Gluten Free Dairy Free Traditional Christmas Fruit Cake

Gluten Free Dairy Free Traditional Christmas Fruit Cake

Christmas time is tricky when you have food allergies. This dairy and gluten free christmas fruit cake is rich and spicy like it should be, and really hits the spot in the holiday season. We have been gluten free for many years, but it is only recently that my husband...
Quick and Delicious Fruit Mince Recipe from Scratch

Quick and Delicious Fruit Mince Recipe from Scratch

One of the key flavours of Christmas is fruit mince – sweet, tangy, spicy and a little bit boozy. This super quick fruit mince recipe will last for a year in the fridge and it tastes delicious. You can use this fruit mince recipe to make mince pies or rolls or...
How to Make Vanilla Essence – Super Easy Gift Idea

How to Make Vanilla Essence – Super Easy Gift Idea

It is that time of the year when we start thinking about what we would like to give people for a gift at the end of the year. Making your own vanilla essence is a super lovely gift to give, and a frugal option for your own vanilla needs for the year too. For other...
10 Unique Ways to Make the Holiday Season More Affordable

10 Unique Ways to Make the Holiday Season More Affordable

This is the time of the year where all the spending seems to come at once. There are some simple tips and tricks that you can use to help keep the holiday season more affordable and to even save money! Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Yule or one of the many...
Top 20 Waste Free Gifts for Toddlers

Top 20 Waste Free Gifts for Toddlers

Toddlers are at an amazing age and stage. Learning about the world around them and full of boundless energy. Here are some great waste free gifts for toddlers: Puzzles. I’ve always been surprised at how early little ones understand puzzles and really enjoy them. Keep...
20 Waste Free Gifts for Children – Plastic Free Gifts for Kids

20 Waste Free Gifts for Children – Plastic Free Gifts for Kids

Buying gifts for children can be a challenge, especially if you are looking for children that seem to have everything, or if you are trying to give an eco-friendly gift to a child. Below are a few greener alternatives and useful gifts. Many parents spend this time of...
Top 15 Fantastic Waste Free Gifts for Adults

Top 15 Fantastic Waste Free Gifts for Adults

Buying a gift for someone that has everything and doesn’t want anything can be frustrating. So often we resort to plastic knickknacks that just end up in the trash. Why not try one of these waste-free gifts for that person in your life? Eco-friendly gifts, that...
White Chocolate Rocky Road

White Chocolate Rocky Road

This is a super easy, super yummy twist on the classic rocky road recipe. White Chocolate Rocky Road – all the awesomeness of normal rocky road but with WHITE CHOCOLATE. Please do use white eating chocolate rather than melts or buttons, you will thank me in the...
Gingerbread Houses –  A Christmas Tradition For The Whole Family

Gingerbread Houses –  A Christmas Tradition For The Whole Family

It is a yearly tradition in our house to make gingerbread houses at the beginning of the Christmas season. The kids (and me!) love making them and they sit on the bench until Christmas smelling divine and looking festive. The trick is to find a good gingerbread recipe...

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