Did you know that the UK holds a National Picnic Week every year, aiming to share advice, tips, recipes and information to make sure everything from the food and drink…

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This year, Pancake Day falls on 4th March 2014. The day is more correctly known as ‘Shrove Tuesday’, the word ‘Shrove’ coming from ‘shrive’ meaning to confess. It’s the last…

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It’s winter, and there’s a decided nip in the air. It’s the time of year for comfort food, such as thick, warming soup – and who better to set us…

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If you’re feeling a little low after the Christmas and New Year festivities, there’s still Burns Night to look forward to. A national institution in Scotland, it’s celebrated on or…

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Here at Cosy Home, we’re busy getting ready for Christmas by making a batch of our favourite festive mincemeat. Now’s the time, as it needs to be made a few days…

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