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Popular Father’s Day Gift Ideas

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Father’s Day. It’s that special time of the year when we honour our first real heroes: our fathers. Kids young and old alike find ways to make this day truly memorable for their dads. Some opt to make personalised gifts and cards to make their dads feel loved and appreciated. Others plan trips, taking their […]

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | Popular Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Tender, Slow Cooked Lamb Shanks

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Tender , Slow Cooked Lamb Shanks always make for a wonderful filling dinner! Allowing the meat the time it needs to be slow cooked, you can make these well-loved lamb shanks even more succulent and appetising. This tummy-filling dish combines the rich flavour of lamb shanks, tomatoes, mushrooms, vegetables and herbs — just a perfect […]

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | Tender, Slow Cooked Lamb Shanks

Healthy Carrot and Celery Juice

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Drinking healthy carrot and celery juice in the morning is a perfect way to start your day right. Juicing is known to be a great method to get some vital nutrients that the body needs to function properly, without so much effort. And if you have a good quality juicer, blender or food processor at […]

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | Healthy Carrot and Celery Juice

Christmas Maple Mustard Glazed Ham

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A mouth-watering glazed ham always makes a wonderful Christmas table centrepiece. Plus the beauty of this classic Christmas dinner staple is that it offers versatility in terms of glaze variations that you can use, depending on your personal taste and preference. While you can also serve your Christmas ham without glaze, it won’t be nearly […]

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | Christmas Maple Mustard Glazed Ham

5 Creative Christmas Table Decoration Ideas

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A few days to go before Christmas! So you’ve probably put up the Christmas tree and all those decorative stuff at home, and maybe you’ve already done shopping for holiday gifts and all. Now it’s time you think of dressing up your dinner table for the holidays, which, like many other typical Christmas activities, also […]

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | 5 Creative Christmas Table Decoration Ideas

Top 6 Christmas Gift Ideas for Men and Women

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Why is it that when the Christmas season comes, days seem to pass more quickly? Now it’s only less than two weeks away, and most people are already struggling making plans and gift lists for this widely celebrated holiday. Gift giving is a common practice at Christmas because it is, after all, the season of […]

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | Top 6 Christmas Gift Ideas for Men and Women

Lamb Leg Roast with Roasted Potatoes

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Roast meat recipes are always popular during the holidays, and the reasons are plenty. Delicious and aromatic, roast meat is so inviting and appealing to adults and kids alike, which makes it a family favourite on festive occasions like Christmas. Below is an example of a truly crowd-winning Christmas roast recipe. It features mouth-watering roast […]

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | Lamb Leg Roast with Roasted Potatoes

6 Fantastic Summer Dessert Recipes

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How time flies quickly indeed — it’s now the last month of the year! And as they say, ’tis the season to be jolly! The festive season is finally here, and summer has just begun — now that gives us plenty of reasons to celebrate, right? Summer, of course, is not the most convenient among […]

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | 6 Fantastic Summer Dessert Recipes

Decadent Chocolate and Raspberry Trifle

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With the jolly and busy Christmas holiday almost a month away, there’s no better time than now to start thinking about the Christmas dishes and treats to prep for your loved ones and guests. And if we’re talking about Christmas desserts, the English classic trifle will always be among the top in the list. Aside […]

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | Decadent Chocolate and Raspberry Trifle

Yummy Homemade Fish and Chips!

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A traditional British favourite, fish and chips dish is always a welcome treat to anyone young and old. This world-famous classic is generally known as a takeaway food, but who says you cannot make one at home? In fact, making homemade fish and chips allows you to enjoy better and healthier options as you can […]

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | Yummy Homemade Fish and Chips!