Category: Christmas

Thinking about the coming Christmas

Christmas time is approaching I think I read 47 days. Have you started getting anything ready yet? I have my mixed dried fruits in soaking for my Chocolate Christmas fruit cake to bake in December. I’ve made all my Christmas cards, ready to address and mail away on the 1st December, earlier for overseas. There …

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Christmas leftovers

As our main Christmas meal was at my sister in laws so we don’t have that many leftovers, our meats are eaten over the week between Christmas and new year when everyone wanders over for a visit in dribs and drabs. Our leg ham was cut for our Christmas day breakfast and we finally finished …

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My week

Nothing exciting has really happened in the last week or so. I have finished my high school work for the year, summer break, the kids don’t go back until the 27th of January and I go back a couple of days before that, I’m only part time so get some interesting hours. I finally figured …

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Cupcake/Muffin box template

With my Christmas cakes made I needed a box to fit 2 in for a gift, this is the box template I came up with. This box is not just for cupcakes or muffins as we know boxes can fit almost anything in them. This box template is also in my template gallery.

Christmas cakes are done.

My chocolate christmas cakesĀ are now made and ready for when I need them. I make in muffin sized portions so that I can gift wrap and give as gifts for those I don’t see at Christmas time but will see sometime in the month of December. My cakes are fortified with rum as the preservative …

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