Shortcrust Pastry. Easy to Make and Tastes Fantastic

Shortcrust pastry is one of the easiest and most convenient pastries you can make. You can use it for sweet and savoury pies, quiches and tarts. To make shortcrust pastry you only need a few basic ingredients, ingredients you will already have if you enjoy baking in the kitchen. These are flour, butter, lard if […]

Anthony’s Frugal Cookbook on Kindle

My latest frugal cookbook, Anthony’s Frugal Cookbook is now available to purchase on Amazon Kindle. It costs £0.86p for the UK version and $1.41 for the US version. Inside my latest book are 88 easy to make delicious recipes. Recipes like chocolate tart, chicken with home-grown vegetables, sausage casserole and Christmas cake are included and […]

Shortcrust Pastry Recipes

If anyone is looking for shortcrust pastry recipes, nip across to my personal blog. You can find a number of recipes on there including 2 recent additions, Apple Pie and Chocolate Tart. These taste wonderful when made with homemade shortcrust pastry. HERE is my blog  

Everyone Has A Book Inside Them

They say everyone has a book inside them. Well if you are one of those people but not sure where to begin, let me do the hard work for you. I will turn your ideas into a reality so that you can go ahead and have your name in print. While you are at it […]

Britcon 2011 Is Here!

It’s almost here. In 2 weeks time the gamers will be gathering in the city centre of Manchester for 2 days of gaming. Starting on the 13th of August the annual Britcon convention will kick off, will you be there? Held every year at the Barnes Wallis building on the University of Manchester grounds, Britcon […]

Benefits of Solar Power

Wanting to do your bit to help save the planet need not be expensive or difficult especially if you use solar power. The use of solar power has started to increase during the last few years and now not only can you get the equipment needed cheaper, there are incentives on offer from governments all […]

Solar Power: Utilising this Free Energy Resource

What is solar power? To put it bluntly it’s the means of capturing the sun’s rays and turning them into energy. It can then be used to power and heat our homes and offices, run our cars and other forms of transport, even recharge our Smartphones, laptops, tablets and other technical gadgets efficiently without releasing […]

Combating Spam

Image via Wikipedia We have all heard the word spam and no it’s not the greasy food synonymous with WW2 and the Americans, rather the spam we get each day in our inboxes. Everything from diplomas to Viagra, watches to car insurance is available according to the e-mail’s we receive each day. Believe me, this […]

Living With PTSD

Well it’s now official; I am suffering from PTSD or Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Since 2000 when I had my first brush with this illness I have tried to come to terms with an ever changing body and mind caused by this jet black demon. At first I had no idea what it was. My […]