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Festive Season Baking Ideas

December 21, 2022

It is the Festive Season and for this time of year, I always love to try new recipes as well as traditional recipes. In my post, Festive baking reminds me of my Mum, I wrote about memories of growing up and Mum making the Christmas Cake and Christmas Pudding. I’ve made them again this year and kept the tradition going. This year I’ve found some new Festive Season Baking ideas and I’ve shared the links to the recipes below. New…

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Easy Christmas Gift Ideas from the Kitchen
Festive Season Recipes

Easy Christmas Gift Ideas from the Kitchen

Looking for some Christmas Gift Ideas that you can make? Here are some ideas from the Kitchen that are sure to be a winner. I love baking for special occasions and I especially love planning and preparing for the Festive Season.  Over the last…

November 30, 2015
Festive Season Recipes

Mini Christmas Cakes

I love baking at Christmas time and one of my favourite gifts to have on hand are mini Christmas Cakes.  Individually wrapped they look festive and make either great gifts or you can set one at each place at the festive table. This recipe…

November 5, 2015
No Bake Mini Truffle Puddings
Festive Season Recipes

No Bake Mini Chocolate Nut Truffle Puddings

These little Chocolate Nut Truffle Puddings are one of my favourites to make at Christmas time.  They look festive, are easy to make and no baking is required which I think is a bonus when you don’t have much time. Usually I soak the…

November 5, 2015
Italian Chocolate Biscotti
Festive Season Recipes

Italian Chocolate Hazlenut Biscotti

My husband is Italian, so on our visits to Italy to visit his cousins, I’ve discovered much about Italian foods and traditions.  I love them all and I love the Italian way of sitting for hours savouring a meal with the family gathered together…

November 4, 2015