Happy Twixmas!

Hi, we’re working our way through the Christmas pudding, cold or hot, it’s delicious. The cake is not so good this year, it seems a bit undercooked in the middle. I’ve never done that before. I think I’m going to blame it on the pandemic. This Twixmas period is usually one of my favourite timesContinue reading “Happy Twixmas!”

Merry Christmas!

On this Christmas Eve 2020, my first blogging Christmas, I would like to say a heartfelt thank you and a very merry Christmas to all my blog friends and visitors from around the world. I love you all (and I haven’t even started drinking yet!) and I really appreciate the support you’ve given me thisContinue reading “Merry Christmas!”

I ❤️ Christmas Cake

Today I made my Christmas cake, and yes I did lick the bowl. Raw eggs? Oops. As I was making the cake it occurred to me that one of the things I like about cooking is that it can get really messy! It wouldn’t be nearly so fun if it wasn’t. I dropped sultanas onContinue reading “I ❤️ Christmas Cake”

Roses of Dedworth, Wildmoor Heath and Christmas cake planning

Hello Waffle friends. It is nearly the end of October, can you believe it?? It is also Tuesday whereas for me it feels like Wednesday. It’s going to be a long week. For those lovely people who noticed I have been struggling a bit recently, thank you my friends xxx. This week is still challengingContinue reading “Roses of Dedworth, Wildmoor Heath and Christmas cake planning”

Making Christmas Pudding

I am a bit out of sorts this week. Tired. Trying to adjust back to my working life again. But I am very pleased to announce that I have just made our Christmas pudding, yippee! I stirred up all the ingredients last night and left the mixture in the fridge, covered overnight. Then this morningContinue reading “Making Christmas Pudding”