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The last couple of years we have brought you ‘homemade presents’ and ‘what to do at Christmas in Sheffield’ we even wrote the helpful ‘ Making the most of your Christmas Break.’ This year we thought we would look at what you can do over the break outside of the 5 days of Christmas freedom!
Halloween is on the 31st October and is an ancient tradition of scaring away the ghosts and ghouls from your homes and lives. The American tradition of trick or treat has made it across the pond, and so you are likely to get a hoard of children dressed up, knocking at your door, begging for sweets and treats. So here are a few you can make to appease these little devils, or yourselves if you prefer.
As a student, you know that what you learn today will set you up for life. The same goes for what you put into your body! The food you eat sets your body and brain up for life. Here is an easy way on how we can beat the boredom of hitting the Dominos redial every night.
It’s getting close to the big day, and even though you have shopped until you dropped, there may be one or two last-minute presents you have not got as yet. Here are some easy homemade gift ideas for you to complete your presents list.
Shrove Tuesday is on the 5th of March this year, and we thought you might want to try making a few of these traditional crepes. You could get all the roommates together and have a party, with a flipping competition thrown in for fun. Here are a few of our tried and tested recipes for Regular, Gluten free, Dairy free, Nut free, and Vegan versions.
Today is Macaroon day!! We think these recipes are the easiest around. Why not make something delicious for all your housemates. These recipes are also dairy free, vegetarian and the coconut macaroons are vegan! They are also useful as bite-sized mouthfuls of energy to get through your studying.
Today, we also eat chocolate eggs, giving one to each member of the family. We found some of the best eggs (reasonably priced too!) were from Aldi, or Lidl, though you will find Easter eggs on sale everywhere!
Not sure what to do this Bank holiday in the City Sheffield, but you fancy having a brain break from University work. Why not stay at home and take advantage of your nice student accommodation to test out these easy student friendly Easter recipes, don’t forget to share them with your university friends, flatmate, family or partners.
These five super easy, student-friendly recipes can be turned vegetarian if you choose or 100% meatie. That you can cook with your flat-mates or on your own. Make one lot up to and then refrigerate or freeze to reheat a...