Spiced Cranberry Sauce

Super simple spiced Cranberry sauce perfect for Christmas dinner and also to give as gifts!

Mini apple, pear and cranberry crumbles

It is that time of year again, the time to gather the troops and talk about Christmas. As myself, my mother and my sister sat around the table having brunch and glasses of Prosecco, we got all our ducks in a row and organised what was happening this year.  We discussed who brings pudding, who…

Christmas cookies

An early morning rise today… The dog is the reason I got up early actually as she stole my bed. I got up and realised how quiet the dog was, went to investigate and found her all layed out and cuddled up to the pregnancy pillow…. I realised I wasn’t going to win! So in…

The alternative mince pie

In our house, when I make or buy things and put them in the fridge, there is usually a reason for it and it usually means D can’t have it (well just not yet that is). D looks in the fridge or at the baked goodies and looks at me and asks sheepishly ‘Can I…

In the spirit of Christmas…

It is amazing how time is passing me by. One minute it’s halloween and the next it’s nearing the end of November and it’s time to get my act together and start ‘Operation Christmas’. This year I am absolutely determined to be ultra organised and under control. There will of course be a certain amount…