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Moana

          For centuries, the greatest sailors in the world masterfully navigated the vast Pacific, discovering the many islands of Oceania. But then, 3,000 years ago, their voyages stopped for a millennium – and no one knows exactly why. From Walt Disney Animation Studios comes “Moana,” a sweeping, CG-animated feature film about an adventurous teenager who is …

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Pavlova

PrintPavlova Ingredients6 Egg Whites 1/4 teaspoon Cream of Tartar 1 cup Sugar 1/2 cup Sugar extra 1 HEAPED Tablespoon Cornflour 1 Teaspoon White Vinegar (can use normal Malt Vinegar if you want) 1 Tablespoon Cold Water 1 Teaspoon Vanilla InstructionsPreheat oven to 170°C Beat Cream of Tartar and Egg Whites until stiff Add the Cup of Sugar and beat again …

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Sticky Ginger Cake

PrintSticky Ginger Cake Ingredients150gms Butter 400gms Golden Syrup 125gm Brown Sugar 2 teaspoons Ground Ginger 1 teaspoon Cinnamon 1 teaspoon Baking Soda dissolved in 30ml hot water 250ml Milk 2 Eggs 300gms FlourInstructionsPreheat the oven to 170° C Line a baking tin approx 30 x 20 x 5cm Put buttter, syrup, ginger, cinnamon into a saucepan and melt slowly over …

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Barkers Savoury Sauces

Barker’s of Geraldine is one of New Zealand’s favourite home-grown family businesses. Based in Geraldine, South Canterbury, the Barker family has been crafting delicious fruit preserves, chutneys and syrups for over six generations.   Established on the family farm in 1969 by inventor Anthony Barker who, after learning his mother’s skills for preserving fruit, went on to develop a successful …

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Barkers New Fruit Syrups

Barker’s of Geraldine is one of New Zealand’s favourite home-grown family businesses. Based in Geraldine, South Canterbury, the Barker family has been crafting delicious fruit preserves, chutneys and syrups for over six generations.   Established on the family farm in 1969 by inventor Anthony Barker who, after learning his mother’s skills for preserving fruit, went on to develop a successful …

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Jamberry Christmas

  Jamberry nail wraps are the newest way to accessorise your fingers and toes. Get your own unique, professional nail design and say “goodbye!” to nail polish!       What are Jamberry Nails ? Jamberry nail wraps are the newest way to accessorise your fingers and toes. Get your own unique, professional nail design and say “goodbye!” to nail …

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Power Rangers

Saban’s Power Rangers follows five ordinary teens who must become something extraordinary when they learn that their small town of Angel Grove — and the world — is on the verge of being obliterated by an alien threat. Chosen by destiny, our heroes quickly discover they are the only ones who can save the planet. But to do so, they …

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Farrah’s Super Duo

The Farrah Wraps are a passionate team who are committed to delivering you only the freshest and most versatile wraps that are made right here in New Zealand. THeir focus is quality, and that’s why they guarantee to deliver you and your family a range of wraps that ‘won’t crack, won’t split when rolled’. Be sure to tell all your …

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Arnotts TimTams

As a parent, it’s nice to have a treat occasionally that you can enjoy in peace and quiet and I’m afraid the only time that peace and quiet happens in this household is while the little darlings are at school (and hubby is at work) So last week I bought myself a packet of each of the new TimTam flavours: Toffee …

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

The year is 1926, and Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) has just completed a global excursion to find and document an extraordinary array of magical creatures. Arriving in New York for a brief stopover, he might have come and gone without incident, were it not for a No-Maj (American for Muggle) named Jacob, a misplaced magical case, and the escape of …

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