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KnyttWytch
Cambridge
Disabled knitter
Interests: History, wine, food, reading, yarn, dogs
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Ingredients 300g Quorn Meat Free Chicken Pieces 1 tbsp vegetable oil 1 onion, diced 2 sticks of celery, diced 1 carrot, diced 1 red pepper, diced 150g mushrooms, sliced 1 tsp paprika 1/4 tsp allspice 2 tbsp vegetarian Worcestershire Sauce 200g tin of pineapple chunks 4 tbsp malt vinegar 500ml... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2017 at Tempewytchrecipesdone
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Ingredients 1 tablespoon sunflower oil 6 florets long-stem broccoli generous handful kale 1 small red chilli, finely chopped 10 sugar snap peas 8 tablespoons light soy sauce 2 packs of soft cooked noodles (egg free) 1 spring onion, finely sliced handful fresh coriander, finely chopped 1 tablespoon peanuts, roughly crushed... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2017 at Tempewytchrecipesdone
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3 tablespoons olive oil ½ medium onion, diced small ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon ½ teaspoon ground coriander ½ teaspoon kosher salt ½ teaspoon ground cumin ¼ teaspoon ground cayenne 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 14.5-ounce can small-diced tomatoes, with juice 2 15.5-ounce cans chick peas (garbanzo beans), drained and rinsed... Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 2017 at Tempewytchrecipesdone
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Ingredients 500g Quorn pieces 25ml vegetable oil 200g onions peeled & chopped into large pieces 200g carrots peeled & sliced thickly 200g red peppers – deseeded & cut into large pieces 300g courgettes – sliced thickly 3 garlic cloves – sliced 2 tsp ground cumin 1 tsp cayenne pepper (optional)... Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 2017 at Tempewytchrecipesdone
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Ingredients 500g Quorn Mince 1 tbsp olive oil (Quorn just needs to be added to the sauce, so the recipe requires about 50% less oil than you would usually use) 1 onion, finely chopped 1 carrot, finely chopped 1 stick of celery, finely chopped 200g mushrooms, finely chopped 2 garlic... Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 2017 at Tempewytchrecipesdone
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Wowza another month already! April was rather odd - to start with I piled a load of weight on - and in the latter half I lost it again! I started at 297.5 (21 st 3.5 lb or 135 kg) and ended it on 298! (having gone up to 306.5... Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2017 at Tempewytchhealthyliving
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Ingredients * 350g Quorn Meat Free Mince 1 tbsp olive oil (Quorn just needs to be added to the sauce, so the recipe requires about 50% less oil than you would usually use) 1 medium onion, finely chopped 1 medium carrot, finely chopped 100g frozen peas or mixed veg 400ml... Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2017 at Tempewytchrecipesdone
Tasks Baseball players range from little league to professionals. Little League/School - Read a book with a main or secondary character who’s trying something new (i.e. someone returns home to take over or help with a business, learning a new craft). - Kneaded to Death by Winnie Archer Minor League/Professional... Continue reading
Posted Apr 28, 2017 at Book Challenges
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Ingredients 300g pack Quorn Meat Free Chicken Pieces, defrosted 2 tbsp light soy sauce 1-2 tbsp vegetable oil 2 tbsp green Thai curry paste 2 shallots, finely chopped 1 green chilli, de-seeded and finely chopped 3 garlic cloves, crushed 400g tin coconut milk 125g baby corn, blanched 125g green beans,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2017 at Tempewytchrecipesdone
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Ingredients: 2 tbsp. olive oil 1 medium-size onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced Pinch red pepper flakes 500g Tuscan kale, cut into ribbons 14 oz. can diced tomatoes 1 cup vegetable stock 15 oz. can chickpeas, drained and rinsed 1/2 cup pitted black olives, chopped 454g (1 box) Penne or... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2017 at Tempewytchrecipesdone
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It has taken a while but I have FINALLY got the Medieval Dog needlepoint done and dusted. as well as that I have started the companion piece (Medieval Hare) this has now been put to one side though so that I can get on with (and hopefully finish!) the Winnie... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2017 at Knyttwytch's Crafts and Stuff
Huge congratulations and here's hoping for many, many more happily married years to come!
