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Greater Manchester Police takes on Twixtmas
24th December, 2013
Become a better driver over the 5 days of the Twixtmas holiday
23rd December, 2013
Do some pyjama philanthropy during the Twixtmas break
23rd December, 2013
Give yourself a 5 day ‘happiness workout’ during the Twixtmas break and make it a binge happy holiday
23rd December, 2013
Five day ‘Better Death’ programme during the Twixtmas break - as some 500,000 in UK of all ages will die during 2014 Help to plan for your ‘inevitable’.
23rd December, 2013
More people do porn than charity during the holiday between Christmas and New Year
23rd December, 2013
Join the #UniversityofTwixtmas
23rd December, 2013
Twixtmas 2013: Do 5 easy things to make your world better - and gain a degree from the ‘University of Twixtmas’ - a time for mass binge learning and doing social good
11th December, 2013
Greater Manchester Police takes on Twixtmas
27th December, 2012
Just one more day to go!
26th December, 2012
More people do porn than charity during the holiday between Christmas and New Year
21st December, 2012
Help spread health and wellbeing this Twixtmas
18th December, 2012
Become a better driver over the 5 days of the Twixtmas holiday
17th December, 2012
Give yourself a 5 day ‘happiness workout’ during the Twixtmas break and make it a binge happy holiday
17th December, 2012
Do some pyjama philanthropy during the Twixtmas break
17th December, 2012
Be better prepared for the inevitable - a five day ‘Better Death’ programme during Twixtmas
17th December, 2012
Twixtmas – the anti-procrastination break
9th December, 2012
What’s your 5 must-read books for Twixtmas?
8th December, 2012
The ‘University of Twixtmas’ – mass binge learning and doing social good
26th November, 2012
1 month and the countdown begins for Twixtmas
23rd November, 2012
Twixtmas Day 5: Plan for your future. What 5 things can you do to make your world a better place
31st December, 2011
Twixtmas Day 4: What 5 things can you do to make your world a better place
30th December, 2011
Twixtmas Day 3
29th December, 2011
Twixtmas Day 2
28th December, 2011
Twixtmas Day 1
27th December, 2011
Twixtmas – Just 1 day to go to your quest
26th December, 2011
Make the most of your festive leftovers this Twixtmas
25th December, 2011
The history of the high-five meme – and giving it a new meaning for Twixtmas
24th December, 2011
What new skills can you learn over the 5 days of Twixtmas?
22nd December, 2011
Overcome ‘I-Haven’t-got-time-itus’ during Twixtmas
21st December, 2011
Prospect of pornfest during Twixtmas rather than doing good
20th December, 2011
Make your 5 Twixtmas pledges – free downloadable poster and e-greeting
19th December, 2011
What 5 books will you be enjoying this Twixtmas?
16th December, 2011
Create 'Binge Happiness': Give yourself a 5 day ‘happiness workout’ during the Twixtmas break and make it a binge happy holiday
9th December, 2011
What 5 songs will you be enjoying this Twixtmas?
7th December, 2011
Idiots’ Guide PR Toolkit for Twixtmas: How to promote your message and take advantage of the opportunity when people are ‘time rich’
5th December, 2011
Sustainable Scotland gets behind Twixtmas message
3rd December, 2011
Twixtmas – a chance to nudge mass ‘binge doing’ for charity or voluntary work
24th November, 2011
Call to charities and social campaigners to get behind the Twixtmas message
21st November, 2011
Is Twixtmas the ultimate Epicurean celebration?
16th November, 2011
2 months to go to Twixtmas
27th October, 2011
3 months and counting to Twixtmas
27th September, 2011
4 months now to Twixtmas
27th August, 2011
Twixtmas now 5 months away
27th July, 2011
Half year mark to Twixtmas
27th June, 2011
7 months to Twixtmas!
27th May, 2011
Can we make a happier world?
14th April, 2011
Twixtmas sees rise in porn
5th January, 2011
Thank you for a magnificent Twixtmas 2010
4th January, 2011
Day 5 of Twixtmas – and it’s a trip into your future
31st December, 2010
Twixtmas Day 4 – your chance to help the planet
30th December, 2010
Day 3 of Twixtmas
29th December, 2010
A beautiful example of writing a letter to someone you care about
29th December, 2010
It's day 2 of Twixtmas
28th December, 2010
Twixtmas on BBC Radio Wales
28th December, 2010
It’s Twixtmas! Day 1 of a great 5 days
27th December, 2010
Celebrity chef gets in the festive spirit with recipe for Twixtmas
22nd December, 2010
It’s not too late to send your season’s greetings
21st December, 2010
Make the most of your festive leftovers this Twixtmas
17th December, 2010
Cardiff volunteers aim to change the world – in their pyjamas!
