Hunger tips

Part of making food fun is banishing hunger. When I’m celebrating, say at Christmas, I want to eat what I want. No restrictions. Then after in the new year and other times I still want to enjoy food but eat less of it and restore the balance to my weight. Sounds simple but, if you’ve…

Enjoyment is the way to go

The title of this blog is a give away. It’s about having fun. Here’s a post I wrote a while ago that describes part of the journey I’ve taken to put having fun at the forefront of a successful life. This is becoming more and more relevant in my life as I see the effects…

Be smarter about life

I’m just going through my other blog. Just seeing the things I used to write and think. It’s fun because I’m finding things that still make me think and reflect. An essence of this life as play blog is about making life feel easy. Making the journey comfortable. To do that I advocate working smarter…

Roasting, my way

Another way of making meals full of taste but simple to make is to mix cooking methods. I’m being very liberally in my use of the term cooking method. Tonight I used a roasted chicken breast that i’d frozen a few weeks ago from a freshly roasted chicken i’d bought from the supermarket. Rather than…

Accessorise your food

This blog is about bringing fun into life as much as possible. Exploring the ways you can do this is. In itself. Part of the fun and part of the journey. I found a whole new way of making food fun when I watched a bunch of cooking shows and realised that a meal is…

LIfe as play. My first post

So here I am with a new blog. Quite excited really.  I’ve been keeping my original blog http://colchambers.blogspot.com/ for a few years now and really enjoyed it. That’s for my general stuff though. With this blog I want to explore ways of making life simpler and more fun. The journey I’ve taken in life has been…