Category Archives: Personal development

Self help and personal development

Cooking up a storm with Booko: Herb, A Cook’s Companion

Herb, A Cook’s Companion explores how to use herbs, when to deploy them, and how to capture those flavours to use when they might not be seasonally available. 

Every kid needs a champion

Rita Pierson heard a colleague say, “They don’t pay me to like the kids.” Her response: “Kids don’t learn from people they don’t like.” This inspiring ted talk is a rousing call to educators to connect to students.


Cooking up a storm with Booko: Road Trip Cooking

From the ultimate hangover breakfast and salad in a jar, to campfire nachos and ‘apple pie to go’, Road Trip Cooking shows you how to make it all while on the road.


Cooking up a storm with Booko: Be More Vegan

Whether you’re ready to commit to a fully plant-based lifestyle or you’d just like to add a few meat-free dishes to your diet, Be More Vegan can help.


Cooking up a storm with Booko: Baking Happiness

Rosie Madaschi found happiness by baking elaborate cakes and baked goods, and now she’s spreading the joy in Baking Happiness.


Cooking up a storm with Booko: Chinese Takeaway in Five

Alongside the basic five essentials; salt, pepper, soy sauce, sugar and oil, you can make a feast of easy dishes using the bare minimum in Chinese Takeaway in Five.


Cooking up a storm with Booko: We Can All Eat That

We Can All Eat That serves up creative, delicious and informed ideas and recipes for introducing allergens to children.

Hey science teacher – make it fun

Science teacher Tyler DeWitt thinks science textbooks are impossible to understand. He delivers a rousing call for science teachers to ditch the jargon and make science fun in this Ted Talk.