Lifestyle

Come Dine With Me?

12th October 2015

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Ocean got in contact with me and asked if I wanted to take part in a ‘Come Dine With Me’ challenge, with the intention of getting more families to use their dining rooms. According to their research, dining rooms are the least used room in a family home. Of course, I was keen to get involved because I find Come Dine With Me hilarious and thought it’d be nice to make dinner and provide entertainment for my family before returning to university. 

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For the meal, I prepared a chicken korma curry in a casserole dish and served it with rice, naan bread, and huge poppadoms that were insanely huge (they expand so quickly in the pan, I was terrified!). There ended up being so much food, but thankfully we have a huge dining table, so there was plenty of room. I didn’t make the korma too spicy because my mum and little brothers aren’t keen on spicy curries, so everyone enjoyed it.

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We were almost too full for dessert, but no one could resist the yummy chocolate brownies I’d made. One of my brothers instantly gave me a 10/10 score before we’d even finished! For the entertainment part of the evening, we migrated to the living room to watch a film. We decided on Disney’s Cars, because it’s cute and my brothers love it. The boys and I had hot chocolate to end the lovely evening!

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Thank-you to Ocean for asking me to take part, we definitely made use of the dining room, and I really enjoyed preparing dinner. I can’t remember what scores I got (stupid me didn’t write them down), but I know everyone had a good time and ate all of the dinner and brownies!

Thanks for reading,

emilysig

This post is sponsored by Ocean Finance, but all opinions are my own!

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