Rudolph Burgers DIY

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Burgers with antlers and tomato nose

Kids, teens (and even adults) will love these Rudolph Burgers. Use your favourite burger recipe or shop bought burger, and pimp it up with our easy Christmas Party idea. Materials / Ingredients Burger: Burger & Bun Cherry tomato Cheddar Cheese Black Olives Antlers: Brown or craft paper / card Skewers / toothpicks Glue or double sided tape Method Ideally make … Read More

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The Best Mushroom Soup Ever

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homemade mushroom soup

The Best Mushroom Soup Ever You may think I am exaggerating calling this the best mushroom soup ever – but that’s because you haven’t yet tried it.  Served with garlic bread, its like a giant hug in a bowl.  And perfect for cold wintery evenings. This is a family recipe from my friend Jenny, she (or it may have been her … Read More

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As Good As Take Out Home Made Chicken Korma

DianaMains, Recipes

Chicken Korma Curry

As Good As Take Out Home Made Chicken Korma I would love to say “better than take out: home made chicken korma”, but honestly there’s nothing that can beat the creamy comforting sauce from our local curry shop.  However even my kids will agree this chicken korma comes a close second.  I’m not sure its any healthier than the take … Read More

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Easy 4 ingredient chorizo tart

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Chorizo Tarts

Easy 4 ingredient chorizo tart The recipe for this chorizo tart was given to me by a friend of mine who has a daughter at Abbis school.  Both mum and daughter are enormously artistic.  I am very jealous. My favourite recipes tastes a million dollars but are crazy easy.   This doesn’t disappoint. Only a few minutes to assemble and cook, … Read More

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How to use left over cheese

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How to use leftover cheese

How to use left over cheese When we have a dinner party Mr PaintSewGlueChew loves to do a cheeseboard – a groaning platter of deliciousness, the more oozing and smelly the better. And while it looks like THIS at the start of the night. At the end of the night, the left over cheese will most likely look a lot … Read More

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