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2 Quick Healthy Recipes For You and Your Family To Enjoy!

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Heres 2 quick recipe ideas to get you started on a journey to creating those quick healthy food ideas which will not take up alot of your time!

Recipe 1:

Tuna Salad

Ingredients:1 tin of tuna
low fat Mayonnaise or salad cream
Salad (lettuce, cress, carrots, cucumbers or onions)
Black pepper (optional)

This is very good quick and healthy recipe which is very easy to prepare and will not take up too much time. First, find a decent size bowl which is where the tuna salad will be prepared. Open the tin of tuna, drain the oil, then empty the tuna into the bowl.

Next, open a bottle of mayonnaise or salad cream and pour half of the contents into the bowl of tuna while mixing. Mixing the tuna is important so that the tuna does not end up looking too lumpy.

Wash the lettuce or cucumber in warm water, this is to properly wash off any small insects that may be found while preparing. After washing, put salad into the bowl of tuna and mix. Add black pepper and these you have it……Tuna Salad

Optional ingredients include:

olive oil
croutons
tomatoes
anchovies

Recipe 2:

Banana and oat Smoothie

Here is another idea to add to your list of great cooking tips! Even though the idea of a porridge drink does not sound too appetizing, this drink really is delicious and extremely healthy. Porridge has been proven to lower cholesterol, and having this drink will be a great addition to your healthy diet plan.

Ingredients:400ml cold milk (semi skimmed)
2 bananas
2 table spoons of Porridge Oats
Honey (optional)
4 ice cubes

To make a delicious healthy porridge oat smoothy, put all of the ingredients listed above in a blender, and blend for one minute and drink immediately.

Do You Need A Romantic Christmas Dinner Tip?

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Here are a few ideas to help you make a perfect romantic evening for you and your partner!:

– A romantic dinner should be a stylish meal idea so that you’ll impress your partner and have time to enjoy together.

– Think ahead and rent a Christmas DVD, this will be the perfect opportunity to cuddle your partner in bed, watch the movie and play games together. Perfect!.

– Plan a day of romantic activities together just for the two of you and make your romantic Christmas a memorable occasion…

– Look up recipes or meal ideas that will get you and your partner in the mood for a romantic and shall I say memorable Christmas!

– Another great romantic meal idea is garnishing your plates..this should bring out your decorative touch. You can also use scented candles or potpourri to create a romantic atmosphere.

Need Special Wine Recipe

This traditional Christmas drink will keep you warm on a cold winters night! The best thing about preparing this drink recipe at home is the wonderful aromatic smell that will waft through your house.

Just don’t let your mulled wine boil when you are cooking – or the alcohol will evaporate!

Ingredients

1 bottle Red Wine
1 cup Water
110g Sugar
1 Cinnamon stick
3 Whole Cloves
1/2 cup fresh orange juice
Zest of 1 Lemon

Method

Combine the cup of water, sugar, orange juice, cinnamon, cloves, and lemon zest into one saucepan and stir.

Bring the mixture to the boil then let it simmer for 18-20 minutes.

Strain, then return to the saucepan. Add the red wine and allow to simmer – but not boil!

Serve your delicious mulled wine in your favourite glasses with a traditional sweet christmas recipe -I recommend mince pie or gingerbread!

TIP: Prevent your wine glasses from cracking by heating them first!