Yearly Archives: 2016
Cooking Christmas dinner is no mean feat. The frenzy of activity that starts with the chopping and doesn’t end until the carving requires culinary prowess of superhuman proportions.
Is the way you use your appliances absolutely criminal?
Sometimes we’re all just a tiny bit reckless, speeding on with our chores without looking at the appliance manual first. But there are petty offences and then there are appliance owners that are nothing short of delinquent.Read more
The privilege of being allowed on the Christmas dinner plate is one we reserve for few foods. Turkey we’ll allow of course. But then you start getting into roast beef or gammon territory and the question soon arises: is that really part of a traditional Christmas dinner?
Some people prepare their Christmas dinner according to a precise spreadsheet of timings. Others chaotically hurl everything into the oven and hope for the best. (You know which one you are.) One thing’s for sure, the stresses of cooking Christmas dinner mean you need your kitchen appliances to be in tip top shape to support you.
Your hairdryer is good for more than just styling your flowing locks. (We’ve just gone right ahead and assumed that if you’re reading this you have flowing locks.) Hairdryers are in fact very versatile beauty appliances that can help you with all sorts of jobs around your house.
It’s cold. It’s dark. It’s miserable. Yep, it’s definitely winter. But it’s not all doom and gloom. Winter is the season of bonfires, hot chocolate, comfy jumpers and of course Christmas. (It’s November so we’re allowed to mention this particular C-word now, right?) To help you survive, nay, enjoy winter in all its blustery glory you might need a little help from your appliances.
You start your day shivering as you scrape ice off your car. The day continues as you toil away in your office surrounded by colds and coughs. At last, you leave to find it’s pitch black outside and temperatures are sub-zero. On winter days like these, you need something truly comforting and nothing beats a warming homemade soup.
Guests are arriving and your home looks frightful. Luckily you’re throwing a Halloween party so that’s pretty much the point. Lanterns are lit casting ghostly shadows over the walls and you’ve got a big stack of sweets for any trick-or-treaters that come knocking. But wait! If you really want to fill your guests with dread, decorating your appliances is a must.
When it comes to baking; the mixing, decorating and eating are all glorious fun. The cleaning up part… not so much. But it can be hassle-free with the right know-how!