Cheat’s Gazpacho Soup

Back now and enjoying my drink! This is what ‘m having for lunch today as it’s hot, so thought I’d share it with you. I love traditional Spanish gazpacho soup, but can’t often be bothered to make it, so here’s an easy version based on the idea. Get some Covent Garden Plum Tomato & Basil …

Iced Mocha

This has become our favourite Summer drink; perfect for when the weather’s really hot and you could do with a pick me up. Simply put 2 teaspoons of (organic fair-trade of course) decaff coffee and 2-3 heaped teaspoons of Green & Black’s non-dairy hot chocolate powder into a small cup and stir in boiling water. …

Did You Realise…?

That conservatively estimated figures suggest that at least 26,000 people in Britain die from an adverse reaction to a medicine every year. This compares to only 3,200 in road accidents. I was stunned at that!   Studies show that a total of 1,489 drugs were found to be associated with adverse reaction although 51 of …

Berry Granita

In anticipation of lovely warm weather, how about this for a refreshing dessert? Ok, so it’s got some calories in it from sugar, but it’s got to be better than ice-cream in the health stakes!   Dissolve 150g caster sugar or Zylosweet in 650ml hot Earl Grey tea. Whilst it cools, use a blender to …