I just wanted you all to realise how close it is to Christmas and offer you a few ideas which may make your life easier closer to the day, as well as feeding your creative cravings
Just look at what June from the Craft Group made for me .. Isn’t it fab!
If you’d like to see how easy it is to make this ideal gift then click below to the full tutorial
The other option to make you very popular with friends and work colleagues are homemade chocolates. If you recall I am a huge fan.. Remember this post?
My one contention with truffles are how long in advance can I make them before they spoil?
I scoured the internet and discovered a brilliant website and YouTube tutorials http://www.howtocookthat.net/
Ann Reardon .. she’s pragmatic, passionate and an amazing person in the kitchen.. It’s an order that you at least watch one of her tutorial videos.. You will not look back!
She gave me the ideas of praline…
Not only will it add a zing to my choccy ganache, I can snap it up and send it to those odd people out there who don’t eat chocolate …. Yes you know who you are Lynn!
So where did this all come from? My quest for the perfect millionaires shortcake recipe …. it was a huge success as you can see. YUMMMyyyyyyyy
I guess there’s about a million calories in each piece but its one of Richard’s favourites.
Now Crochet, where is the crochet they ask. I’m working on lots of projects at the moment.
4 x set of bunting
1 x Mickey Mouse
1 x Minnie Mouse
1 x Bolero
1 x Batman ( yes another)
3 x scarfs
1 x jacket
1 x yellow Kangaroo
1 x Baby Heirloom Blanket
All still cluttering my work room as WIPS!!!
I’ll simply leave you with a naughty peek of Mickey caught without his trousers on!