Xmas tree cake recipes

My Xmas Cake 2014

My Xmas Cake 2014

I used the designer icing to draw reindeer and Christmas trees on the sides of the cake but of course you could draw anything you wanted
Marshmallow Krispie Christmas Trees

Marshmallow Krispie Christmas Trees

Christmas is coming and these easy to make marshmallow Krispie Chirstmas Trees are bound to bring a smile to your guests faces

Christmas Gift Guide - Gifts for 4+

Emmy has been playing around with this and loved trying to make cakes. Tatty Teddy Xmas - available from Tesco for £10 (you may have noticed the theme to some of Emmy's presents this year - I can't help myself I've a soft spot for the cute bear). Fizzy bath tints are also available in a pack of 4 in a cute Cinderella shoe shape, with a hanging loop so could be hung on the Christmas tree as a present
Review: Afternoon Tea at Moor Hall Hotel

Review: Afternoon Tea at Moor Hall Hotel

We had asked if we could swap out the mince pie for something else (I’m not very keen and Liz has had a lot already this Xmas…) and there were extremely obliging with this

foodie christmas traditions.

"We have a blini and cocktail party on Xmas eve. I remember once spending hours making royal iced christmas tree cookies only for my brother to spill orange juice over them
Laura Ashley Crafts

Laura Ashley Crafts

Needless to say, all three felt creations are hanging proudly on the XmasTree, at the parental nest

Happy New Year 2017

Here are some of the most beautiful phrases and messages for xmas to send to your family and friends

The Christmas Tag

We’ve been listening to Heart Xmas radio since mid November so I’m well soaked in cheesy Christmas tunes
Chocolate (and Pine) Xmas Tree Cupcakes

Chocolate (and Pine) Xmas Tree Cupcakes

So Xmastrees are. knew they would be perfect as christmas lights in these treecupcakes. The tree part is my marshmallow fluffy frosting dyed with
Christmas Spiced Cranberry, Orange and Carrot Bundt Cake

Christmas Spiced Cranberry, Orange and Carrot Bundt Cake

I am entering this cake to Alphabakes challenge hosted by Caroline at Caroline Makes and Ros at The more than occasional baker Baking addict, this month’s theme is “Xmas” and this definitely fits that criteria

Chocolate and Ale Cake

Whilst not strictly festive, it does have a whiff of ‘chocolate log for grown-ups’ about it and is a great Xmas alternative if you’re not a fruit cake fan

Mini Christmas cakes for well-wishing

- I forgot to put in half of the spices … So it is just vanilla, ginger and rum in there… A new twist on my Xmas recipe
Chocolate Yule Log

Chocolate Yule Log

I'm also sending this to Alphabakes, the blog challenge I co-host with Ros of The More Than Occasional Baker, as the letter we have chosen this month is X, and we are accepting Xmas bakes