Kids Self Portrait Art

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Kids Self Portrait Art

Kids Self Portrait Art Every year, our primary school organises a kids self portrait art t-towel as a fund raiser.  The grandparents each get one for christmas, and I have saved clean ones for each year for the kids to put in their memory trunks.  I’m making it sound grander than it is. Memory cardboard box is more the reality. My son … Read More

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Lemon Sorbet Shots with Limoncello

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Lemon Sorbet Shots with Limoncello

Lemon Sorbet Shots with Limoncello A further course from our New Years Eve dinner party (that I blogged about last week) was Lemon Sorbet Shots with Limoncello. Ice shooter Instructions I was given this ice shot maker a while back as a present from my husband and kids. (Wrong on many levels Mr PSGC!).  I’ve never really had occasion to use it – … Read More

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Mint Chocolate Bark as Personalised Clock Mint Crisps

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Mint Chocolate Bark into Clock Mint Crisps

Mint Chocolate Bark into Clock Mint Crisps I made this mint chocolate bark into chocolate mint crisp clocks for our New Years Eve Party. Ingredients: This made around 10 chocolates for me. 100g of best quality dark chocolate with a high cocoa solid content  (Green and blacks is good) 5  Mint humbugs or any similar mint sweet.  Note.  For those that dont … Read More

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White Chocolate Shortbread Stars

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White Chocolate Shortbread Stars

White Chocolate Shortbread Stars These White Chocolate Shortbread Stars are fiendishly easy to make.   And in little mini shapes, are a perfect foil to a really rich pudding.  (Plus mini means a great excuse to eat lots of them!). These babies were part of my New Years Eve dinner party menu, to accompany chocolate espresso cups. Unfortunately too much alcohol … Read More

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Bloody Mary Shots with Parmesan Tuiles and Parma Ham Crisps

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Bloody Mary Shots with Parmesan Tuiles and Parma Ham Crisps

Bloody Mary Shots with Parmesan Tuiles and Parma Ham Crisps In an attempt to inject a little fancy pants-ery in to our  New Years Eve Bash, I made these mini bloody mary shots. They looked so cute as our “amuse bouche”. Lets face it, you barely need a recipe for any of these items, but just in case……Bloody Mary quantities … Read More

DianaBloody Mary Shots with Parmesan Tuiles and Parma Ham Crisps