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Vegan Finger Food For A Toddler's Birthday Party

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If you’re raising your toddler as a vegan, or if your child has vegan friends, you may be wondering what to serve for their birthday party. With lots to keep them entertained, young children aren’t known for their ability to sit still at the table, particularly when they have partners in crime. A finger food buffet can be the easiest option, but you won’t be serving typical buffet food, such as sausage rolls and egg sandwiches, so what are your options?…

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Cake Designs You Could Consider For a Baby Shower

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A baby shower is a momentous occasion where friends and loved ones come together to celebrate the new life that is being anticipated. The point of these showers is to take gifts to the expectant mother that will benefit both her as well as the new baby that is due to arrive. Since these showers are typically held as parties, it is not uncommon to have streamers, balloons, colourful decorations and party favours at the venue.…

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How to Get Your Picky Child to Eat Chinese Food

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If you’re the parent of a picky eater, you probably stick to the usual bland fare for your child; at least that way, you know your child is going to eat something and get the basic nutrition that they need. However, many children that won’t try new foods at home are more willing to try new things if they are eating out at a restaurant, especially if they have a peer that they admire with them.…

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Understanding Wine: Common Terms Explained

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If you don’t know a lot about wine, it can be difficult to figure out what people really mean by the words they use to describe it. Wine tasting doesn’t need to be a confusing, elitist language – a lot of it is actually deceptively simple! Read on for a quick rundown of the five most basic characteristics of all wines and how you can use this vocabulary to figure out which bottles you might enjoy the most.…

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The Basic Ketogenic Diet and How to Eat Out

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Ketogenic diets have become incredibly popular because of the variety of health benefits that they offer. The concept is simple–to adjust your macronutrient intake so that you are eating approximately five percent of your daily calorie intake from carbohydrates (approximately 50g or less per day not including fibre), 70-80 percent from good quality fats, and 20-30 percent from protein. Evidence suggests that a low-carb Ketogenic diet could help to combat various diseases, increase energy levels and alertness and encourage a greater percentage of fat loss from the abdomen.…

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Love Is In The Air? 4 Creative Ways To Craft A Personalised Chocolate Bouquet For Your Partner On Valentine's Day

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Valentine’s Day is a special day for couples to celebrate their love for each other. So, if your partner is a chocolate buff, there’s no better way to show your love than to craft a personalised chocolate bouquet for her. Chocolate bouquets are a creative twist to traditional flower bouquets, so follow these steps in your quest to impress her with your unrelenting love. Choose Your Partner’s Favourite Chocolates And Wrap Them In Foil…

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Advice For New Flatters: How Do You Reheat Takeout Pizza Without It Going Soggy?

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Moving out of home for the first time is exciting, and no doubt your mum has given you a lot of helpful advice to get you on your way. But, did she tell you about the best way to reheat takeaway pizza so you don’t end up with an over-moist soggy mess? There is an art to reheating pizza properly, but if you do it the right way you can stretch your favourite food treat out to several days worth of meals.…

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Understanding the Differences Between Water Filters and How They Work

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When shopping for a water filter for your home, you might get a little overwhelmed with the choices and options you have and may be tempted to just pick the cheapest model that will fit under your sink. No doubt any water filter you choose will help to make your water cleaner, but understanding how these different filters work can help you make a better decision overall. This will ensure you get a filter that works for the type of water you have in your home and that is easy to maintain over the years.…

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Creating restaurant quality French cuisine at home

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French cuisine has a deserved reputation for being some of the most impressive food in the world. However, even though the cuisine can be taken to amazing extremes it’s also possible to attempt simple but delicious French meals at home with minimal cooking skills.  Here are some tips to help you make a French style meal at home.  A focus on quality French meals have a focus on quality, with each course consisting of the best and freshest quality of each ingredient to get maximum quality and taste impact.…

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Fun Catering Ideas For Your Next Party

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When planning a party, no doubt you give attention to every single detail, right down to the catering and food to be served. However, you probably have more options today for meals provided by your caterer than ever before, and choosing something fun and unique will make your party truly memorable and even something your guests might enjoy more than ever. Note a few fun catering ideas for your next party and then discuss these possibilities with your caterer.…

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