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It’s nearly that time of year when we give the kids carte-blanche to stuff themselves silly with sweets and chocolate. Yes, it’s nearly Easter! With a long Bank Holiday weekend starting on Good Friday 14th April and ending on Easter Monday 17th April, it’s the perfect occasion for catching up with family and friends.
By Dean Nicholls
Hands up who wants to be fit? Lots of hands! Now hands up who loves the gym? Less hands. There’s no two ways about it, exercise is an effort, and it can get repetitive and dull, especially when any visible pay-off takes months. This is exactly the reason many people …
1 medium blown up balloon
150g milk cooking chocolate
150g white cooking chocolate
food colouring of your choice
100g rice crispies
100 wheato squares or weetabix for the eggs
250g light cooking chocolate
1/2 pint double cream
splash of vanilla essence
50g unsalted butter
YES Mag talks exclusively to ALEXANDRA BURKE
In 2008, 20 year old Alexandra Burke won series 5 of The X Factor, with her winning song Hallelujah becoming the year’s bestselling single. She remains one of the most successful X Factor winners to date – but fast forward to 2014 and Alexandra decided to swap popstar …