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Strawberry Shortcake

The 14th of June is national strawberry shortcake day, so why not celebrate one of the nation’s most loved desserts with friends and family. With strawberry season upon us there are plenty of fresh ones to pick from. This cake is quick and easy to make and a real crowd pleaser.   Ingredients for the cake: 140 g Unsalted butter 420g Plain flour 100g Granulated suagr 1 Tbsp. Baking powder 1 Tsp. Baking soda ¼ Tsp. Salt 600ml Whipping cream   Ingredients for the filling: 50g Sugar 600g Strawberries 400ml…

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National BBQ Week

27th May – 2nd June marks this year’s national BBQ week, a time to gather friends and family round to enjoy the summer nights. BBQ’s are a great way of entertaining, they become a centre point of gatherings. People watch you as you cook their food whilst relaxing in the garden drinking and laughing with friends in the sun. Children playing games, chasing each other and dogs waiting patiently for any dropped sausages. Gas BBQ: These run on bottled propane natural gas from your utility provider if converted properly. Gas…

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Homegrown Pea & Mint Soup

Homegrown Pea & Mint Soup With spring here, we can ease off the root vegetables and start to enjoy the fresh new shoots of vegetables, fruit and herbs. Many of which you can grow on your own. Leafy greens such as lettuce, spinach and kale are easy to grow and will be ready to harvest in weeks. Depending on the type, salad leaves can be grown all year round as they can be grown indoors or out. Tomatoes are one of the more popular vegetables, ripped tomatoes provide a wide…

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Chest Freezers

Chest Freezers Struggling to find space in your freezer? Looking for extra storage? Chest freezers are ideal for this and come with many other pros. Chest Freezers have always been a best seller with EAW throughout the summer and winter months. Starting from as little as £135.00, we have a range of chest freezers available in store and online varying from as little as 51 Litre Capacity up to 621 Litres. Why not have a look at our list of pros and cons to help you decide whether a chest…

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Easter Egg Hunt

The Easter Holidays have arrived. Make the most of the sunshine with an Easter Egg Hunt in the Garden; hiding Eggs in flower beds or trees, and the house; down the sofa, under the pillows, the hiding places are endless. Keeping the little ones entertained. Finished off with a non-baked mini egg cheesecake as a reward. Easter Hunt Ideas When is comes to an Easter Egg Hunt, there are many different types of hunts you can do with your children. Here are few ideas to help you choose. All these…

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Mother’s Day Treat

Mother’s Day Treat   Spring is officially here which means Mother’s Day is just around the corner. Can’t decide what do get for your mum this Mother’s Day? Here are a few ideas that can be used on a daily basis around the house. Along with a Mother’s Day brunch for you to treat your amazing mum to, whilst she sits back and relaxes topped off with a glass of bucks fizz.   Mixed Berry French Toast   What you will need: (2 servings) 200g of Berries (Raspberries, Blackberries, Blueberries or Strawberries) 4 Eggs…

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How to carve a pumpkin

How to carve a pumpkin Choosing the right pumpkin The perfect pumpkin should have a stem between 1 to 2 inches thick, have no soft spots or punctures and of course be nice and orange. A pumpkin with a flat base will make it easier to display and sturdier to carve. You can get pumpkins from your local supermarket or farmers market, in fact many places will sell these leading up to Halloween. There are different shapes and sizes to choose from helping you be more be more creative. Preparation…

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Two Breakfast Toast Recipes to start your morning right

Start your morning right with these delicious, healthy and easy toast recipes. 1- Hard boiled eggs with avocado: Despite the high fat content of a single avocado, it is considered one of the best superfoods and is recommended worldwide as part of a healthy and well-balanced diet. Even if you are trying to lose weight, many nutritionists will advise you to eat half an avocado every morning. The same goes for eggs as they are considered the perfect source of protein. That’s why we have combined the countless benefits of…

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Christmas classic roast turkey

Get your Christmas dinner ready with this fabulous classic roast turkey recipe that works every time! Ingredients: 6kg turkey (or a little bit smaller if you don’t have that many guests) Salt and pepper as much as desired. (Freshly ground pepper is preferable). 1 Quartered onion 1 Carrot, cut into chunks 1 Stalk celery, cut into chunks 1 tablespoon chopped sage leaves + 3 or 4 fresh sage leaves. 1 tablespoon chopped thyme leaves + 3 sprigs thyme. 1 teaspoon rosemary+ 3 sprigs rosemary. 12 tablespoons unsalted butter. 1/2 teaspoon…

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Middle Eastern Lentil Soup

Lentil is an excellent source of fibres and a good source of protein. It is known for its various benefits to health including reducing blood cholesterol, reducing the risk of heart disease, stabilising blood sugar levels, and even helping with weight loss. Lentils are also very easy to cook on the stove, and are used in a wide range of cuisines and recipes. Today, we brought to you a delicious easy lentil soup recipe from the Middle East to warm you up during this cold weather: Ingredients: 1 medium onion…

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