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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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Featured Food 

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 freezer is…

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Featured Food Play 

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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Drink Featured 

Drinks Chillers

Drinks Chillers With the summer months approaching, the sales of drinks chillers and wine coolers are back in high demand. There are various types of drinks chillers available on the market – almost certainly to suit everyone’s needs. Varying from the small table top chillers ideal for gaming rooms, to dual zone wine coolers, perfect for storing fine wine. Here are a few of our best-selling chillers to help you choose what is right for your home. Husky HU219 Stella Artois The Stella Artois table top drinks chiller holds 40 x 440ml cans. This…

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Featured Interiors 

Spring Cleaning

The nights are drawing out, the sun is starting to shine and there is a pleasant smell of freshly cut grass in the air. Spring! This gives us more motivation and moods are lighter, time for the annual spring clean. What can start out as a small task often leads into a bigger project. Here are a few tips how to help you get through and prepare for spring cleaning.   Preparation Make a list of what rooms you need to go through and what needs to be cleaned from each…

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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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Household Appliances for Independent Living

Getting older is a fact of life, and for many it means losing a little bit of treasured independence. As those aches and pains creep in it can be harder to look after your home. Household appliances in particular can often pose a problem. Where you once hoisted the vacuum cleaner up the stairs with no problem, you might now not be able to. Or bending to put clothes in the washing machine might make you feel like you are going to fall. But this needn’t mean you need to…

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Mulled Wine

Mulled Wine   The smell of mulled wine, simply reminds you of one thing.. Christmas! The warm, sweet, spice aromas, ideal for these wintery cold months. There are many mulled wine recipes available these days from all over the world. Here is our recipe on how to make mulled wine for you and in the comforts of your own home in as little as 1 hour. Easy to make. The main ingredients to mulled wine right is all things sugar and spice. This recipe serves 4 people. You will need 1 medium sized…

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