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Top 5 Tasks in your garden mid February Fresh Ideas

Top 5 tasks in your garden mid February

Got green thumbs and love your garden? Here are five superb tips for your home vege patch for early to mid February. As you...

Fresh FYI: What exactly is pepper?

We use it everyday. It's the world's most popular spice- yes beating salt! It speeds up the metabolism and jzooshes up those yummy kitchen...

Fresh FYI: Cardamom

Foodwriter, author and cookery teacher Marlena Spieler gives you a rundown on the deep, perfumed, sweet spice that is cardamom. In all my years of...

It’s a small thing, but… The pavlova is ours!

The battle over the country of origin for the Pavlova is finally over and NZ can claim the culinary crown. The war for the pavlova...
Worth a Grain of Salt Fresh Ideas

So a low salt diet isn’t so super after all?

Public health advice to minimise salt consumption to lower blood pressure is based on spurious science and does not recognise the complex role of...

Black rice latest superfood

Black rice - revered in ancient China but overlooked in the West - could be one of the greatest superfoods yet, say scientists. Black rice...