The trend for no-hassle pancakes continues with ready-made mixtures, pancakes and crêpes filling supermarket shelves at this time of year. But do they work? Are they worth the money? And, more importantly, do they taste good?
You don’t have to be a master chef to know how a little bit of seasoning can transform any meal. But with quality, function and style varying greatly among cruet sets, choosing the right one for you might not be as straightforward as you think.
It's one of the world's most famous flower markets and supplies 75 percent of London's florists. Heather Bishop visits New Covent Garden.
Forget slippery sachets with creams that squirt out everywhere – the humble face mask has moved on, with a material or gel mask that can deliver targeted help with the minimum of fuss or mess. We put dozens through their paces to find the best for each category.
When space and time are at a premium, gadgets that can be used for more than one task are a must. We looked for good-quality attachments for longevity, ease of moving from one function to another and, of course, how well they did what they promised to do. Find out which were our best-performing products
With so many flower delivery services on the market, we looked at some of the newer concepts – letterbox flowers, designed to fit straight through the door so you don’t need to be in, and subscription boxes, where blooms are delivered to your door on a rolling basis.
Tracey Pocock explores this less travelled corner of the well-known Spanish destination…
The Theraplate UK Liverpool International Horse Show at Liverpool’s Echo Arena, is a real family event with adrenaline fuelled fun this year for top names from the world of sport and television
Hook Norton Brewery is one of the few remaining family-run beer makers in the UK. Producing more than four million pints a year, it began pumping out beer in the mid-19th century, and many of the old techniques are still used today. ANNA POINTER went along to find out more…
Baking from scratch is always worth it, but if you don’t have the ingredients or time, having a stand-by ready mix is ideal. From brownies to carrot cakes to Victoria sponges – with gluten and without – we held our own Bake Off of ready-made cake mixes. See which won stars