Sports update – sad news for rugby and soccer

66 28. Jan '15
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Today MixFM pays tribute to 2 great sportspeople. They represented Fiji respectively in rugby and soccer and their recent, untimely passing is a sad moment for us all. 1) Former Fiji 15s rugby captain and lock Ilaitia Savai (pictured). Savai died at the Nadi Hospital last Thursday after a short illness at the age of […]

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Greek singer Demis Roussos dies aged 68

10 27. Jan '15
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Greek singer Demis Roussos, who sold more than 60 million albums worldwide, has died aged 68, the Hygeia Hospital in Athens has confirmed to the BBC. He was best known for his solo hits in the 1970s and 80s, including Forever and Ever, Goodbye and Quand je t’aime. He was also a member of progressive […]

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Curried Coconut Chicken… yum!!

40 26. Jan '15
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WHAT YOU NEED: 2 pounds boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1/2-inch chunks 1 teaspoon salt and pepper, or to taste 1 1/2 tablespoons vegetable oil 2 tablespoons curry powder 1/2 onion, thinly sliced 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 (14 ounce) can coconut milk 1 (14.5 ounce) can stewed, diced tomatoes 1 (8 ounce) can tomato sauce 3 tablespoons sugar   HOW TO MAKE IT: […]

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Professional Beggar Takes Credit Card Donations, Makes a Killing

0 26. Jan '15
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(Oddity Central) – Damien Preston-Booth is probably the smartest, most resourceful beggar in the world. Every week, the 37-year-old from Lancashire travels all the way to London’s Mayfair to accept donations from wealthy tourists – via credit card! He actually carries around a card reader to make sure he doesn’t miss out on contributions from rich […]

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No Girls Allowed – The Greek State That Forbids Females

0 24. Jan '15
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(Oddity central) – Mount Athos, formally known as Autonomous Monastic State of the Holy Mountain, is located on the Greek peninsula of Halkidiki. The monastic traditions of the mountain date back to 800 A.D. and the Byzantine era. Today, it is home to 20 Eastern Orthodox monasteries, and 2,000 monks from Greece and other eastern orthodox […]

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Ruby’s Banana Cream Pie

37 23. Jan '15
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WHAT YOU NEED: 1 (9 inch)pie crust, baked (ready made) 1 1/4 teaspoonsvanilla extract 2 tablespoonsbutter 3egg yolks, beaten 2 cupsmilk 1/4 teaspoonsalt 1/3 cupall-purpose flour 3/4 cupwhite sugar 4bananas, sliced   HOW TO MAKE IT: In a saucepan OR a nice clean pot, combine the sugar, flour, and salt. Add milk in gradually while […]

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Famous Butter Chicken

0 19. Jan '15
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WHAT YOU NEED: 2 eggs, beaten 1 cup crushed cracker crumbs 1/2 teaspoon garlic salt Ground black pepper to taste 4 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves 1/2 cup butter, cut into pieces HOW TO MAKE IT: Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Place eggs and cracker crumbs in two separate shallow bowls. Mix cracker crumbs with garlic […]

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Sweet and Simple Lemon Tart

0 16. Jan '15
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WHAT YOU NEED: 1/2 cup butter, softened 1/4 cup sifted confectioners’ sugar 1 cup sifted all-purpose flour 1 cup white sugar 2 eggs 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice, or more to taste 2 teaspoons grated lemon peel 1/4 teaspoon salt 3 tablespoons confectioners’ sugar HOW TO MAKE IT: Preheat oven to […]

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Monster Mega Breakfast

0 14. Jan '15
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Rules:No sharing ,you must be 18 or over and you must stop if you are sick. An 8,000 calorie breakfast …..wou!!!…- featuring 59 ITEMS of food – has been launched by a cafe in Portishead near Bristol it is so large that nobody has yet managed to complete the meal . It includes six rashers of bacon, six […]

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Tai Kove’s Mackerel stir fry

0 12. Jan '15
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What you need: 300g basmati rice (option) you can use any rice you like or have 250g carrots 1 red pepper 250g cucumber 250g sweet corn (frozen) 250g peas (frozen) 2 medium eggs (free range) 350g smoked mackerel fillets (about 4) 1 tsp light soy sauce HOW TOMAKE IT Boil rice for 10 minutes, drain […]

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