Review: Vitamix Professional Series 750

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What’s the big deal about the Vitamix? Power blenders are very hot in the culinary world right now. The so-called Eat Clean trend is gathering momentum, and these are the kind of gadgets that make smoothies, shakes and soups pretty much instantly. So  if you want to join the throngs of super shiny healthy people […]

November: Feeding Boys loves…

November Feeding Boys loves...

Welcome to November’s round of Feeding Boys loves… where I share the foodie related things i’ve loved in the last month that I think are good enough to recommend to you lovely lot. As Christmas is zooming up on the horizon I’ve put some good gifting ideas in with the mix to hopefully give you a […]

October: Feeding Boys Loves…

Hasslachers Hot Drinking Chocolate

This is my semi-regular review column where I share the foodie related things i’ve loved in the last month (or two). As a food blogger one of the main perks is being sent lots of products to try out, so I like to round-up the ones worth a try, and leave out the ones that […]

Food Styling Course at Leiths

Strawberry and Rosewater Jam, styled by Katie Bryson, photo by Stuart Ovenden

As a food writer and blogger, there’s an expectation that as well as being able to write about food, you’ll also be able to make it look amazing. It might appear straightforward, but believe me, after four years it’s still pretty challenging at times. Scattering herbs, fannying around with props, getting the light right, fiddling with […]

Review: Tools 4 School Kit

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What are they? The Tools 4 School Kit is a personalised wallet packed with personalised stationary. On the easy-to-use Stuck On You website you can pick out your favourite colour, design and font. What do you get? Large pocket pencil case made from durable poly canvas and fully lined. Two pockets to fit extra stuff and personalised with […]

This month Feeding Boys loves…

Gran Luchito chilli products

Gran Luchito new product alert I’m already a fan of their products using rare Mexican chillies. The paste is incredible stirred into mayo and brushed onto meat or halloumi and griddled, or mixed with butter and slathered on corn on the cob… there is no end to my experimentation. Their new lime chutney is even […]

Food Blogger Connect 2014


I wanted to share some of the best moments from my recent visit to Food Blogger Connect, a conference set in Battersea Arts Centre in South London over the course of a hot and sunny June weekend. It offers the chance to come together with fellow food bloggers, listen to expert speakers, take part in […]

Arlo’s One Direction birthday party

One Direction Party supplies from Tiger Feet Party

We threw Arlo a birthday party at the weekend. You know just a quiet affair. 32 children raging around a very humid parish hall  to the sounds of One Direction. Arlo had planned his party way back in February, and has been telling his classmates all about it for months. “One Direction are coming to […]

March: Feeding Boys recommends

Belgian Milk Chocolate topped Organic Rice Thins

Flippin’ eck, it’s April already, so I guess it’s time to fill you in on the highlights of the samples that have been sent my way in the last month or so. Lekue rice cooker Top of the list for me is this genius silicon rice cooker that allows you to cook rice absolutely perfectly […]

Valentine meal: Crispy spiced chicken

Crispy spiced chicken with duchess potatoes

Crispy spiced chicken with Gran Luchito mayo served with duchess potatoes, watercress and cherry tomatoes roasted on the vine… If you’re staying in on February 14, but fancy cooking up a treat for your Valentine then here’s a really simple but supremely tasty recipe to woo them with. The chicken breast is coated with delicious […]