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can you microwave coconut oil
Cooking Tips
4th June 2020

Can You Microwave Coconut Oil?

The microwave is a very useful kitchen appliance, used for heating up foods very fast. There are some foods it works better for and some that it doesn’t do so well - baked potatoes in the microwave, for example, are indistinguishable from the ones you do in the oven! But…
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can you microwave frozen fries
Cooking Tips
3rd June 2020

Can You Microwave Frozen Fries?

Microwaves are a convenient, simple way of reheating food - or in some cases, cooking it from raw. They are such a useful kitchen gadget that you would be hard pressed to find a house without one these days. Because of their widespread use, the “can I microwave this?” question…
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can you freeze arugula
Cooking Tips
2nd June 2020

Can You Freeze Arugula {Tips & Tricks}

If you’re a fan of salads, you may be interested to know how you can freeze them - either to save wasting them, to prepare in advance for a dinner party, or to use up a glut from the garden. The good news is that you can freeze your favourite…
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can you freeze a cheese ball
Cooking Tips
1st June 2020

Can You Freeze A Cheese Ball?

A cheese ball is a delightful thing. Small enough to pop into your mouth, tasty enough to suit the most diverse of palates, and versatile enough that you can put pretty much anything into them. They are fun to make and to eat, and can be made with a huge…
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can you freeze eggplant parmesan
Cooking Tips
29th May 2020

Can You Freeze Eggplant Parmesan?

If you are a fan of Italian food, or if you have a non meat eater coming for dinner, chances are you’ve heard of Eggplant Parmesan. It’s delicious, filling and very healthy, and uses neither meat nor pasta. it makes a wonderfully tasty main dish, ideal for vegetarians and those…
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why are there fruit flies in my bathroom
Cooking Tips
28th May 2020

Why Are There Fruit Flies In My Bathroom?

You would expect to find fruit flies where there is fruit, right? Or at the very least where there is food and leftovers. So why are there fruit flies in my bathroom, I hear you cry? Fruit flies are not especially fussy; obviously they prefer places where they have easy…
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how to keep fruit flies away from bananas
Cooking Tips
27th May 2020

How To Keep Fruit Flies Away From Bananas?

Fruit flies are attracted to fruit, and bananas give off a particularly attractive to smell to them as they ripen. Bananas also “go over” very quickly, so they are an especial favourite of fruit flies, who like rotting organic matter the best. If you are tired of seeing clouds of…
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how to get rid of fruit flies in a restaurant
Cooking Tips
26th May 2020

How To Get Rid Of Fruit Flies In A Restaurant?

Fruit flies are an irritating nuisance around the house, in your kitchen or bathroom. This irritation is magnified a thousand fold in a restaurant, where the very last thing you need is insects flying around! These little insects cannot bite, so they are no direct threat to us - but…
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bourbon salted caramel recipe
Recipes
6th March 2020

Bourbon Salted Caramel Recipe

When people talk about bourbon salted caramel, they are referring to either a sauce or candy. Bourbon salted caramel sauce is great for drizzling over pies, cakes and even coffee. Bourbon salted caramel candy is a great adult snack for home parties and family reunions. You can also gift the…
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chocolate covered strawberry cake
Recipes
5th March 2020

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cake Recipe

When making a strawberry cake, the first thing you need to determine is how many ways you want to incorporate strawberry into the cake. For our chocolate covered strawberry cake, we wanted to max out on both the strawberry and chocolate flavours. In addition to the strawberry in the cake,…
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