Twas the Night Before Christmas….

As all Christmas stories begin… I really feel I should say; “Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse” But really, if I were to be honest…  not 5 minutes ago was the house filled with laughs and excitement as the family gathered around the […]

Fuel for Santa ~ Cinnamon & Almond Swirl Cookies

In the realms of spices and Christmas, there is 2 particular ones ‘halllaaa[ing]’ my name. Ginger (dahhh) and the well beloved Cinnamon (capital letter intended) Cinnamon and I go wayyy back, to the days where we chilled with apple, on pancakes, and onto every food that it sung harmonies with. That’s right, as I’m sure you all […]

Christmas Cheer

Christmas is right around the corner, as I’m sure you’re all aware. Less than a month away now!! I’m so excited! Every year at the start of December mum and I pull down all the decorations collecting dust in the cupboard and arrange them around the house, bringing out the lovely pine smell and re-igniting […]