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Spiced Pumpkin Soup for #WeekdaySupper

Posted by on Dec 26, 2013 in Simple Meals | 3 comments

Spiced Pumpkin Soup for #WeekdaySupper

This festive week of #Weekday Suppers from Family Foodie brings you a collection of simple, delicious meals to get you through the Christmas period. Today, on Boxing Day, I’m offering a Spiced Pumpkin soup that’s full of flavour and easy to make. 

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Sugarplums for a festive #SundaySupper

Posted by on Dec 22, 2013 in #SundaySupper, Sweet Treats | 27 comments

Sugarplums for a festive #SundaySupper

With just a few days until Christmas, the #SundaySupper group has been getting into the festive spirit by seeking inspiration from favourite Christmas songs and films. Hosted by Tammi of Momma’s Meals, a whole host of decadent treats awaits. I chose to make Sugarplums, inspired by The Nutcracker. 

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Chocolate Banoffee Pie for #SundaySupper

Posted by on Dec 1, 2013 in #SundaySupper, Desserts | 30 comments

Chocolate Banoffee Pie for #SundaySupper

This #SundaySupper, we’ve got you covered. In a post-thanksgiving haze, Foodie Stuntman of Crazy Foodie Stunts has rounded the troops to provide a whole collection of ‘covered’ recipes, which will either make life easier, or give an original idea for a topping, so that food after Thanksgiving doesn’t have to be difficult. I’m offering a Chocolate (covered) Banoffee Pie. 

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Plum and Blackberry Crumble for Thanksgiving #SundaySupper

Posted by on Nov 24, 2013 in #SundaySupper, Desserts | 25 comments

Plum and Blackberry Crumble for Thanksgiving #SundaySupper

This #SundaySupper we’re holding a Thanksgiving party, hosted by Paula of  Vintage Kitchen Notes. I’m offering a festive Scottish twist on Thanksgiving, with a mulled-wine inspired Plum and Blackberry Crumble. As the nights draw in and the cold snap bites, there is no better time to be cosy inside a bright, fire-lit room with a table groaning with food.

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Spooky Stew for #SundaySupper

Posted by on Oct 27, 2013 in #SundaySupper, Simple Meals | 40 comments

Spooky Stew for #SundaySupper

I’m so happy to be rejoining #SundaySupper after so long away, particularly as the Halloween theme is my favourite of the year! Hosted by Kathia of Basic N Delicious, this theme allows childish creativity to run wild, which I love. Since I made something sweet last year, and knowing that there would be a glut of fabulous cakes and sweet treats, I decided to tackle a savoury dish and set about creating a Spooky Stew

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