Making Healthy Food More Appealing To Children

It is extremely important that children eat there 5 portions of fruit and vegetables per day. But, this can be extremely difficult, as children can be more attracted to other foods which are sweeter. We are going to look into some ways which you can make healthy foods more appealing to children. One way which you can make healthy foods more appealing to children is by becoming more creative. Rather than cutting the apple into normal slices, try cutting them into a french fry shape or different shapes. Children will prefer eating foods in different shapes than normal. Another way to encourage children to eat their fruit and veg is by offering them it with every meal. Allow them to decide when they want to eat it. Also if they...

Do I Need To Hire A Caterer?

For some people hiring a caterer is the best idea. But it is not always necessary. In some instances for example a wedding reception, I would highly recommend that your hire a caterer, due to you not wanting to be stressed on your big day. However, there are some cases where caterers are not needed. For example, birthday parties. This is one occasion which you can cater for yourself. It will more than likely work out cheaper this way too if you shop around and find the best items on deals. When doing the catering for yourself all you need to consider is what you and your guests would like. Having snack items set out upon a table for any occasion will be your best bet. This is because it...

Catering For A Funeral Wake

You may be wondering what food is expected at a wake. Having a loved one pass away and having to organise a funeral and wake is the last thing you want to do when you are grieving.  A catering service can help take some stress away by providing freshly prepared food, delivered and laid out ready for when you all return from the funeral.  Even the smallest of gatherings can be difficult to cater for when you are not there to prepare. What food is suitable for a wake? caterers can provide either hot or cold food. Most wakes are finger foods as some family and friends may not want to eat large meals.  Grazing board, cold buffets are the best options as these can be prepared and delivered before...

Catering For A Children’s Birthday Party

Children’s birthday parties are one of the hardest things to cater to. Children are well known for being picky eaters, so how can we make catering easier. What are some must-have for all children parties? CakeWhen thinking about a birthday party, the cake is one of the first things that comes to mind. Your best bet with a children’s party is either a chocolate cake or a character-themed cake. Both of these will go down a treat. FruitAs we all know, it is important for children to eat fruit every day. This is an excellent choice for party food as most children like their fruit. Have a selection out for them to choose from and it is bound to all be eaten. Some favourites are strawberries, apple and melon. CrispsCrisps...

How has shopping changed in 2020?

Shopping has changed dramatically between the start of 2020 and now. We have seen many changes in our stores, from normality to no groceries on shelves and queuing to enter. But what is grocery shopping like now? Grocery shopping is slowly heading back to normality. There are not as many restrictions on products. You can buy what you would normally. There are groceries on the shelves too. You may find that you still need to queue to enter the store. However, this may not be as long of a wait, but it may still be there. This is to still help keep everyone safe. Card payments are also still preferred in shops. This is again to keep workers and yourself safe. Whilst on the topic of checking out, you may...

Why is there no flour in shops right now?

It seems as if the new trend of baking has meant people have stocked up on essentials during lockdown, with flour being the most important ingredient for so many recipes. This means the flour is very hard to come by in supermarkets right now. People most likely want to distract and entertain their families during the lockdown and it has led to people buying up all the flour. Director general of the National Association of British and Irish Millers, Alex Waugh, has said that sales of flour in shops has increased since the outbreak and subsequent lockdown, adding that the necessity to store the flour in small bags is partly responsible for the shortage. He said: ‘UK millers are working around the clock – genuinely milling flour 24-hours-day-seven-days-a-week to double...

What are commercial umbrellas used for?

Well, as we all know that everyone wants to enjoy quality time outside in the sunny or rainy weather but do not necessarily want to sit under rain or scorching heat of the sun. This is why, different restaurants, hotels, outdoor playing or service areas use commercial umbrellas provide their customers some kind of shade to cope up with all kinds of weather conditions and enjoy the surrounding as much as their clients like, without getting affected by pouring or heat. Commercial umbrellas are the ones which business owner use for commercial purposes and they are much larger in sizes as compared to the ones you normally use in homes or find in nearby stores. Commercial umbrellas are installed by owners of restaurants, hotels or anyone who wants to run...