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Mulled Wine

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Last year I shared a Mulled Cider recipe, so this year I thought I’d go with a Mulled Wine recipe, we used this when we had a few friends round before Christmas. 1 bottle of red wine 1 orange (cut … Continue reading

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Speculaas Christmas Biscuits

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I made a some of these scrummy biscuits to share as a Christmas treat, they were very well received! The recipe makes 24 – 30 biscuits. . 200g plain flour 2 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp ground ginger 1 tsp baking … Continue reading

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The Christmas Alphabet – Robert Sabuda

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I recently discovered this brilliantly simple pop up book titled “The Christmas Alphabet” created by Robert Sabuda in 1994. Sabuda is a very skilled children’s pop up book maker, he has also produced other Christmas related books, as well as … Continue reading

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Delicious Roast Potatoes

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A quick and easy way to make the most perfect roasties for a yummy Sunday lunch, I must admit I adapted this advice after hearing Michael Caine chatting about his recipe on Radio 4 a while ago! Potatoes Plain Flour … Continue reading

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Christmas Treats

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Our First Christmas together and in our own home was absolutely incredible. We had salmon and scrambled eggs on muffins with bucks fizz for breakfast, then opened all our presents. Excitingly Adam proposed mid morning, then we had a post engagement Christmas … Continue reading

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The weather outside was frightful, but the baking was so delightful

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More snow covered the suburbs of Bristol this weekend, so it was the perfect time to bake some Christmas goodies. Mince pies and Gingerbread were on the menu. A delicious outcome to all my hours of baking, i am particularly pleased with … Continue reading

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Looking back – Mulled Cider – the perfect Autumn warmer!

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After a mid October Sunday spent at Middle Farm for their annual cider festival, I was reunited with my favourite west country tipple (despite being in Sussex!) I had abstained from drinking cider for five weeks and this was a welcome reunion celebration for … Continue reading

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