slow cooker with veggies pic

 

Slow Cooker Ideas That Don’t Involve Food

If you’re anything like me, you have an excellent slow cooker sitting in your kitchen cupboard (which comes out for about one week each year in winter when it’s freezing), and you have a sudden need to make lots of comfort food like stews and soups. Well, now you don’t have to feel guilty about it because I’ve found the …

 

beetroot chocolate cake on cake stand

 

Eggless Beetroot Chocolate Cake

This plant-based beetroot and chocolate cake is always a favourite, especially in our house with Grant having an egg allergy. The virtually fool-proof recipe is easy to make and results in the most delicious, moist cake. You can also make little cupcakes for the kid’s lunch boxes or for a decadent treat with a cup of tea. Eggless Beetroot Chocolate Cake 3 cups …

 

three battery hens on a pole in knitted coats

 

Battery Hen Coats

If you’re into knitting and would like a new project, how about whipping up little coats for battery hens? When battery hens are saved they have few feathers to keep them warm.  These wonderful little coats help with this and encourage the growth of new feathers. Shawn from  www.animalsanctuary.co.nz says she can use them, and if she gets too many, she can …