Category Archives: Cook-Alongs

My Christmas Gift To You! A ‘How To’ Video For Cooking The Christmas Turkey :-)

So Christmas is here and there are turkeys being picked up from butchers’ shops across the world. People are making their final trips to the shops for all those key items that make Christmas so special to them and their families, before heading home hopefully to a place where loved ones gather to share a few days of fun and forget their troubles. Read the rest of this entry


Didn’t He Do Well :-)

When I woke up this morning I found 3 emails from my friend Dave. One was a photo of him with his pie, another was an email to his family back in the UK telling them what he had made, and the third was with a short video he had made to tell me how much he had enjoyed the pie! 🙂 Read the rest of this entry

First Skype Cook-Along!

If a picture says a thousand words then this short clip is an essay! 🙂 This is just a quick post to share a milestone for me, which is to teach someone to cook via the internet. A friend asked if I’d help him learn to make a traditional Steak & Kidney Pie. Being from Yorkshire in the North of England but living in Washington DC, Dave can sometimes have a hankering for some old-fashioned British classics. Read the rest of this entry