Smart, Cook Clever and Waste Less". If you've watched any of the series, you'll have a rough idea of the approach Jami...

Garden Crafts For Children by Dawn Isaac

Garden Crafts For Children by Dawn Isaac

20/11/2012 13:23:00

Garden Crafts For Children by Dawn Isaac I hope you won't mind me mentioning Chr***mas when it's still only November, but I have a great recommendation for a stocking filler for a child in your life. I'm not on some kind of commission or something(!) I just genuinely think it is a lovely book. Garden Crafts For Children is a fab book by Dawn Isaac, who is a garden designer and writer of the lovely kids gardening blog Little Green Fingers....

Grow Your Own Vegetables by Joy Larkcom

Grow Your Own Vegetables by Joy Larkcom

06/02/2012 13:39:00

Grow Your Own Vegetables by Joy Larkcom It's that time of year when you can't get an awful lot done in the cold, wet muddy garden, and even if you could, your heart is longing for a warm fire, thick socks and hot chocolate.   But you can keep yourself happy by planning the year ahead. Flicking through seed catalogues (what my other half refers to as garden porn...) and cooing over all the things you'd love to grow is an essential part of the veg growers year. It's eas...

Review of E-Numbers By Stefan Gates

Review of E-Numbers By Stefan Gates

04/07/2011 10:26:00

Win A Copy Of E-Numbers by Stefan Gates "Warning - this book may make you feel happier about your lunch!" There is an astonishing amount of myth and misunderstanding around E-numbers. They are universally billed as the bad guys of food, and yet they play a critical role in food safety. In this book and the accompanying TV series, Stefan Gates investigates the real truth about E-numbers. If you fill your grocery cart based on wh...

Farmer Foggy

Farmer Foggy

24/11/2010 14:05:00

Farmer Foggy DVD I recently came across Farmer Foggy - a new children's DVD - via a contact on twitter. It is a new venture by a production company who are aiming to familiarise very young children with real life farms and to connect children to the origins of their food. The producer, Martin Phillis, was inspired by his own children's love of visiting the countryside and city farms. Farmer Foggy is not currently on TV, but is available to buy as a DVD. ...