Xmas cookies ideas recipes

Ultimate Party Bags Ideas for Children

Ultimate Party Bags Ideas for Children

All of those cute party bag items can make great Xmas stocking fillers as well. bubble gums, candies, marshmallows or jellies, mini chocolate bars (for instance Kitkats), lunchbox size packets of popcorn, crisps or cookies (like mini Oreos)
Cinnamon and orange scented fruity muffins with a sugared crust

Cinnamon and orange scented fruity muffins with a sugared crust

And if you fancy some more Christmassy bake ideas, try these mince pie gupcakes, this chocolate, clementine and walnut panettone, these gingerbread cheesecake muffins, this spiced stollen tray bake this spiced apple cake, this panettone french toast, these Xmas crumble muffins or even try a savoury twist with these turkey, cranberry & stilton Christmas brunch muffins
Fudgy Chickpea Blondies | Vegan

Fudgy Chickpea Blondies | Vegan

A Very Veggie Xmas. Looking for more topping ideas for your chickpea blondies. Check back for some exciting ideas coming soon

And we’re nearly there…

My conclusion regarding the Xmas menu hasn’t moved much from this time last year, i. If your home-made cookies, biscuits or cup-cakes don’t come out quite as precise as they should, there’s no shame in making a little investment if you need to impress

Tried & Tested – The Round-up (November 2015)

So the countdown to Christmas has begun… our girls started opening their Xmas calendars, the tree is up, all gifts (well, almost all) wrapped but if you are still looking for ideas our earlier round-up with gift guide can be found here
What I Eat as a Vegan: Volume 1

What I Eat as a Vegan: Volume 1

First up is the amazing taco night I had at my in-laws during our xmas trip. I got halfway through the thing with my hubby before I realized you could actually make cookies with it
Chocolate Bark with Leftover Sweets

Chocolate Bark with Leftover Sweets

Over the holidays we were making cookie gingerbread houses, I got also a bit too many chocolates for the Xmas stockings
Herts Xmas Blogger Party

Herts Xmas Blogger Party

When Sarah and I initially met back in June at my #ldnbloggersparty, I had no idea just how much we’d be seeing each other after that point
Triple Death by Chocolate Cherry Cookies

Triple Death by Chocolate Cherry Cookies

How to Turn Everyday Bakes into Showstoppers cookery book (an Xmas gift from my children) and this is how I adapted it to use up what I had
Hershey's Kiss Thumbprint Cookies

Hershey's Kiss Thumbprint Cookies

This month's Alphabakes letter is X and my co-host Ros and I are accepting Xmas entries to make life a bit easier for you all- but I wanted to think of something different as well if I could
Frangiminci pies (Frangipane-topped mince pies)

Frangiminci pies (Frangipane-topped mince pies)

However, if my mom and aunt HAD come, things could potentially be worse, I could have given them the cold, we could have all be sniffling during Xmas, plus I wouldn't have stayed to work from home, and made these mince pies

Alphabakes roundup - X

Once again we decided to be nice and deliberately choose X as our letter for December, and accept Christmas (Xmas) and otherwise festive entries
A Rant and a Recipe

A Rant and a Recipe

And then you'll never know what treasure I've found (I've found loads for the Xmas Gifts post, didn't even know there were so many choices out there