Friday, 31 May 2019

EKBB - Competitions - Win Methven's Tūroa Collection!

EKBB - Competitions - Win Methven's Tūroa Collection!

HomeStyle - Competition - Win! Pressure Washer and Wet-and-Dry Vac

HomeStyle - Competition - Win! Pressure Washer and Wet-and-Dry Vac

Celebrate World Whisky Day in style with Redbreast Dream Cask

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HomeStyle - Competition - Win a £200 voucher for Posterlounge

YourHome - Competition - Win! a Larunda 3-in-1 tap from Carron Phoenix

YourHome - Competition - Win! a Larunda 3-in-1 tap from Carron Phoenix

WIN a two-night break in the North York Moors with free entry to Castle Howard

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Learning Spanish Recap - Dessert & Sweets

Dessert and sweets:
  • Ice-cream - helado
  • Cake - pastel
  • milk chocolate - chocolate con leche
  • trifle - nimiedad

HomeStyle - Competition - WIN! Latest Bathroom cabinet and basin set

HomeStyle - Competition - WIN! Latest Bathroom cabinet and basin set

Hotel & Accommodation Competitions | Georgina Campbell Guides

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My Top 10 Soups

  • Broccoli & Stilton
  • Potato & Leek
  • Cream of Tomato
  • Carrot & Coriander
  • Sweet Potato & Carrot
  • Mexican Chilli Bean
  • Country Vegetable
  • Spicy Lentil Soup
  • French Onion
  • Cream of Mushroom

Thursday, 30 May 2019

Wednesday, 29 May 2019

National Days for May - Today is Paperclip Day

  • 1st May - May Day
  • 2nd May - Truffle Day
  • 3rd May - Paranormal Day
  • 4th May - Star Wars Day
  • 5th May - Astronaut Day
  • 6th May - No Diet Day
  • 7th May - Tourism Day

  • 8th May - Have a Coke Day
  • 9th May - Sleepover Day
  • 10th May - Clean up Your Room Day
  • 11th May - Eat What You Want Day
  • 12th May - Nutty Fudge Day
  • 13th May - Hummus Day
  • 14th May - Dance Like a Chicken Day

  • 15th May - Chocolate Chip Day
  • 16th May - Love a Tree Day
  • 17th May - Walnut Day
  • 18th May - No Dirty Dishes Day
  • 19th May - Endangered Species Day
  • 20th May - Pick Strawberries Day
  • 21st May - Strawberries and Cream Day

  • 22nd May - World Goth Day
  • 23rd May - Turtle Day
  • 24th May - Scavenger Hunt Day
  • 25th May - Wine Day
  • 26th May - Paper Airplane Day
  • 27th May - Sunscreen Day
  • 28th May - World Hunger Day

  • 29th May - Paperclip Day
  • 30th May - World MS Day
  • 31st May - No Tobacco Day

My Top 10 Pies

  • Cheese & Onion Pie
  • Chicken & Mushroom Pie
  • Meat & Potato Pie
  • Cottage Pie
  • Chicken Balti Pie
  • Spinach and Cheese Filo Pie
  • Satay Chicken Pie
  • Chilli Pot Pie
  • Mexican beef and bean Pie
  • Leek, Cheese and Potato Pie

Tuesday, 28 May 2019

My Top 10 Crisp Flavours

  • Cheese & Onion
  • Smoky Bacon 
  • Flamin Hot
  • Sweet Chilli
  • Roast Chicken
  • Mature Cheddar
  • Sour Cream
  • Black Pepper
  • Steak
  • Paprika

Monday, 27 May 2019

My Top 10 Cakes

  • Cheesecake (mainly New York style)
  • Red Velvet Cupcakes
  • Chocolate Fudge Cake
  • Cherry Bakewell
  • Eton Mess
  • Walnut Buttercream Cake
  • Coffee Cake
  • Battenburg Cake
  • Victoria Sponge with Jam and Buttercream Filling
  • Chocolate Gateaux

Sunday, 26 May 2019

My Top 10 Cereals

  • Kelloggs Cornflakes
  • Kelloggs Crunchy Nut Cornflakes
  • Weetabix Chocolate Cereal
  • Kelloggs Frosties
  • Kelloggs Rice Crispies
  • Kelloggs Coco Pops
  • Kelloggs Nut Clusters Chocolate Curls
  • Nestle Lion Cereal
  • Kelloggs Krave Chocolate Hazelnut
  • Nestle Honey Shreddies

