Recycling Ideas. Tin cans transformed into serving dishes.

DianaCrafts, Party decorations, Recycled, Starters & Nibbles, Styling & Decoration

Recycling Ideas. Tin cans transformed into serving dishes. According to Mr PSGC, recycling tin cans into serving dishes is evidence that I have finally lost my marbles!   (but that would mean that I once had marbles).  I will admit, this craft is really just for people with far too much time on their hands.  Crafters anonymous anyone? We threw a dinner … Read More

DianaRecycling Ideas. Tin cans transformed into serving dishes.

Roasted Beetroot and Halloumi Nibbles with Balsamic Pearls

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Beetroot and Halloumi

Roasted Beetroot and Halloumi Nibbles with Balsamic Pearls The combination of sweet beetroot, salty halloumi and tangy balsamic vinegar is great for summer or winter drinks. (Stick a drink in my hand, and I would gobble a plate of these what ever the weather!)  These are easy to whip up (from ingredients you probably have in your fridge) so they are … Read More

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Pancakes With Sweetcorn And Parma Ham

DianaMains, Sides, Starters & Nibbles

savoury pancakes with sweetcorn

Pancakes With Sweetcorn And Parma Ham Its pancake day (or Shrove Tuesday) today.  Apparently according to my children, its illegal not to eat pancakes today. When we make pancakes, we go for the american style billowy pillows of pancakey heaven.  My go to recipe is Nigellas american breakfast pancakes.  They have never failed me. Its half term, and was bucketing … Read More

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Sweet Potato and Parma Ham Nibbles

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Sweet Potato and Parma Ham Nibbles I am always on the look out for tasty, easy but unusual canapés.  These sweet potato and parma ham nibbles definitely hit the mark. They can be made with either roasted butternut squash as the title page, or sweet potato as Ive done here. The parma ham gives a  satisfying salty and crispy outside, … Read More

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Parmesan Crisps

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Parmesan Cheese Crisps Parmesan Crisps are quick, easy and tasty.  I often make these with a block of parmesan (or pecorino) that has been lurking at the back of the fridge.  They are hoovered up by friends and family so quick, I often don’t get one.  You have to be quick in our house! Finely grate around 5g of parmesan … Read More

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