One Point Family Cooking Workshop

We delivered our final summer cooking workshop in association with One Point today. We made our Sausage & Kale Stew with Crushed Potatoes from our LCBC Recipe Collection and followed that with Layered Strawberries, Yogurt & Granola. Having some with quite strict dietary requirements is no problem for us because all of our recipes can…

Family Cooking with One Point

Today, we explored spices and herbs with families by making our Chicken Shawarma Wraps with Portobello mushroom versions for a vegetarian option. Using spices and herbs not only enhances foods but brings lots of anti-inflammatory and nutritional benefits. They are also a delight on the senses, especially when cooking! All members of each family were…

Summer Family Cooking Workshop

This week, we continued our work with One Point Family Services delivering our workshop to a small group of families. Today, we made our Rainbow Salad Pots introducing new tastes and textures whilst creating a pot of colour – essentially, eating a rainbow! Using dressings (honey & mustard and curried) brought another taste dimension. The…

One Point Family Cooking

Today, the children and their parents/carers made our Veggie Fajitas from our LCBC Recipe Collection using many skills and building on curriculum links. We had great fun today bringing new families together over food. Even prior to COVID, our groups are always small to enable one to one conversation and that skills can be passed…

Family Cooking with One Point

Today, we resumed our cooking workshops in association with One Point Family Services. We ensured measures were put in place to keep everyone safe whilst still being able to deliver the session in a fun way, as well helping to build positive relationships. We focused on building skills such as safe chopping, staying safe, cleaning…

Happy LCBC Community Pantry Birthday to Us!

TODAY IS OUR FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF OPENING OUR LCBC COMMUNITY PANTRY. https://littlechefsbigchefs.org.uk/lcbc-community-pantry/ Following a successful application toΒ Believe Housing Limited, we secured funding in order to bring about our vision to offer surplus foods to the public, both to help address and reduce food waste and save people money. Β π™Šπ™₯π™šπ™£π™žπ™£π™œ 𝙀𝙣 π™©π™π™š 3𝙧𝙙 π™ˆπ™–π™§π™˜π™ 2020, π™¬π™š…

LCBC Community Pantry & Hampers

LCBC Community Pantry After undertaking many steps to ensure our Community Pantry is COVID safe, we reopened last week (21st July) with our new opening times of 10.00 am – 12.00 noon, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Our Community Pantry is a small β€˜store’ open to all members of the community and aimed at reducing food, non-food…

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,…