Saturday, 25 May 2019

My Top 10 Hot Chocolate




  • Mocha Hot Chocolate
  • Caramel Hot Chocolate
  • White Chocolate Hot Chocolate
  • Hazelnut Hot Chocolate
  • Rocky Road Hot Chocolate
  • Creamy Milk Chocolate Hot Chocolate
  • Chocolate Fudge Hot Chocolate
  • Belgian Chocolate Hot Chocolate
  • Dairy Milk Hot Chocolate
  • Butterscotch Hot Chocolate
  • Friday, 24 May 2019

    My Top 10 Jacket Spud Fillings

    • Cheese and Onion
    • Veggie Curry
    • Cheese and Beans
    • Chick Pea Dahl
    • Chilli Con Carne
    • Sour Cream and Salsa
    • Feta, garlic and olives
    • Sausage and Cheese
    • BBQ Chicken
    • Cottage cheese and spring onion

    Thursday, 23 May 2019

    My Top 10 Sushi

    • Chicken Gyoza (dumplings)
    • Chicken Katsu Curry
    • Firecracker Rice
    • Beef and Garlic Teriyaki
    • Pumpkin Katsu
    • Chicken Katsu
    • Cucumber Maki
    • Spicy Chicken Roll
    • Vegetable tempura
    • Inari Pocket

    Wednesday, 22 May 2019

    Songs for May


    • End of May - Michael Buble
    • Month of May - Arcade Fire
    • Stormy May Day - ACDC
    • The May Queen - Robert Plant
    • Third of May - Arctic Foxes
    • First of May - The Bee Gees
    • October to May - Dave Cousins
    • The Lusty Month of May - Julie Andrews
    • My Girl - Jackson 5 ( I've got the month of May) 
    • Last Days of May - Bachman Turner Overdrive

    My Top 10 Omelettes

    • Cheese Omelette
    • Spinach, garlic and cream cheese
    • Chilli and Cheese
    • Soy chorizo and Cheddar
    • Mushrooms, bell peppers and cheese
    • Smoked mozzarella, sun-dried tomato, basil pesto
    • Potatoes and fenugreek, Indian-style
    • Sausage herby omelette
    • French omelette
    • Potato omelette

    Tuesday, 21 May 2019

    Win a £2,000 travel voucher: fill in the Investment and Trading Survey

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    National Days for May - Today is Strawberries and Cream Day

    • 1st May - May Day
    • 2nd May - Truffle Day
    • 3rd May - Paranormal Day
    • 4th May - Star Wars Day
    • 5th May - Astronaut Day
    • 6th May - No Diet Day
    • 7th May - Tourism Day

    • 8th May - Have a Coke Day
    • 9th May - Sleepover Day
    • 10th May - Clean up Your Room Day
    • 11th May - Eat What You Want Day
    • 12th May - Nutty Fudge Day
    • 13th May - Hummus Day
    • 14th May - Dance Like a Chicken Day

    • 15th May - Chocolate Chip Day
    • 16th May - Love a Tree Day
    • 17th May - Walnut Day
    • 18th May - No Dirty Dishes Day
    • 19th May - Endangered Species Day
    • 20th May - Pick Strawberries Day
    • 21st May - Strawberries and Cream Day

    • 22nd May - World Goth Day
    • 23rd May - Turtle Day
    • 24th May - Scavenger Hunt Day
    • 25th May - Wine Day
    • 26th May - Paper Airplane Day
    • 27th May - Sunscreen Day
    • 28th May - World Hunger Day

    • 29th May - Paperclip Day
    • 30th May - World MS Day
    • 31st May - No Tobacco Day

    My Top 10 Old Fashioned Sweets

    • Aniseed balls
    • Humbugs
    • Barley Sticks
    • Butterscotch
    • Chocolate limes
    • Kola cubes
    • Mint imperials
    • Pear drops
    • Sugared almonds
    • Chocolate eclairs

    Monday, 20 May 2019

    National Days for May - Today is Pick Strawberries Day

    • 1st May - May Day
    • 2nd May - Truffle Day
    • 3rd May - Paranormal Day
    • 4th May - Star Wars Day
    • 5th May - Astronaut Day
    • 6th May - No Diet Day
    • 7th May - Tourism Day

    • 8th May - Have a Coke Day
    • 9th May - Sleepover Day
    • 10th May - Clean up Your Room Day
    • 11th May - Eat What You Want Day
    • 12th May - Nutty Fudge Day
    • 13th May - Hummus Day
    • 14th May - Dance Like a Chicken Day

