I came across this article in the May 1940 edition of Housewife magazine. It's tribute to English cookery writer Florence White. She was a much respected recipe book writer, freelance cookery journalist and cookery school founder. FLORENCE WHITE died on March 12 this year, aged 76, and HOUSEWIFE readers, we feel sure, were particularly sorry… Continue reading Florence White: Britain’s First Freelance Food Journalist
A fascinating history of Tudor food and drink, from swan-neck soup to roasted-alive goose. The Tudor Kitchen - Amberley Publishing
During the Second World War millions of men left their homes and families to fight for their country. Meanwhile, those waving a tearful goodbye had to carry on. They dug their allotments, measured out their bath water, and presented their ration coupons... Source: Living on the Home Front - Amberley Publishing
A review about How To Run Your Home Without Help published by Persephone Books Persephone Book No 62: How to Run Your Home Without Help by Kay Smallshaw | Persephone Books.
If you really enjoyed watching Secrets of the Castle, then you'll be pleased to know that the DVD will be released on 26th January. You can pre-order the DVD here. Currently the DVD is region 2, so only playable in Europe, unless you have a region-free DVD player. Also, a book about the building of… Continue reading Secrets of the Castle – Book and DVD