Cute and Easy Snowman Ice Cream

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Snowman Ice Cream

Snowman Ice Cream It snowed in London at the weekend.  Not enough for a snowball fight, but enough to make us all feel christmassy. So Abbi and I made a snowman ice cream instead.  These would make a fun dessert for kids at Christmas.  And they can be made ahead, and kept in the freezer until you are ready to … Read More

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Alternative Christmas Tree with Balloons

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Unusual Christmas Tree

Alternative Christmas Tree with Balloons This alternative Christmas tree started out life as a balloon advent calendar.  I have a friend who’s daughter is doing 11+ exams in the new year.  Its really tough, and understandably she’s struggling to stay motivated.  I filled the balloons with sweets, and thought it would be a nice start to each day is she could … Read More

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Rudolph Hot Chocolate

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Rudolph Hot Chocolate

Rudolph Hot Chocolate Christmas is looming.  We are getting into the festive spirit with Rudolph Hot Chocolate.  Super easy to make, these would be a great Christmas Eve treat for little ones.  not so little ones may appreciate them too. Ingredients For 2 cups of hot chocolate Milk – enough to fill your two glasses Cadbury Hot Chocolate Mix (or … Read More

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Dinner Party Organisation Ideas

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Dinner Party Planning

Dinner Party Organisation Ideas (or How to host a dinner party and actually enjoy yourself) We love hosting a dinner party for friends at PaintSewGlueChew Towers.  What could be nicer than the company of good friends, plentiful food and free flowing drink in your own home. But I know so many people who hate to entertain. They get stressed out … Read More

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Eucalyptus Place Settings

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Eucalyptus Place Settings

Eucalyptus Place Settings Do you make a seating plan when you throw a dinner party? Making personalised name places makes guests feel a bit special, and a predefined seating plan, enables you to place guests strategically around the table. You avoid last minute faffing when you want people to sit down when you serve – just point them towards the table, … Read More

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