The herbal tea revolution: a health and taste sensation, or is it no substitute for a proper cuppa?
Housemates, coursemates, teammates and not to mention family means lots of presents! Why not be savvy and do a secret Santa agreeing an amount to spend put all your names in a hat and pull out the person you buy for- they might not be your favourite person in the world but hey look at […]
These foods provide the perfect stomach lining for excessive amounts of alcohol
Faye Waterhouse sets out to see if the North-east’s equivalent of the Two Fat Ladies still cut the mustard with their new slimline recipes.
Nothing expresses your feelings better than a big old basket of muffins, so give these lemon and raspberry buns a go.
Who doesn’t like this classic cake? This fail-safe recipe works for the beginner or the Mary Berry’s among us. The cake should be moist with a sharp tang. Easy to make but even easier to eat! Ingredients 200g butter 200g golden caster sugar 3 eggs 50g plain flour (sieved) 125g ground almonds 2 lemons […]
Fed up of counting sheep? Faye Waterhouse has the food and drink solution.
Nestled in the middle of Deansgate lies Topkapi Palace, a small Turkish restaurant. Having never been to a Turkish restaurant before I stepped inside not knowing quite what to expect… I was pleasantly surprised. The atmosphere was relaxed despite the 80’s power ballad background music which I found myself occasionally joining in with but this […]