“We know the impact that cooking and eating as a family has on health, but we also know the challenges of today’s busy lifestyle and getting kids to be enthusiastic and engaged in the kitchen,” said Fiona Hamilton-Fairley, CEO and Principal of The Kids’ Cookery School in London. The research comes as UNCLE BEN’S expands its Ben’s Beginners programme – to inspire families to cook together and increase their confidence in the kitchen – by providing online interactive, step-by-step cooking instructions and family-friendly recipes. this articleFiona Hamilton-Fairley said, “UNCLE BEN’S believes that cooking is an essential life skill as important as reading or writing and have created the Ben’s Beginners digital hub to provide families with helpful tools to learn to cook in a fun and exciting way.” The Ben’s Beginners Digital Hub has fun interactive challenges for kids to develop skills like stirring, chopping, pouring and peeling and help create healthy and easy family-friendly recipes. As part of Ben’s Beginners, families are encouraged to put their skills to the test over the coming months and set aside time to participate in International Cook with Your Kids Day on Saturday 15th October. Parents can find out more about Ben’s Beginners at http://beginners.unclebens.co.uk/ and share their creations on social media via #LookWhatWeMade. Notes to editors: About the UNCLE BEN’S Brand The UNCLE BEN’S Brand, the number one rice brand in the world, is proud to offer a wide range of rice dishes with flavours and textures that will help bring more to your meals, both for savoury main courses and convenient side dishes. The UNCLE BEN’S Brand offers a wide variety of white, whole grain brown, and flavoured rices in cook times ranging from 30 minutes to 90 seconds,as well asrice for food service operations such as restaurants, schools and hospitals.The first mass-produced parboiled rice, UNCLE BEN’SBrand products can be found in more than 100 countries worldwide. The UNCLE BEN’S Brand products are manufactured by Mars Food, part of Mars, Incorporated. For more information, visit https://www.unclebens.co.uk . medical interview ctAbout Fiona Hamilton-Fairley Fiona is the CEO and Principal of The Kids’ Cookery School and passionate cookery teacher and food campaigner. Fiona’s vocation for teaching cookery was sparked when she began to teach in adult education across many London boroughs.
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