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Fearless in the Kitchen

Broccolini & Carrot Medley

Yield: 8 servings Ingredients 16 broccolini florets 16 baby carrots, peeled with 2-inch of tops left on 1 tbsp. olive oil Coarse salt and freshly cracked pepper, to taste Method Bring large pot of salted water to boil over high heat. Add carrots and boil 2 minutes. Add broccolini and cook until vegetables are just […]

Food

Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Serves 4 Ingredients Coarse salt and freshly ground black pepper 1 pound Brussels sprouts, trimmed and halved lengthwise 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 1 sprig fresh rosemary leaves removed 1 head garlic, separated into cloves (unpeeled) Directions Preheat oven to 450 degrees. Bring a medium saucepan of salted water to a boil over high heat. […]

Crafts

Cake decorating with Gelatin Flowers

Requirements 1 Tablespoon unflavored gelatin 2 ½ tablespoons water 26 or 28 gauge covered wire Soft brush Liquid Food coloring Microwave Mixing bowl Small spatula Craft scissors with scalloped edges Veining sheet Instructions Step 1: Place water in a microwaveable bowl.  Sprinkle Gelatin over the top and stir together, and then let it stand for […]

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Secret Location

In a brand new series, Secret Location seeks to solve the problems of frustrated househunters- by showing them the house before they know where it is… We all want our dream home in our dream location- but with budgets never matching wishlists, for most of us, that remains a dream. Using the blacked out Secret […]

Décor

Love it or List it UK

British property experts Kirstie Allsopp and Phil Spencer are back in their first brand new property series for over a decade. They’re helping families who’ve fallen out of love…with their home but can’t agree how to remedy it. One wants to give up and list it, but the other wants to renovate so everyone can […]

Cooking with Nick Stellino

Terrine of Roasted Eggplant

Serves 6 to 8 Ingredients For the Roasted Eggplants: 4 eggplants, about 1½ pounds each ¾ tablespoon salt, divided 4 tablespoons olive oil, divided 4 eggs 1 cup grated Pecorino cheese 1¼ cups Italian-style breadcrumbs, divided 1 tablespoon butter ¼ pound crumbled goat cheese For the Roasted Eggplant Sauce: 2 cups tomato sauce 1 cup […]

Bake with Anna Olson

Seasonal Garnishes

Seasonal Garnishes For a Plated Dessert Spring: Lemon Glaze & Edible FlowersMakes about 1/2 cup Ingredients 1 cup icing sugar, sifted 1-2 Tbsp lemon juice Method Wisk the icing sugar with 1 Tbsp of lemon juice, adding the remaining 1 Tbsp a little at a time to achieve the desired consistency. Pour the glaze over […]

Crafts

Best of Show Me How

Your favourite local arts & craft show is back! “Show Me How” has heaps of wonderful projects that are sure to inspire you! Presenter Gloria Bastos will be at it again with her line up of fabulous guests who will be guiding you through a series of great arts & crafts. Whether it’s scrap-booking, oil […]