How do you Navigate with Just the Stars?

Posted on: May 28th, 2009 Posted by

Long before the advent of the GPS or even the hand-held compass, man has been looking to the heavens to guide him safely home.  When ancient man gazed at the stars he began to notice that certain constellations and heavenly bodies formed very distinct shapes.  They also noticed that while some of these constellations moved across the night sky they did not disappear at any time throughout the year.  It was this discovery that freed man to travel further distances from his home, knowing that the stars would guide him safely back.  These very same heavenly bodies still guide us today.

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Store Cupboard Essentials for Self-catering

Posted on: May 21st, 2009 Posted by

If you are trying to put together a store cupboard of essentials for self-catering, think about the different types of foods that you like you to eat.  It will be important to have the necessary essentials that you need to make these foods.  If you do not have these essentials, you are going to find the process of eating to be rather depressing so plan ahead to avoid this situation.

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Five Meals that Take Five Minutes to Prepare

Posted on: May 14th, 2009 Posted by

When you’re Self-Catering on your holiday, you don’t want it to be all about food, do you? So here’s five meals that take five minutes each to prepare.

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Cooking All Your Food in One Pan

Posted on: May 7th, 2009 Posted by

Picture the scene. You’ve just arrived at the most beautiful cottage you’ve ever seen. There’s a stream near by and you’re totally isolated. You’re self-catering and have all your food to last the week. You open the cupboard and see, horror of horrors – one pan.

Fear not, here are a few tips on how to cook all your food in one pan.

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