The summer months are the perfect time for entertaining friends and family, and whether it’s a dinner party or BBQ, good food will always be on the menu. But, did you know that half of all food poisoning occurs in the home? Follow the three simple Cs – clean, cook, chill to avoid getting ill this summer. We all want to keep our friends and families safe, so remember these easy steps while cooking.
Check out foodsafety.govt.nz/ccc for handy food safety tips.
Cobb & Co is returning to Porirua, and before you ask: yes, they have traffic lights.
It it also has the booths, old-timey pictures and mellow lighting. Those crunchy chips too. It's opening on Thursday, and a reporter will head along to taste test - you decide; what should she order? www.stuff.co.nz...
72% Shrimp cocktail; Cobb schnitzel; chocolate sundae; a traffic light72% Complete
26% Soup of the day; roast of the day; pavlova; a pink panther26% Complete
2% Mushroom vol au vent; fish & chips, donuts; green slime2% Complete
An $7.5 million dollar renovation brought the 95-year-old Museum Stand at the Basin Reserve up to modern standards - except for the women's toilets. The stand reopened on Friday, an hour before the first test against India began. During the test the only part of the interior open to the public was the new toilets. Sadly, that means less access for women. Men's toilets have two access points from the outside while women queue in the corridor, missing the on-field action. What was your experience?
Join our new Wellington Parenting Group - a safe place to connect with other parents, grandparents and guardians.
Use the Group to organise coffee catch-ups and playdates - and to share advice, tips and tricks for growing happy little neighbours. (There’ll even be chances to win great prizes).