20 years ago a friend of ours was replacing a very high-end kitchen in their central London flat. As we were renovating our home, we jumped at the opportunity to take the kitchen units, which were a mix of drawers, pull-out larder, shallow larder cupboard and high level cabinets. At first, I had to unlearn principles around the way things were stored in a kitchen, the ideas … [Read more...] about Drawers or cabinets for a family-friendly kitchen?
Do you have some cucumbers hanging around? We LOVE the humble cucumber as a side dish for different cuisines or a dip! It's one of the first dishes my kids made, as it's so simple. The beauty of this is that the children learn how different spices added to the same base mixture changes the flavour of a dish so much. What ingredients do you need? 1-2 … [Read more...] about Cooking with kids: Raita or Tzatziki
We couldn't live with our hotch-potch, partly-removed 1960s kitchen anymore. I loved the colour, the look and our industrial worktop with integrated sink, but the layout and cupboard spaces were driving me crazy. Taking out or putting away plates and cups became the task of us taller ones ...the kids regressed in their dishwasher emptying duties. We needed a new small, but … [Read more...] about How to design a Small, but Practical Family Kitchen