    • 15th May - Chocolate Chip Day
    • 16th May - Love a Tree Day
    • 17th May - Walnut Day
    • 18th May - No Dirty Dishes Day
    • 19th May - Endangered Species Day
    • 20th May - Pick Strawberries Day
    • 21st May - Strawberries and Cream Day

    • 22nd May - World Goth Day
    • 23rd May - Turtle Day
    • 24th May - Scavenger Hunt Day
    • 25th May - Wine Day
    • 26th May - Paper Airplane Day
    • 27th May - Sunscreen Day
    • 28th May - World Hunger Day

    • 29th May - Paperclip Day
    • 30th May - World MS Day
    • 31st May - No Tobacco Day

    Things to do in May


    • Get walking (its National Walking Month) 
    • Appreciate the scenery - tulips are flowering this month
    • Tidy up the garden ready for the warm weather
    • Get some exercise to get those pins in shape for summer
    • Turn the heating down
    • Get those windows open
    • Have a garage clearout
    • Take some cuttings
    • Get the hot tub out
    • Have the first BBQ of the year
    • Eat breakfast outdoors
    • Eat some salads
    • Plant some tomatoes
    • Clean up your lavender plant - trim and tidy
    • Celebrate 2 bank holidays
    • Wash your bedding and dry it outdoors
    • Deadhead your daffodils
    • Go to a food festival
    • Enjoy an outdoors gig
    • Go away for the weekend
    • Visit an outdoor market
    • Go for a picnic
    • Try a new outdoors sport
    • Start jogging
    • Clean the car
    • Go to a flower show
    • Celebrate the Royal Wedding - Harry and Meghan
    • Try a bare foot walk
    • Share a story
    • Walk along the canal
    • Go birdwatching

    My Top 10 Jams

    • Strawberry
    • Raspberry
    • Apricot
    • Blackcurrant
    • Blueberry
    • Plum
    • Black Cherry
    • Pineapple
    • Apple and Blackcurrant
    • Rhubarb and ginger

    Sunday, 19 May 2019

    My Top 10 Chocolate Cakes




  • Triple Chocolate sponge cake
  • Hot chocolate fudge cake
  • Chocolate cheesecake
  • Chocolate brownies
  • Chocolate buttermilk cake
  • Death by Chocolate
  • Salted Caramel Chocolate Fudge Cake
  • Malteser Chocolate Cake
  • Chocolate Mud Cake
  • Black Magic Chocolate Cake
  • Saturday, 18 May 2019

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    My Top 10 Cheese Dishes

    • Cheese and onion quiches
    • Broccoli and Stilton soup
    • Fried Brie with cranberry sauce
    • Cheese board
    • Cheese Muffins
    • Three cheese ravioli
    • Cheese and tomato pasta bake
    • Cheese omelette
    • Cheese feast pizza
    • Cheesy nachos

    Friday, 17 May 2019

    My Top 10 Italian food

    • Crespelle ai Funghi e Ricotta - pancakes with cheese and mushrooms
    • Bruschetta
    • Gnocchi
    • Spaghetti Bolognese
    • Lasagne
    • Risotto
    • Pizza Quattro Formaggi
    • Antipasto
    • Ravioli
    • Garlic dough balls

    Thursday, 16 May 2019

    My Top 10 Chinese Takeaway

    • Chicken fried rice with curried sauce
    • Chicken chow mein
    • Prawn Crackers
    • Aromatic Crispy Duck
    • Chicken Curry
    • Beef with Black Bean Sauce
    • Sweet and sour chicken cantonese style
    • Lemon Chicken
    • Hong Kong Style Crispy Beef
    • Sweet and sour Chicken Balls

    Tuesday, 14 May 2019

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    My Top 10 Spud Fillings

    • Cheese and Onion
    • Veggie Curry
    • Cheese and Beans
    • Chick Pea Dahl
    • Chilli Con Carne
    • Sour Cream and Salsa
    • Feta, garlic and olives
    • Sausage and Cheese
    • BBQ Chicken
    • Cottage cheese and spring onion

    Monday, 13 May 2019

    My Top 10 Chip Shop dishes

    • Chips and Gravy
    • Fish Cake and Chips
    • Battered Cod and Chips
    • Chips and Curry
    • Sausage and Chips
    • Chips and Mushy Peas
    • Cheese and Onion Pie and Chips
    • Chips and Nuggets
    • Cheesy Chips
    • Chips in Pitta Bread

