Tag: sponge

  • Surprising uses for vinegar

    Surprising uses for vinegar

    Vinegar is a commonly used ingredient in cooking. But it has many other uses in the home. It is remarkable to think that such a simple food item, may also be one of the most useful things in your home. The high acid content in vinegar makes it an excellent cleaner, as powerful as bleach,…

  • Unexpected uses for sponges

    Unexpected uses for sponges

    This article contains affiliate links. Sponges might get most of their use in the kitchen, cleaning your dishes or mopping up spills. But, due to their soft, absorbent nature; there are many other jobs that they excel at. Below are a few uses for sponges that you may not have thought about. Keeping houseplants watered…

  • We cook stuff: Victoria Sponge

    We cook stuff: Victoria Sponge

    The recipe we used for our Victoria Sponge is available here: www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/1997/classic-victoria-sandwich The making of our first edible creation, the supposedly simple Victoria Sponge, was a moderate success. Not all aspects went to plan, but I have certainly had worse in the past. We started out by following the exact ingredients and measurements listed in…