Now the waitress says she can afford Christmas gifts for her childrenKen Wolter / Dreamstime / Courtesy of Trisha MurphyA waitress in Ellsworth, Maine received a pleasant surprise when a stranger tipped her $500 on a $38 bill. Trisha Murphy splits her time between two jobs — a nursing home and Denny’s, where she received the gracious gratuity.
RecipesDish typeCakeCakes with fruitDate cakeThis is a & 39;somebody needs to restrain me before I eat the whole thing& 39; type cake which is pretty easy to make and if you think about it, it is two of your five-a-day with banana and dates in it. Perfect spread with butter served a cup of English tea.
Butter Pie Crust Recipe Makes 2 nine-inch deep-dish crustsIngredients2 1/2 cups all purpose flour1 cup (2 sticks) chilled unslated butter, cut into 1/2-inch cubes6 tablespoons (about) ice waterRecipe PreparationMix flour, sugar, and salt in processor. Add butter; pulse until coarse meal forms.
RecipesPopular collectionsKidsSweetsThese chocolate coconut balls are kid friendly - they will love to eat them, but can help to make them too! Just four ingredients are required for these no-bake treats, which are also great for school fetes.146 people made thisIngredientsServes: 5 250g arrowroot biscuits5 tablespoons cocoa45g desiccated coconut (plus a extra for rolling the balls)1 (397g) tin condensed milkMethodPrep:20min ›Ready in:20minCrush the biscuits and place into a mixing bowl.
It’s date night at Top Chef alum Fabio Viviani’s house. And what does this Italian stallion have up his sleeve to impress his date? A seven-course meal, complete with wine pairings. “I’d then pair each course with a different flower, or note.”Viviani& 39;s menu is not for amateurs (a roast chicken or pappardelle Bolognese might be challenging enough) — he knows his way around a kitchen.
RecipesIngredientsPastaSeafood pastaSalmon pasta A deliciously creamy salmon dish. It suits most palates and is a meal so filling it will save you buying dessert :)Recipe by:Monmouthshire, Wales, UK188 people made thisIngredientsServes: 4 6 tablespoons butter, divided1 tub double cream4 salmon fillets4 portions quick cook spaghetti pastasalt and ground black pepper to tasteMethodPrep:5min ›Cook:13min ›Ready in:18minMelt 2 tablespoons of butter in a frying pan, then turn the heat to high.