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GNR 19 - Win a Foam Roller and a Water Bottle 20/08/2019

How to recover after the Great North Run with the Andrew James Foam Roller

Taking part in the Great North Run can be an incredible experience, both on the soul – it’s an undeniably emotional day – and the body. Completing the world’s greatest half-marathon is a helluvan achievement, but just because the run’s finished, your post run recovery should not suffer. This is where the Andrew James Foam Roller comes in!   How to use a Foam Roller on your legs for post half marathon recovery Leg pain after running is obviously going to be on the cards after a half-marathon, but it doesn’t have... Read More

Great North Run 2019 competition 16/08/2019

Great North Run 2019: Guess our Anthony’s finish time and win some fantastic prizes!

  #AnthonysGNRTime Our Anthony is doing the Great North Run this year and, for a bit of Feel Good Friday fun, we are giving away a Foam Roller and a Water Bottle to anyone who can correctly guess his GNR finish time.   Read our T’s & C’s below to see how you can enter!   Terms and Conditions This competition is being run by Andrew James UK Ltd, Floor 3, 2 Lighthouse View, Spectrum Business Park, Seaham, SR7 7PR. The prize is a Foam Roller with Carry Bag (Black)... Read More

Arancini balls 3 29/07/2019

Ebba’s Arancini recipe (Arancini balls stuffed with cheese)

Ebba, our weight loss expert, has a fab recipe for you to make in our very own Air Fryer.     Risotto formed into balls stuffed with cheese! Main ingredients for simple yummy risotto: Risotto rice Stock Seasoning Mushrooms Onion Garlic Meat/Fish or extra veg Herbs (My go-to SW syn-free and speed veg risotto includes: onions, spring onion, garlic cloves, mushrooms, spring greens and fresh herbs, with a mix of chicken and vegetable stock.)   Extra ingredients for Arancini Balls Cheese (If following SW 2 regular Babybels are a Hex... Read More

26/07/2019

Feel Good Friday: Great North Run Tips

Hello. My name is Anthony Arnott and I’m the Content Writer at Andrew James. The Great North Run is the world’s greatest half-marathon and this year, I’ll be doing it. It’ll be my 4th year of doing it, so I’m sharing some hints and tips on how to make your Great North Run day go as smoothly as possible.   1. Breakfast Some years, I’ve had porridge (topped with bananas) as my pre-GNR meal, but for a real half-marathon breakfast, I’d recommend a slice of toast with peanut butter for... Read More

Great North Run Diet Plan 25/07/2019

Great North Run: My half-marathon diet

  Hello! This is Anthony, the Content Writer at Andrew James and this year, I’m doing the Great North Run. It’ll be my 4th year of doing it and, as mad as it sounds, I genuinely look forward to it every year.                         The atmosphere is nothing short of incredible, the sense of North-East spirit really comes into its own on GNR day and there are thousands – literally, thousands – of stories taking place. Many are running for... Read More

Great North Run 24/07/2019

Great North Run: Your half-marathon must-haves

Are you taking part in the Great North Run this year? The writer of this is (fourth year in a row) and he knows that each of the following items are very useful before, during and after the world’s most famous half-marathon…   Infuser Water Bottle (available in single or double sets) Do your bit for the planet and, instead of relying on the thousands of plastic bottles that will soon litter the Great North Run route, buy our Infusion Water Bottles and fill them up before, during and after... Read More

Macmillan Coffee Morning: Benefits of our Lumiglo Coffee Maker 09/07/2019

Macmillan Coffee Morning 2019: Why the Lumiglo Coffee Maker is the Coffee Maker you need

When is Macmillan Coffee Morning 2019? The official date for the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning is 27th September, but you don’t have to host your event on that date, if people can’t make it. You don’t even have to have it in the morning. Whether you are attending a cake-tastic event or hosting a coffee morning yourself, the party can take place at any time of day. Or all day, if you and your guests wish.   How do Macmillan Coffee Mornings work? It’s easy. Pin your Coffee Morning Banner... Read More

Vegan Chilli Con Carne Recipe 08/07/2019

Easy Autumn Recipes: Vegan Chilli Con Carne Recipe

Are you looking for lush Vegan Autumn Recipes? This Slow Cooker Vegan Chilli Con Carne Recipe is easy, delicious and – should you need Traditional, Vegetarian and Gluten Free alternatives – the ingredients are very interchangeable. A truly perfect Autumn Vegan meal, this Chilli Con Carne Recipe is healthy, delicious and easy to make.   Great to make in a large batch, you can freeze this Vegan Chilli Con Carne and store it in Storage boxes. You can even defrost it on a later date, making your future self extremely grateful, especially on... Read More

Stranger Things Waffle Recipe: Eggo Waffles 04/07/2019

Stranger Things: Eleven’s Eggo Waffle Recipe

  To all of our American followers, Happy Independence Day!   To everyone else, Happy Thursday! Whichever side of the pond you’re on, we have a terrific recipe for you… IT’S A STRANGER THINGS EGGO WAFFLES RECIPE!!! Yes, for everyone who’s not American, this day represents the arrival of Stranger Things Season 3, but you don’t have to raid the shops – we have this lush recipe that’s inspired by Eleven and is easy to make with the Andrew James Waffle Maker…   Eggo Waffles Ingredients (makes 8-9 waffles)  ... Read More

Autumn Recipes: Slow Cooker Chilli Con Carne 04/07/2019

Easy Autum Recipes: Chilli Con Carne

This Autumn, we are determined to provide you with plenty of dinner recipes. Ideal for when the blustery weather and the grey clouds come in, this Slow Cooker Chilli Con Carne Recipe is easy, delicious and – should you need Vegetarian, Vegan and Gluten Free alternatives – the ingredients are very interchangeable. Great to make in a large batch, you can freeze this Chilli Con Carne and store it in Storage boxes. You can even defrost it on a later date, making your future self extremely grateful, especially on those... Read More