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How to Make Chicken Stir Fry

July 2, 2012


Sorry this post is a bit late… I love making stir fry. I only recently learnt to make it and I thought it would be really hard. But it’s not really. You will need: Frying pan Pan Wok/large pan Drainer/colander Wooden spoon Two chicken breasts Chinese noodles Variety of stir fry vegetables (can be frozen […]

Inspiration Boards

June 17, 2012


Today I made my first inspiration board. If you visualise things you can make them happen.. apparently. So I’m trying it. The first one I have made is my career inspiration board. As you can see I want to be a Journalist, the little cartoon is a sub-editor, and I’d like to write a novel… […]

How to Make an Easy Spaghetti Bolognaise

May 1, 2012


Here’s a quick and easy way to make Spaghetti Bolognaise. This recipe is for one, but it’s easy to work out how to make it for more. You will need: 200g Minced Beef (about half a pack) Handful of Pasta Half a Pepper A Small Onion Pasta/Bolognaise Sauce Oil Hot water Salt and Peper Two […]

Happy Easter Everyone!

April 8, 2012


Just a short post to say I hope you all have had a great Easter, got a lot of chocolate and had a lazy day. If you haven’t had enough chocolatey goodness and want to make your Easter egg even better, Student Beans has the best idea. How To Make Your Own Giant Creme Egg! I […]

How to Make Toad in the Hole

February 10, 2012


I made Toad in the Hole for the first time a few days ago, and as I went well I thought I’d put up the recipe because if I can make it, anyone can. I think it’s quite an easy recipe and the size of it can be changed easily depending on how many people you’re making it for. […]

Meal for One: Tuna and Pasta

January 22, 2012


I realised that I haven’t done much in the DIY section of this blog so, as I thought, as I was making my dinner, that one of the annoying things about being a student is making meals for one. With certain dishes, it is almost impossible. But being the terrible cook that I am, I […]

Customising Shoes

December 20, 2011


For my first ‘How To’ I thought I would do something I had never done before. As I decided to buy my fancy dress Christmas costume this year I thought I would customise my shoes. These were one of my favourite pairs of shoes until I ripped the heels. So before I start I will […]