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The Best Stainless Steel Cookware Set

A reader told us about a particular stainless steel cookware set that she had purchased. She couldn't say enough good things about it. Now it took us a while to get around to reviewing this set...not sure why really but let's just say that we are glad we eventually did. Well were we surprised! After all of our research we could finally understand our readers enthusiastic praise for this cookware set. This has all the qualitites of an All Clad cookware set but at a quarter of the price. Its a beautifully finished set which gives excellent performance Want to know what this set is? … [Read More...]

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How to Make Marinated Feta Cheese

We recently purchased a Mad Millie's home cheese making kit and finally got around to making some Marinated Feta. The kit comes complete with the following items:- a ceramic cheese pot with ceramic pressing plate and lid cheese mould plastic colander a piece of … [Read More...]

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7 Gadget Gifts for the High-Tech Chef

Since the first wooden spoon allowed a cave man to stir his stew without burning his arm, humans have been on a quest to make shinier, faster and better kitchen gadgets. If you have a high-tech chef on your list this holiday season, take a look at these seven gadgets that are perfectly priced to fit … [Read More...]

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Sugar Free – Paleo – Blondies Recipe

Quite some time ago we embarked on the Paleo diet. I have to say that I feel really great since starting this way of eating which is based on the diet of our ancestors from the Paleolithic era. When we first started I wondered how we would go with sweet treats but I have been pleasantly surprised … [Read More...]

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Aluminum Cookware: Know the Risks

You may have heard about the risks linked to using aluminum cookware before, or perhaps you are reading about it for the first time. The debate has been open for some time now, with opposing views on either side of the fence. Whether you use aluminum pots and pans or not, it is worth knowing what … [Read More...]

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The Breville Automatic Tea Maker & Kettle Review

I have fallen in love - with my new Breville Automatic tea maker. Paula and I went out to our favourite tea store 'Adore' in Federation Square. We had run out of our favourite herbal teas -  French Earl Grey Tea and Evening Mist, both very nice blends with a floral hint. On the counter was … [Read More...]

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Organising a Party

We all want our parties to be a hit and to have our friends to be much talked about by our family, colleagues and friends. So if you really want  your party to be a hit, it`s all in the planning. It doesn't matter whether you are planning to hold a small soirée of four close friends or a corporate … [Read More...]