    Sunday, 12 May 2019

    My Top 10 Bread Loaves

    • Crusty white bloomer
    • Poppy seed bloomer
    • Tiger loaf
    • Tiger cheese bloomer
    • Wholemeal seeded loaf
    • Farmhouse white loaf
    • Walnut loaf
    • Multigrain farmhouse
    • Granary loaf
    • Rye bread loaf

    Saturday, 11 May 2019

    My Top 10 Tapas



  • Patatas Bravas
  • Croquetas
  • Pinchito
  • Nachos con carne
  • Pincho Tortillas Espanola
  • Pincho de pollo marinado
  • Brusqueta
  • Pincho de solomillo marinado
  • Tapa de queso
  • Papas arrugadas con mojo
  • Friday, 10 May 2019

    My Top 10 Teas

    • Yorkshire Tea
    • Peppermint Tea
    • Camomile & Honey Tea
    • Lemon & Ginger Tea
    • Green Tea & Lemon
    • Lemon Tea
    • Green Tea & Cranberry
    • Liquorice Tea
    • Nettle Tea
    • Red Berry Tea

    Thursday, 9 May 2019

    My Top 10 Chocolate Biscuits





  • Milk chocolate digestives
  • Chocolate hobnobs
  • Chocolate fingers
  • Jaffa cakes
  • Double choc crunch cream
  • Chocolate shortbread
  • Double chocolate cookie
  • Chocolate crunch
  • Chocolate dundee
  • Chocolate malted milk
  • Wednesday, 8 May 2019

    My Top 10 Thorntons Individual Chocolates

    • Champagne Truffles
    • Orange Crisp
    • Turkish Delight
    • Coffee Cream
    • Strawberry Dream
    • Brazil Nut
    • Chocolate mousse
    • Salted caramel praline
    • Sicilian Lemon Mousse
    • Raspberry Smoothie

    Tuesday, 7 May 2019

    My Top 10 Doughnuts

    • Strawberry Jam Doughnuts
    • Milk Chocolate Ring Doughnuts
    • Lemon Curd Doughnuts
    • Chocolate filled Doughnuts
    • Strawberry Iced Doughnuts
    • Caramel Custard Doughnuts
    • Dairy Cream Doughnuts
    • Mini Sugared Doughnuts
    • Triple Chocolate Doughnuts
    • Blueberry Jam Doughnuts

    Monday, 6 May 2019

    My Top 10 Salads

    • Thai chicken mango salad
    • Chicken tikka salad
    • Kaiso salad
    • Hot and spicy chicken with blue cheese
    • Greek salad
    • Warm Tofu chilli salad
    • Caesar salad
    • Waldorf salad
    • Summer chickpea salad
    • Mexican salad with tortilla croutons

    Sunday, 5 May 2019

    My Top 10 Mexican Food

    • Tacos
    • Quesadillas
    • Burritos
    • Enchiladas
    • Frijoles
    • Churros
    • Tostadas
    • Taquitos
    • Chilli
    • Guacamole & Salsa

    Saturday, 4 May 2019

    My Top 10 Fruit Juice

    • Smooth orange
    • Apple
    • Cranberry
    • Tropical fruits
    • Cranberry and Raspberry
    • Apple and mango
    • Orange, mango and passionfruit
    • Red grape
    • Pomegranate & Blueberry
    • Cherry

    Friday, 3 May 2019

    My Top 10 Milkshake

    • Toblerone chocolate milkshake
    • Oreo biscuit milkshake
    • Dairy Milk milkshake
    • Cadbury creme egg milkshake
    • Lindt milkshake
    • Chocolate orange milkshake
    • Snickers milkshake
    • Nutella milkshake
    • Eton Mess milkshake
    • Galaxy milkshake

    Thursday, 2 May 2019

    My Top 10 Fizzy Drinks

    • Cherry Coke
    • Pepsi Max
    • Pink Lemonade
    • Dandelion and Burdock
    • Ginger Beer
    • Lucozade
    • Fanta Orange
    • Dr Pepper
    • Cream Soda
    • 7UP

    Wednesday, 1 May 2019

    My Top 10 Quorn

    • Quorn Swedish Style Meat Balls 
    • Quorn Thai Chicken Fillets
    • Quorn Chicken Enchilada
    • Quorn Southern Fried Chicken Bites
    • Quorn Steak Strips
    • Quorn Fajita Strips
    • Quorn Family Roast
    • Quorn Classic Burgers
    • Quorn Peppered Steaks
    • Quorn Cumberland Sausages

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