Halloween Eyeball Canapes with Cheese and Kiwi Berries

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Halloween Eyeball Canapes

Halloween Eyeball Canapes with Cheese and Kiwi Berries I found these mini kiwi berries in Waitrose earlier this year. When I bit in to one it reminded me of an eyeball, which is what inspired these eyeball canapes.  Ingredients Round crackers Mature Cheddar Cheese Kiwi berries (or grapes if you cant get kiwi berries) Red food colour and a clean … Read More

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Halloween Spider Web Jam Jar Glasses

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Halloween Spiderweb jam jar glasses

Halloween Spider Web Jam Jar Glasses These halloween spider web jam jar glasses are the marriage of jam jars and puffy paint.  Two of my favourite crafting materials.   Materials Jam Jars or mason Jars Black puffy paint Method Thoroughly clean the jam jars, removing all labels and sticky glue residue.  Depending upon their previous contents, its worth sterilising fully … Read More

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Easy Striped Birthday Banner

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Easy Striped Birthday Banner

Easy Striped Birthday Banner My oldest turned 15 earlier last month. A huge cliche, but where have those years gone? For each birthday, I like to make decorations (despite no encouragement from the boy) to mark the occasion. This year had a bit of a Manchester United theme. His main present is a trip to Old Trafford for the last game of the … Read More

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Classic Espresso Martini Recipe and a variety of twists

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Coffee Martini

Classic Espresso Martini Recipe plus recipes with a twist Ahhhh Espresso Martini!  Any drink that combines my two favourite ingredients –  Coffee and vodka is always going to be popular at PaintSew Glue Chew Towers.  We were knee deep in studying last week (my kids).  They were pored over the books, while I was full time testing them (and testing and testing), … Read More

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Lime Place Settings

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Lime Place Settings

Lime Place Settings Regular visitors to PaintSewGlue Chew will know I love a name place setting.  These Lime place settings are a little bit quirky, but super easy.  My favourite combination. They may seem a little bit ‘precious’ for relaxed dining, but I always use them. Guests can be directed to the table, and can faff as much as they … Read More

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