Easy Hand Painted New Baby Gift Wrap

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Hand painted baby gift wrap

Easy Hand Painted New Baby Gift Wrap This easy hand painted new baby gift wrap takes only minutes to make.  Most of our friends are past the baby stage by now, but two of our neighbours were expecting babies recently, so I jumped at the chance to do something baby related. I got broody for about 15 seconds before I … Read More

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Hip Hip Hooray Monochrome Decoration

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Printable Hip Hip Hooray Party Decorations

Hip Hip Hooray Monochrome Decoration Hip Hip Hooray.  It’s Mr PaintSewGlueChews birthday at the end of January.  And a birthday is always a great excuse to make a birthday banner.  This easy printable monochrome birthday banner was actually from last year, and looks especially stylish against a plain white wall. Not bad for 10 minutes and a dozen sheets of … Read More

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The Best Mushroom Soup Ever

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homemade mushroom soup

The Best Mushroom Soup Ever You may think I am exaggerating calling this the best mushroom soup ever – but that’s because you haven’t yet tried it.  Served with garlic bread, its like a giant hug in a bowl.  And perfect for cold wintery evenings. This is a family recipe from my friend Jenny, she (or it may have been her … Read More

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Easy Christmas Pudding Oreo Truffles

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Easy Christmas Pudding Oreo Truffles

Easy Christmas Pudding Oreo Truffles These easy Christmas pudding oreo truffles can be made in less than 30 minutes from start to finish.  They make a great homemade gift over the holiday season, if you can avoid scoffing them all yourself that is. Ingredients (makes around 30) 300g oreos crushed to fine powder 150g cream cheese Dash of vanilla extract … Read More

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Easy Print and Fill Advent Calendar Pouches

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Print and fill advent calendar

Easy Print and Fill Advent Calendar Pouches It’s ‘almost’ that time of year! One of my favourite gifts in the run up to Christmas is advent calendars. I make loads of them, so am always looking for easy ideas that I can make cheaply and easily.  Last year, I made a bunch of these Advent calendar Pouches.  I have been … Read More

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