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Christmas 2015

   I spent Christmas Day with my family, opening presents, eating plenty of food (sprouts!) and falling into a food coma in front of the telly.

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Boozy Plum Puds

These plum peaks are perfect when snow-capped with a generous splodge of brandy cream, and smell amazing fresh out of the oven 🙂

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On the 10th day of #blogmas my tweetdeck gave to me…

A couple of weeks ago I stumbled into a blogger chat session over on Twitter on the subject of #blogmas.  In case you’re unfamiliar with the idea, the 1st of December rolls around and blogosphere 18-30 becomes like a virtual advent calendar. But instead of doors you get bloglinks, and instead of postage stamp chocolates […]

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Cheat’s Mince Pies

Yesterday while hubs was laid up with the dreaded winter vomit virus, I made Mince Pies with my mum.  I’ve got to say, when it comes to Mince Pies I’m a bit of a snob.  You’d never catch me shoving a box of shop bought pies into my basket, with their cardboard pastry and gloopy mince. […]