Tag: festive

Mincemeat Christmas Cake

Mincemeat Christmas Cake

A festive Mincemeat Christmas Cake which is a great alternative to a more traditional fruit cake. A light sponge that still tastes like Christmas cake! This cake is very easy to make and is a great way of using up any jars of mincemeat that you […]

Christmas Popcorn Pudding Cakes

Christmas Popcorn Pudding Cakes

These Christmas Popcorn Pudding Cakes are made using just 4 ingredients – perfect for making at Christmas time These Christmas Popcorn Pudding Cakes are SUPER easy to make and take next to no time and they would be perfect for children to make. Not only are […]

Christmas Madeleine Cherry Chocolate Pudding

Christmas Madeleine Cherry Chocolate Pudding

With Christmas fast approaching it seemed only fitting to blog about a festive dessert which could be an alternative to the more traditional Christmas Pudding, or maybe could be served along side it on the BIG day. This Christmas Madeleine Cherry Chocolate Pudding is actually one based on a Zuccotto recipe which usually involves panettone, and is a dessert that I have made a few times over the years and is delicious! So this is a French/Italian/ German/English fusion dessert for sure!

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DIY Christmas Ornaments

DIY Christmas Ornaments

I have a brilliant festive guest post today from the wonderfully creative and clever Maggy from Red Ted Art, showing you how to make some cute DIY Christmas Ornaments. I know that my boys will love to try and make some of these, so please […]

My Christmas Pudding Tradition

Even though Christmas is now (sadly!) over, I thought I would  share some photos I took at the end of November when the boys and I made Christmas puddings. Yes plural, as we make one for us to eat and one for my Mum to […]