Choc-tail masterclass

While the Easter holiday means different things to everyone, there’s no doubt the long weekend as we know it is about indulging with loved ones. So, Metropol has gone on an Easter egg hunt for the chocolatey cocktails to try this long weekend.     SHOOT THE EGG, NOT THE BUNNY The ultimate adult chocolate […]

Bad bunny hot cross bun bread + butter pudding

In New Zealand during lockdown, May 2020, these hot cross bun bread and butter puddings stormed social media and they simply can’t be ignored as a fabulous way to use up leftover hot cross buns. I know I buy too many, I know I shouldn’t, but…     You will need… Clean hands Chopping board […]

Big show day out

Sheep shearing, wood chopping, rodeo, highland dance, vintage machinery, archery, dog trials and even an alpaca display are on the agenda for the largest one-day agriculture show in New Zealand, the Mackenzie A&P Highland Show.     Scheduled for Easter Monday, the Fairlie show is set to be a bumper family day out for lovers […]

Easter’s Never Been Sweeter

Nothing says kindness like gifting to those in need, particularly during holiday seasons like Easter. And with winter on our doorstep, there’s every reason to get stuck into Christchurch Methodist Mission’s (CMM) fundraising campaign, My Easter Egg Hunt. The CMM is one of Christchurch’s largest social service agencies and this holiday it’s encouraging businesses and […]