16th December, 2010
12 Day’s ‘til Twixtmas
15th December, 2010
Give yourself a 5 day ‘binge happiness workout’ during the Twixtmas break
15th December, 2010
Give yourself a 5 day ‘binge happiness workout’ during the Twixtmas break and make it a happy holiday
6th December, 2010
Get yourself away during the Twixtmas break
3rd December, 2010
New addition to the festive calendar – the Twixtmas ‘unholiday’
1st December, 2010
What are your favourite Twixtmas recipes?
1st December, 2010
CIPR makes Twixtmas call
1st December, 2010
Big Society highlights Twixtmas opportunity
25th November, 2010
Give yourself a 5 day ‘happiness workout’ during the Twixtmas break and make it a binge happy holiday
17th November, 2010
Can you help a lone nut?
15th November, 2010
RSA flags up Twixtmas
14th November, 2010
It’s just 50 days left until Twixtmas – a time for binge doing
7th November, 2010
For Goodness Sake - give yourself a 5 day Twixtmas workout to transform your life and year ahead
6th November, 2010
It’s just 55 days left until Twixtmas – a time for binge doing
3rd November, 2010

Make the most of your festive leftovers this Twixtmas

Make the most of your festive leftovers this Twixtmas Spend more time changing your world for the better this Twixtmas by keeping your time in the kitchen to a minimum. Do you feel that your festive season consists of worrying about ‘feeding the five thousand’ as well as numerous trips to your local supermarket to get more ingredients? Put an end to all that with a range of recipes that are entirely made up of luscious leftovers from the festive feast. Twixtmas is all about taking time out to do something for yourself or others during the five days between Christmas and New Year, December 27-31. Twixtmas campaigner Andy Green suggests the Turkey leftovers offer the perfect excuse to do five good deeds in the kitchen this Twixtmas. Day one Have a go at cooking something you wouldn’t normally attempt, be adventurous in the Kitchen. Day two Cut down on the kitchen waste and reuse some of the Christmas dinner leftovers. Day three Encourage someone who wouldn’t normally be found in the kitchen to pull on an apron and have a go at cooking. Day four Add some festive ‘zing’ to one of your favourite dishes –maybe a drop of sherry or a twist of orange. Day five Write down three cookery skills you would like to master during the year ahead. Twixtmas masterchef Andy Green has three recipes to try with the festive leftovers this year: Simple yet scrumptious is the hot turkey sandwich. This mouth-watering recipe is the perfect way to finish off that left over turkey and gravy. Simply heat gravy in a saucepan, arrange 2 slices of lightly buttered bread and top with turkey. Drizzle with hot gravy and sprinkle with salt and pepper. Serve with leftover cranberry sauce or for something a little different, add some mandarin slices. Saintly yet delicious is the warm turkey salad, angelic in the calorie count whilst not affecting the succulent taste. This recipe is perfect for the healthy eaters this holiday period. Combine turkey with French dressing. Fold in a drizzle of sherry, mayonnaise, lemon juice and onion and place on to crispy lettuce. Top with bacon for a flavoursome finish. Bubble and Squeak is back! This is the perfect winter warmer for all vegetarians out there and for the people that simply just love vegetables. Fry butter and chopped onion in a pan, increase heat and add mashed potato and vegetables. Stir for ten minutes, once fully reheated press the potato mixture to the base of the pan. Cook for one minute, flip over and repeat. Finish with a twist of fresh orange juice and serve with a warmed baguette and leftover cranberry sauce for a hearty finish to your winter warmer. Commenting on the new Twixtmas festive recipes, Andy Green said: “All these recipes take under ten minutes to prepare and have been designed to contain the left over food from your Christmas dinner, with the aim that the time saved in the kitchen over Twixtmas will be spent on yourself and changing your world for the better whilst completing your five Twixtmas good deeds.” The campaign web site www.twixtmas.com offers practical advice and inspiration to encourage everyone to make the most of this under-usedperiod of time. The site also provides a free facility for sending a Twixtmas e-greeting card, and you can also download a Twixtmas pledge form.