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Christmas Crafts for Travellers #1

Christmas Crafts for Travellers #1

In 15 days from now it will be Christmas, whether you like it or not. I love Christmas and all the tinsel and trimmings that come with it, there isn’t really any other option in my family to be quite honest. We’re all a bit Christmas nutty.

It’s Christmas Eve!

It’s Christmas Eve!

Sitting on the couch in my mom’s house on Christmas Eve I’m looking across at the mantle and admiring the stockings that are hung (with care, of course). My Grandmother is one of the most talented fiber artists I know, though sadly she is no longer able to sew or knit because of arthritis in … Continue reading

Christmas Cheer in Belfast

Christmas Cheer in Belfast

A magical Christmas in Belfast? Probably not the first place on your list when thinking of a pre-Christmas holiday getaway, but this is where we found ourselves last weekend and I would certainly recommend it. With the amazing Belfast Christmas Market in front of City Hall and the Christmas craft sale at St George’s Market … Continue reading

And So It Begins| Christmas cookies galore!

And So It Begins| Christmas cookies galore!

Well it really isn’t Christmas without obscene amounts of cookies! I love making cookies but a household of two can only eat so many. Tomorrow my work mates will treated to some delicious, warm hugs in the form of spiced orange biscuits. I hope they’re hungry! Spiced Orange Biscuits 125g butter 100g caster sugar  25g … Continue reading