Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Jamie at Home

Jamie at Home is a British cooking television programme presented by Jamie Oliver. In each episode, Jamie uses a different ingredient which has been grown organically at his home in rural Essex, UK.

Jamie at Home 1x01 Tomatoes (2007)

Jamie's garden is bursting with tomatoes of every size, shape and colour. The freshness and vibrancy of the dishes Jamie makes, leaves no doubt that growing tomatoes is a must.

Jamie at Home 1x02 Courgettes

There's a bumper crop of courgettes in Jamie's garden and he shows how to make the most of them including deep-fried courgette flowers stuffed with ricotta and mint.

Jamie at Home 1x03 Barbeque

Jamie hosts the perfect barbecue as he cooks up everything from shellfish to lamb, chicken, ribs and even greens on the grill.

Jamie at Home 1x04 Beans

Jamie shows just how easy it is to cultivate amazing fruit and veg at home and cooks three very different recipes to show the versatility of beans.

Jamie at Home 1x05 Onions

Jamie talks about how to grow onions, and uses them to make a fresh cheese and onion salad.

Jamie at Home 1x06 Carrots & Beets

Jamie makes the juiciest pork chop with roasted carrots and beets and makes an exciting dish with foil-roasted smoked beetroots, beef and a cottage cheese dressing.

Jamie at Home 1x07 Potatoes

Everyone loves potatoes and Jamie is no exception. He enthuses about these underground jewels and makes the perfect potato salad using freshly dug wonderful new potatoes at their best.

Jamie at Home 1x08 Peppers & Chillies

With peppers and chillies on the menu, Jamie makes a delicious spicy pork goulash using a variety of ingredients from the capsicum family.

Jamie at Home 1x09 Mushrooms

Jamie is off in search of mushrooms to cook the perfect mushroom risotto. There are no mushrooms in Jamie's garden, so he sets off hunting in his local forest.

Jamie at Home 1x10 Feathered Game

Jamie has been invited on a local shoot and uses the opportunity to explore the world of delicious game birds. He then applies Asian, European - as well as traditional British - cooking principles to get the best out of each bird.

Jamie at Home 1x11 Pumpkin & Squash

Jamie Oliver uses a variety of pumpkin and squash to make a mouth-watering warm winter salad of roast duck and pumpkin, a hearty winter pumpkin soup, and pumpkin fairy cakes.

Jamie at Home 1x12 Winter Salad

A windswept Jamie explores the seemingly unlikely but surprisingly bountiful world of winter salads, proving that there is still much to be had from the garden even in the darkest months of the year.

Monday, February 7, 2011

How would you decoupage a standard interior door?

I want to decoupage the door to my husband’s “dude room” with newspaper. Do i use the standard glue and varnish? or do i need to seal it with polyurethane after it dries?