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Recipe: Delicious and Festive Cranberry Sauce

About a week before Christmas I always cook up a batch of cranberry sauce, it is the perfect accompaniment to the traditional Turkey Dinner. It’s really easy to make and tastes much better than shop bought. 391 more words


Festive treats

Feeling Christmassy is a little more difficult these days but I’m working my way there! I’ve almost finished my Christmas shopping (one of my favourite parts of the season), we’ve got the tree up (but no decorations yet), we have a wreath on the door, and I have stopped skipping past Christmas songs on my itunes! 347 more words


sugar and spice and all things nice: tasty Christmas bakes

Tuesday 16th December 2014

Now I don’t want to panic you…but Christmas is upon us, and for the domestic gods and goddesses among us, that means time left for baking is seriously limited. 854 more words

Food & Drink

Orange cake

I enjoy baking and cooking. In fact, since the kids came along, I’ve never really baked very much. The husband and I would bake quite often in the past and my favourite were the scones we had. 269 more words


Blueberry and Pistachio Swirls

I took this recipe from Ruby Tandoh’s book ‘Crumb’ because the original recipe was just too delicious to be true. These buns are so sweet and almost jammy, with the crunch of pistachio giving them a really interesting texture too. 471 more words

Christmas Cake/ Fruit Cake/ Plum Cake

Whenever anybody mentions ‘Plum Cake’, the first thought that comes to my mind is from my childhood days. Back in those days, for every Christian wedding, guests were served a piece of dark plum cake, neatly wrapped in a butter paper and sealed with a sticker bearing the name of the bakery. 710 more words

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