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Ingredients 750g Crown Prince pumpkin or butternut squash 2 tbsp olive oil 500g spinach, washed 1 tbsp butter, plus extra for greasing whole nutmeg, for grating 6 fresh lasagne sheets 100g Parmesan (or vegetarian alternative), freshly grated For the tomato sauce 1 medium onion, finely chopped 1 tbsp olive oil... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2017 at Tempewytchrecipesdone
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Ingredients 55g/2oz butter 425g/15oz potatoes, peeled and diced to 5mm/1/3in 110g/4oz onions, diced 1 tsp salt freshly ground pepper 900ml/1½pt home-made chicken stock or vegetable stock 120ml/4fl oz creamy milk freshly chopped herbs to garnish Method Melt the butter in a heavy saucepan. When it foams, add the potatoes and... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2017 at Tempewytchrecipesdone
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Ingredients 25g/1oz butter 1 tbsp olive oil 2 large onions, finely sliced 750g/1½lb Pink Fir Apple potatoes, peeled, parboiled and sliced into 1cm/½in pieces 250g/8oz handful fresh spinach, cooked and roughly chopped 10 free-range eggs, lightly beaten salt and freshly ground pepper Method In a large, heavy-based frying pan, heat... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2017 at Tempewytchrecipesdone
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All sewn up and ready to wear - it has taken me three months longer than I hoped for but it is finally done and I am rather pleased with the result! Maybe not the best shot but it gives some idea of what it is like on (and it... Continue reading
Posted Apr 12, 2017 at Knyttwytch's Crafts and Stuff
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Still no weight loss *sigh*, still I have dusted myself off and along with Yarnscape I am doing a "Spa Week" so no booze during the week (even though OH tempted before he headed home from work!), I have started my seated Yoga and meditations off again and I have... Continue reading
Posted Apr 12, 2017 at Tempewytchhealthyliving
Things I am happy about (this will get added to) My wonderful husband (he puts up with me and has stuck with me even though I am now disabled and unable to do much) My dogs (they are wonderful companions - annoying sometimes but still wonderful!) The NHS (the treatment... Continue reading
Posted Apr 12, 2017 at Tempewytchhealthyliving
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Ingredients 2 tsp olive oil 18 oz fresh baby spinach 1 clove garlic, minced 1 15-oz can chickpeas, drained and rinsed (NOTE: Opt for BPA-free cans, such as Eden Foods) 2 tbsp dry whole-wheat bread crumbs 1/2 tsp sweet paprika 1/4 tsp ground cumin 1/4 tsp sea salt Fresh ground... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2017 at Tempewytchrecipesdone
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Ingredients 2 nests whole wheat noodles (about 100g) 1 tbsp tamari thumb-sized piece ginger, finely grated 3 garlic cloves, finely grated 1 tbsp apple cider vinegar 1 tbsp sesame oil 150g sprouts, sliced 1 leek, cut into 3 down the length, the lengths halved and shredded into long strips 50g... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2017 at Tempewytchrecipesdone
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Ingredients 250g cooked beetroot 100g canned lentils 1 small apple 1 crushed garlic clove 1 tsp onion seeds (nigella), plus extra to serve 250ml vegetable stock Method Tip the beetroot, lentils, apple, garlic and onion seeds into a blender with the vegetable stock and some seasoning, and blitz until smooth.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2017 at Tempewytchrecipesdone
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Ingredients 50g butter or 2 tbsp dripping 1kg onion, finely sliced 1 tbsp golden caster sugar few sprigs fresh thyme 3 fresh bay leaves 150ml cider 1l stock (vegetable or chicken, it's up to you) For the top 4 thick slices from a round country loaf 100g mature cheddar, grated... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2017 at Tempewytchrecipesdone
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Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds Asian eggplant 2 tablespoons chicken or vegetable stock, or substitute water 2 tablespoons chili bean paste 2 tablespoons soy sauce 2 tablespoons Chinese black vinegar, or substitute good-quality balsamic vinegar 1 tablespoon Chinese rice wine or dry sherry 2 teaspoons sugar 2 tablespoons peanut or vegetable... Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2017 at Tempewytchrecipesdone
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Hmm and I still haven't finished the comfy sweater! But after a couple of weeks of serious stress I knuckled back down to it yesterday and today and I am cracking on again. This shows how long it will be as that is the completed side then This is it... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2017 at Knyttwytch's Crafts and Stuff
Wow! just WOW!!!! (for all of them but especially the elephant)
Toggle Commented Mar 1, 2017 on Quilt Group Friday... at Pots and Pins