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Cauliflower ‘Pizza’

Cauliflower ‘Pizza’

ave you ever tried making a pizza base out of cauliflower? I remember my first attempt. It. was. terrible. Soggy, with a really strong overcooked cauliflower aroma and flavour. Yuck! It was so bad that I decided it wasn’t a place I ever wanted to go to again. Like never (and normally I’m a firm […]

Do You Make this Meal Planning Mistake?

Do You Make this Meal Planning Mistake?

ecently I did a survey asking Stonesoup readers about their biggest problems with cooking and eating. Guess what came out on top? Meal planning. The whole process of figuring out what to cook each week can be a challenge. Here’s the thing… the reason you may be struggling with the process of planning and shopping […]

How to Open Any Jar

How to Open Any Jar

ere’s a fact that not many people know about me… It’s one of my ‘super powers’. I’m really great at opening jars. It may not seem a big deal, but trust me, it totally comes in handy. So how did I develop my super strength? It was something I figured out during my very first […]

Special Birthday Treats!

Special Birthday Treats!

his may sound a bit crazy. But I’m going to tell you anyway… It’s my birthday on Thursday (no that’s not the crazy part). This year I’m actually looking forward to getting older. Like really excited about it. Why? Well, I’m turning 44 and all my previous repeated digit years have been really significant for […]

Can You Help Out?

Can You Help Out?

ife is good at the moment. Finbar is sleeping through the night. My Irishman and I have our ‘adult time’ evenings together again (at last!). Spring is in the air. AND I’m working on an exciting new project. It’s early days so I can’t share much BUT I really could do with your help… I’d […]

An Easy Way to Make Kimchi

An Easy Way to Make Kimchi

his sounds really silly but I used to be afraid of kimchi. I know, Even reading the words ‘kimchi’ and ‘afraid’ in the same sentence seems a bit of overkill. But it’s true. Hi my name is Jules and I used to be scared of fermented cabbage. It started years ago when I was living […]

An Easy Way to Make Kimchi

An Easy Way to Make Kimchi

his sounds really silly but I used to be afraid of kimchi. I know, Even reading the words ‘kimchi’ and ‘afraid’ in the same sentence seems a bit of overkill. But it’s true. Hi my name is Jules and I used to be scared of fermented cabbage. It started years ago when I was living […]

5 Reasons I LOVE Cooking

5 Reasons I LOVE Cooking

ast year I had a huge ‘a-ha’ moment about my business and my blog. One of those big ‘lightbulbs-flashing’ realizations. Basically I’ve been doing you a disservice. I’ve been apologizing for asking you to spend time in the kitchen (I did write a whole book of 10-minute recipes) instead of inspiring you to enjoy your […]

What does ‘healthy’ mean to you?

What does ‘healthy’ mean to you?

few weeks ago I had a little ‘rant’ about my view on natural sweeteners. It generated some great discussion in the comments which I loved. It also made me really think about the term healthy eating and what it means to me. But before I get to that… I have to tell you about this […]