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Lucy Corry - The Kitchenmaid
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Love upcycling? Then this week's Three Ways With... is just for you. Learn how to make the most of stale bread with these three easy and delicious recipes.  #frugal   #bread   #recipes  
Turn those unwanted crusts or baguette ends into something delicious.
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Pork osso bucco with apples and silverbeet
Whenever I go to the supermarket I take great delight in trying to circumvent all those tricks they use to try to make you buy things you didn't know you needed. I'm not very successful though, which is how I ended up with two packets of pork osso bucco and...
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The fast, easy way to get a sticky label off a jar
Have you ever struggled to get the label off a jar? Me too. In fact, I think there is some inverse relationship between the attractiveness of a jar and the stickiness of its label. That's to say, the more likely you are to want to keep a jar for repurposing...
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Winter is coming - best stay in and knit to keep your eggs all cosy...
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Chocolate cakes with citrus cheesecake centres
Cupcakes - so 2007, right? Depends who you ask. Personally, I've made about 50 in the last month, so I think they're quite 2015 too. They're brilliant if you're doing any kind of baking for charity  because they're so easy to portion and transport. And chil...
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The art of writing - workshops at Tea Pea!
It's cold, and grey and the news everywhere is bleak. But before you rip open a chocolate bar and sob into your screen, there is a ray of light on the horizon. And you can get involved! This month sees the start of a series of fun workshops, demonstrations ...
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Three ways with carrots - including spice-roasted baby carrots, raw carrot and ginger bliss balls and a chic carrot salad.
They are brightest and yet most undersung members of the vegetable family - here's some recipes to help them shine.
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Spicy pumpkin, tomato and coconut soup
Earlier this year a Google soup recipe search habits survey found pumpkin soup was the top of the list in New Zealand, for the third year in a row. Are Kiwis creatures of habit, huge consumers of pumpkin, or just really boring? Perhaps it's a combination of...
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Creme fraiche and chocolate nut truffles
Last Sunday my sister-in-law turned up on my doorstep with a huge chocolate cake, a tub of Zany Zeus creme fraiche and a jar of Fix and Fogg chocolate peanut butter . We anointed the cake with dollops of both - such a good activity on a winter Sunday aftern...
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How to knit an egg cosy (and make fork pompoms)
One of the happiest winters of my life was spent in Whanganui, where my lovely friend Anna and I amused ourselves with sewing, cooking, art projects and soaking in the fire bath in our garden. If it sounds all a bit Little House On The Prairie, that's becau...
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Five essential kitchen gadgets for less than $5
Have you seen Rhik Samadder's hilarious food gadgets testing series in The Guardian ? It's very good, not least because it confirms my prejudices that these fancy bits of kit are mostly bought by people who are afraid of cooking. I like ogling fancy kitchen...
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Miso + butter + pumpkin = deliciousness!
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    Content Partnerships Editor, present
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    chief cook and bottle washer, present
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Hello, my name is Lucy. I'm a journalist and a mother and a cook and I'm always in the kitchen at parties. If you're looking for a recipe, some culinary wisdom or just a chat, you've come to the right place.


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