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A Tootsie Goodbye

A sad day in the confectionery world as Tootsie Roll industries long standing CEO and chairman Melvin J. Gordon died at the age of 95. He died Tuesday, after a brief illness. 90 more words


Tea please with a side of Lemon Drizzle

I’m not a fan of lemons but my mum swears by this recipe. Except this time I’ve used brown sugar instead of caster to make it even lighter than it already is. 158 more words


Flapjack Sundays :)

With 3 of my house mates hungover and dying for anything with a bit of sugar and fat I thought this morning was a great time for a healthy twist on the ultimate gooey flapjack! 145 more words


Classic Vanilla Fudge

Just three sleeps ’til Christmas! How did this happen?! The last few weeks have absolutely flown by. Both Jon and I are working right up until Christmas day, as well as during the week between Christmas and New Year so our evenings are about to get very busy with last minute Christmas preparation. 435 more words


Pecan Pie with a Quest bar Crust

The holidays are in full swing and every grocery store I go to has a wide variety of pies. You’ve got pumpkin, apple, sweet potato, and, my favorite, pecan. 247 more words

Clean Eating

Hybrid Holidays

After moaning and groaning about various things, I figured I owed you an actual recipe for a change.

Since I owe no allegiance to any organized religion, my holiday seasons are always free to borrow from any sort of traditions I please. 449 more words


Buche De BROel (A Protein Yule Log Cake)

Back when I was in high school, I had to make a Buche de Noel (yule log) cake for my French class around the holidays. My group and I made the BEST tasting one in the class, I mean we won first place based on presentation and taste. 573 more words