Comfort Food

Can You Be Healthy And Hygge?

Kayleigh Tanner | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Kayleigh Tanner

The Danish art of 'hygge' traditionally revolves around enjoying time at home with friends and family, lighting candles and eating indulgent comfort food. But following the Christmas binge you might be thinking that scoffing Danish pastries just isn't synonymous with trying to lose weight.

The Other Side of Food Struggles

Claire Ayres | Posted 27.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Claire Ayres

These days my comfort eating is a little more healthy. I can't eat chocolate, or cakes anymore. So when I comfort eat I lean to nuts, health bars, yogurts...but I do still comfort eat although not as much and I am learning to control it.

Self-Saucing Cheese and Roasted Vegetable Pasta and Thoughts on Comfort Food

Kellie Anderson | Posted 02.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Kellie Anderson

The new and always updating information on the link between food, behaviour and health doesn't have to mean the death of the doughnut, or put the kibosh on cake. But we need other strategies too; ones not always involving an overdose of calories.

My Love Affair with Lemon Curd

Sarah Powell | Posted 19.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah Powell

I never liked lemon curd when I was little, though the truth is I had never tried it. I was yet to discover the joys of tuna, brown sauce, green beans, mayonnaise, tomatoes, cold custard and spaghetti carbonara simply because I had decided I didn't like the look of them.

Feeling the Chill? Food Ideas That Will Keep You Warm

Emma Louise Thompson | Posted 28.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Emma Louise Thompson

Over the colder months, it's important to stay warm and fend off the threat of colds and flu by providing your body will all the right nutrients. So I have put together some warming recipes you can enjoy.

10 Comfort Foods To Help You Plough Through January

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 07.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to January, things on the food front can seem a little bleak. This is mainly because the food baby you've been storing over Christmas...

The World's Best Hearty Food and Where to Eat It

Travelzoo UK | Posted 12.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Travelzoo UK

Winter's on the way and seeing as hibernation isn't really an option, we've come up with the next best thing - the finest comfort foods from around the world. A crackling fire is optional (but preferable) in all instances.

Guess What's Been Named Britain's Favourite Comfort Food?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As the cold weather descends, what food do you turn to for comfort? A recent poll has found the traditional Sunday roast is most people's idea of ...

Why This Is Bad News For Stressed-Out Women

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

After a long, stressful day, the immediate solution is to soothe your nerves with comfort food. But here's something to unfortunately add to your stre...

How To Make Perfect (Non-Gluey) Mashed Potatoes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Making good mashed potato may sound like a simple task, but go off-piste and you'll find yourself with something that either resembles glue or had mor...

How To Make Homemade Sausage Rolls

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As far as we're concerned, it's still comfort food season. But that doesn't mean you have to slum it - French chef and cookery writer Stephane Reynaud...

Venison Goulash With Herb Dumplings

Linda Duffin | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Linda Duffin

I can't answer for the authenticity of this goulash* but I can say, hand on my not-remotely-Hungarian heart, it's extremely tasty and the perfect winter comfort food.

WATCH: What To Do When You Fall Off The Diet Wagon

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Celebrity personal trainer Tracy Anderson has a brilliant bit of advice that's right up our Say No To January street. For many of us trying to eat mor...

The Kinfolk Table Recipes: Hummingbird Cake, Ciabbottola And Turkey Burgers

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Turkey is an exceptionally healthy meat, so what better way to undo all that good work than with a rich stew and a gorgeous cake with cream cheese fro...

Poorna Bell

What Your Body Goes Through When There Is A Cold Snap | Poorna Bell | Posted 29.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As if the post-Christmas period wasn't bleak enough, now there's a cold snap to add insult to injury. But apart from being wholly unpleasant and n...

Poorna Bell

How To Do Comfort Food The Healthy Way | Poorna Bell | Posted 25.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Comfort food is the ultimate antidote to longer nights and frankly miserable weather. Add in some very good telly, and we're helpless against the tide...

LOOK: Heavenly Choccie Cupcake Recipes

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 20.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle

To celebrate National Cupcake Week, we've asked three bakers for their favourite chocolate cupcake recipes. Warning: things could get very chocolatey....