This recipe is great! It’s quick, doesn’t need any baking, makes gorgeous little gifts and is flippin’ tasty too! Sure what more would you want? Ingredients 200g Dark Chocolate 75g Butter 2 Tbsp Honey 200g Ginger Nut Biscuits 100g Dried Cranberries 50g Chopped Peanuts Grated Zest of an Orange Just a couple of notes about… Continue reading Festive Tiffin
Energy Balls! That’s what I’m talking about. I make energy balls almost every week, mostly nut free so they can go in the lunch boxes for school. These ones do contain nuts however but it’s Christmas & that means pecans, one of my favourite nuts. These are a food processor job and the mixture makes… Continue reading Christmas Balls!
Two of my fabulous followers Olivia & Niamh are joining the Simply Homemade family today to share their festive music and memories stories. Olivia My Dad was always a big fan of music. I remember one year I bought him a cd player and some cd’s for Christmas so he could play his music. He was thrilled.… Continue reading Music & Memories at Christmas – A Guest Post
Yesterday I got crafty with a napkin and a candle. The result was super impressive. I shared it on Snapchat and got a wonderful response to it, so here it is. I’m not sure what you’d call it; decoupage maybe?? I saw it online ages ago. Naturally I cannot remember where but if anyone is… Continue reading A Christmas Candle Craft
I can’t think of Christmas without thinking of Christmas songs. They are synonymous with the season. I am taking a look back at some songs that generate particular memories for me at this time of year. Merry Christmas Everyone – Shakin’ Stevens The Christmas number one in 1985 and my first ever single. I’ve gone right… Continue reading Music & Memories at Christmas