The smell of wood smoke, the tang of fresh shellfish, the aroma of frying onions – smells and tastes can transport us to another place in an instant.
The irony of the biggest sporting event in the world being enjoyed by millions of people sitting on their sofas for a straight fortnight is not lost on us!
There’s been a huge amount of publicity recently about various athletes who’ve decided to follow a gluten-free diet. They swear their performance is better for it. Now, we’re not party to the likes of Novak Djokovic’s medical notes, but we presume most of the gluten-free athletes have not been diagnosed as coeliac.
After unsuccessfully trying to fit into a ‘one-size-fits-all’ hat this winter it got us wondering: is there such a thing as a one-size-fits-all romantic meal?
After a completely unscientific poll of friends and team members, we’ve come up with at least three styles of ‘perfect romantic evening’.
Here are a couple of ideas you can use in the kitchen, at the dinner table and even when you’re at work to help you get back into the routine of feeling good inside while still enjoying food!
At some point, everybody has had to step up to the challenge and face the shops. There’s always one person in the house who has unofficially been assigned the responsibility of “sorting dinner” and consequently ends up trekking to the supermarket more often than they’d like. If this is you, you’ll be all too familiar with the following (by no means comprehensive) list of problems that only frequent food shoppers will experience on an unfortunate daily basis. Continue reading “10 struggles only the household food shopper will understand”
Europe is full of amazing cities bursting with culture and different food to try. For some holiday inspiration we’ve put together six of our favourite places for a weekend away. From city breaks to beach resorts, there is something for everyone. Continue reading “Six of the Best Breaks in Europe for Foodies”
We’ve all heard the famous phrase ‘you are what you eat’ and it’s even more true that you feel how you eat too. To keep in the best shape and feel the best you need to make sure you’re eating the best. Here are the foods that everyone needs to be eating more to stay healthy and on their A game. Continue reading “5 foods you need more of in your diet”
We love foodie photos! Whether it’s your latest SimplyCook creation or just the Sunday morning fry up we love to see what culinary escapades you’ve been getting up to. So much so that we’ve created our very own Instagram account (@SimplyCookcom), with lots of foodie content, handy tips and mouth-watering shots. Check it out :)!