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How To Sensibly Stock Food For Self-Isolation And Quarantine
How To Sensibly Stock Food For Self-Isolation And Quarantine

Over the last week, a lot of you have sent me messages asking me how I was stocking my pantry and for tips to ensure that we continue to eat reasonably healthy during the coronavirus crisis. So, I thought of sharing my food action plan in a series of informative posts...

How To Get Your Daily Dose Of Vegetables And Fruit During Isolation
How To Get Your Daily Dose Of Vegetables And Fruit During Isolation

How do you get your daily dose of veggies and fruit if you don't have access to fresh produce? Whether you are a devout vegetarian/vegan or just someone who can't live without their daily dose of veggies and fruit, the idea of a lockdown or self-isolation is worrying....

How To Make Hung Yogurt
How To Make Hung Yogurt

Hung yogurt is quite simply the thick creamy yogurt you are left with after you drain the yogurt in a muslin or cheesecloth hanging from your kitchen tap. The liquid that drains out is whey which is excellent for cooking or to thin your smoothies. Hung yogurt takes...

How To Cook Quinoa
How To Cook Quinoa

  I have been buying quinoa and quinoa flakes for a while now. Sadly, the packets die a slow death in the pantry. Honestly, I can't tell you why I am so apprehensive to cook it. Maybe my fussy offsprings are to blame. But I still buy quinoa, like clockwork. Maybe...

On Turning 36 And How To Make Tomato Water
On Turning 36 And How To Make Tomato Water

  I am 36 today. It is my birthday. It kind of crept up on me. It crept up on my family. It managed to scare them because they were caught unawares. While the boys got busy with their craft box, Nick assured me there would be cake and good food that evening and...