Monthly Archives: December 2011

Chocolate Christmas Tree Lollipops with Chocolate Truffle Presents

These chocolates made up the second present that I took to the ‘Let’s Make Christmas’ food blogger event. My first gift was the Christmas Pudding Macarons that I wrote about here. For this gift I included some Chocolate Christmas Tree … Continue reading

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Tutorial for Santa Snoods with Interchangeable Facial Hair

These snoods are fairly quick to sew and would make great gifts for any age. They’re also pretty cheap and easy to make. I made mine using this fleece blanket from Ikea. It costs £2.89 for 170cm by 130cm, which … Continue reading

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Makka-Pakka-Roons with Iggle Piggle and the Tombliboos too

When I was thinking about writing this post I realised that In The Night Garden (warning – link plays sound) is probably my most watched programme over the last few years. If you’re not familiar with it then it you … Continue reading

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Gingerbread Man Macarons

Since I made my Christmas Pudding macarons I have had so many other ideas for macarons. They are becoming a bit of an obsession. As Christmas is approaching I wanted to make these ones sooner rather than later. I have … Continue reading

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