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Hanging Book Shelves

If you’re looking for a different way to build some modern bookshelves, Peter and Annalien have a few ideas for you to inspire you to make your own in a few easy steps. Some colourful hanging shelves and a simple rope shelf.        You will need: Tools Materials PCM 10 S compound mitre saw Supa […]

5-Ingredient Fix

House Sausage

Yield: 6 servings Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 10 minutes Inactive Prep Time: 1 hour Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds ground pork shoulder 2 tablespoons Grade B maple syrup 1 teaspoon dried sage 1 shallot, finely chopped 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard 1 teaspoon freshly cracked black pepper 1 1/2 teaspoons kosher salt Method Combine all […]

Chef Michael's Kitchen

Apple Pie Brown Rice

Yield: 4 Servings Ingredients 4 slices of bacon, chopped a splash of water 1 onion, minced 1 cup of brown rice 2 cloves of garlic 2 cups of chicken broth or water 2 apples, cored and chopped ½ teaspoon of salt 1 tablespoon of cinnamon 1 bay leaf Preheat your oven to 350°F and turn […]

Favourite Food

Roast Aubergine and Garlic Puree

This is a little bit like a Baba Garnish, which also contains tahini paste and crushed cumin.  Sometimes I put chopped parsley, mint, marjoram or coriander in too.  It’s delicious spread on garlic toasts too. (Recipe page…) Ingredients 2 Aubergines 4-6 cloves of garlic Juice of ½ -1 lemon Salt and pepper 90 ml approx […]

Favourite Food

Ginger Pork with Noodles

Serves 4 This is, because of the Chinese hoisin sauce, slightly sweet.  It is also good with out the basil.  This is a great quick meal in a bowl. Ingredients 200g (7oz) thick rice noodles 1 tbsp peanut/sunflower oil 2 tbsp grated ginger 500g (1lb) minced pork 50ml (2fl.oz)hoisin sauce 115ml (4fl.oz) chicken stock 2 […]

Annabel Langbein

Vegetable Pakoras

Prep time: 5 mins + standingCook time: 3-5 mins per batchMakes: approx 30 Ingredients 2 cups chickpea or pea flour 2 tsp ground cumin 2 tsp coriander seeds or mustard seeds 1 tsp fennel seeds, roughly ground or chopped 2 tsp curry powder 2 cups beer ½ cup chopped fresh coriander 1½ tsp salt ground […]

Crafts

Masai Boat

  What you need: 1 Litre Bronze Powertex (0057), 125g Stone Art (S125), 1 x wire boat (PX006), 2 x Masai heads (POP010 and POP011), 2 pieces of 24cm x 40cm aluminium foil,  2 x small pieces of aluminium foil to cover the wire legs, masking tape, 6m x 3cm cotton knit fabric strips, 2 […]

DIY

Rubix Cube Drawers

You will need: Tools Materials PCM 7 Compound Mitre 16mm supa wood PST 18 JigSaw bottom and top 508 mm x 540 mm – 6 pieces PSR 18 Cordless drill sides – 508mm x 148mm – 6 pieces PSM 18 Cordless Sander backs 540mm x 180mm – 4 pieces Pex Sander Drawer fronts 537mm x […]