Family Cooking at Home Project

We have adapted to the current situation to alter our Family Cooking Workshops project to one where families can take part at home. Our workshops involving children aim to expose them to a variety of foods, build different skills and gently encourage the trying of new foods whilst building on mathematic, literacy, science, geography, communication,…

Our COVID 19 Community Care Project

We are now at the end of week 4 and we have delivered over 110 parcels to those affected by the coronavirus pandemic. But we know that behind the figures, there are people with stories to tell of happiness, despair and confusion. We have listened, we have laughed, we have reminisced, we have held back…

LCBC Community Pantry

We welcome everyone to come along to our community pantry housed within St. Helen’s Parish Hall, St. Helen’s Auckland, DL14 9DL This project is kindly funded and supported by Believe Housing. We will be open every Tuesday and Thursday, 10.00 am until 1.00 pm offering a variety of foods and non foods including bakery, fruits,…

Our Last Workshop at Cockton Hill Juniors

At our last cooking workshop at Cockton Hill Juniors funded by Believe Housing and Councillor John Lethbridge, we cooked our WARM POTATO AND BROCCOLI SALAD. We ensured that the children knew how bacteria on raw meat could make us poorly before allowing them to touch and chop the bacon. Some liked the feeling, some hated…

Family Cooking Workshop at Cockton Hill Junior School

We continued our project funded by Believe Housing and Councillor John Lethbridge this week where we cooked our Vegetable Chow Mein with the families. The children were encouraged to smell the ginger and garlic and of course, the food whilst it was cooking. Not surprisingly, the aromas of the food cooking brought some staff to…

Family Cooking Workshop at Cockton Hill Juniors

We continued our project yesterday with Cockton Hill Junior school which has been kindly funded by Believe Housing and Councillor John Lethbridge. Parents/carers were welcomed to come into the school to join their children in this learning activity. The children used a range of skills to chop, snip, juice citrus fruit, measure, weigh, stir and…

Family Cooking Workshop at Cockton Hill Junior School

We delivered one of our family cooking workshops yesterday within Cockton Hill Juniors today as part of a project funded by Believe Housing and Councillor John Lethbridge. Parents/carers were invited to take part in a cooking workshop alongside their children to create and eat a healthy meal of Veggie Wraps together where they chopped, measured,…

Drop In Workshop at St. Helen’s Parish Hall

We delivered a free drop in workshop today at St. Helen’s Parish Hall as part of their Christmas Fair which was kindly funded by Believe Housing. Everyone was welcome to take part in making their own food. Those who did, chose their fillings, chopped, scooped and grated food then folded their wraps and got to…

LCBC Recipe Collection

I am pleased to announce the release of our cook book which contains ninety one savoury and sweet recipes which have been used within our workshops, events and at home. It also has a handy nutrient and measurement conversion table to refer to. I wanted to create a book full of recipes that will be…