Sausage and Egg Hearts Valentine Breakfast Idea

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Sausage and Egg Hearts Valentine Food Idea

Sausage and Egg Hearts Valentine Breakfast Idea In the interests of full disclosure, I have to admit these sausage and egg hearts were not a valentine breakfast.  Despite my love of (nauseating) cutesy shaped foods, I detest halloween for all of its overly commercial overpriced tat.  I do however know the way to my son’s heart.  The sausage and egg … Read More

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Prawn and Guacamole Nibbles

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Easy canapés #2

Prawn and Guacamole Nibbles Last week I shared my thai prawn soup New Years eve disaster.  Sadly these incidents are not rare in our house.  As a result, I have perfected a few throw them together nibble ideas to save the day.  These prawn and guacamole nibbles fit the bill perfectly.  Another canapé that you can make in 5 minutes that will have guests … Read More

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Brioche Pate Heart Nibbles

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Brioche pate heart nibbles

Brioche Pate Heart Nibbles Regular visitors to this blog may know that it was our families turn this year to host the Hogmanay (New Years Eve) party. For the starter that night I planned to make a thai fish soup that I had eaten at a friends house a month before.  The soup was made….but about 2 hours before guests arrived I tasted … Read More

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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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Heart Shaped Sauteed Potatoes

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Heart Shaped Sauteed Potatoes

Heart Shaped Sauteed Potatoes Sauteed potatoes are the absolute best way to use up leftover boiled potatoes. For some reason, these seem to work better with day old potatoes.  I should google the science behind it, as I have no idea why – but its definitely true. Don’t worry, you don’t have to use left over potatoes – they are still … Read More

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