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    Project Doughnut Review.

    What better way to enjoy a box of doughnuts than in your pyjamas, without having to leave the house. One of the positives that has come out of the last 12 months is that during lockdown, so many great independent bakeries have diversified in to offering home delivery. I have a massive sweet tooth so this has been a real treat, although I am not sure whether my waistline would agree.   The first one I wanted to share is the Derbyshire based Project Doughnut. I really wish the photograph showed how absolutely massive the doughnuts were. They are so huge that I would honestly recommend only eating half at a…

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    Midweek Meals : Speedy Veggie Curry (Toddler Friendly)

    This curry recipe started off as a recreation of the Leon Coconut Chicken and Petit Pois Curry which you can find in their Naturally Fast Food cookbook (or see it here bit.ly/3hKDW8i if you don’t have a copy on your bookshelf). I really don’t like peas so straightaway I swapped them for some edamame beans which we had in the freezer. I trialled making it without chicken when planning a vegetarian supper for family and realised that it is just as great without, and much cheaper! This curry makes use of loads of store cupboard essentials and by using frozen vegetables, means that we mostly always have the ingredients at…