Burnt popcorn and a radio interview!

I spent most of last week trying to make popcorn pretty unsuccessfully.  I don’t have a microwave as I gave it away a while ago (read about that here) and I…

Make your own thermal cooker

Why slow cook food? Thermal cookers are great for saving energy, time and money. I batch cook soup and stews and slow cooking brings out lots of the lovely flavours….

Slow cooking soup, without a slow cooker

How to slow cook without a slow cooker I’d been thinking a lot about saucepans and slow cookers when I made a discovery. OK it wasn’t ground breaking but it…