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Add some seasonal spirit to your baking with easy gingerbread cookies


Gingerbread Cookies It’s the season where everything is gingerbread flavoured! Happy me! I love gingerbread! The scent of them baking fills the air with a warmth and happy memories of winter holidays. Whether you make individual cookies or get adventurous and design your own gingerbread house, this recipe is perfect for a quick and easy ginger bake! The Gingerbread Cookie…

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Homemade Mincemeat for Mince Pies


Mincemeat is always a word which appears to get people confused! Yes, mincemeat is a term used for shredded meat (usually beef or lamb), but it should probably be minced-meat as technically, that is what it is! Simple solution, adopt someone else’s word for it – we go with ‘Kiyma’ which is what hubby calls it at home! Sorted! Oh,…

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Cinnamon Biscuits Free-From and Vegan


Cinnamon biscuits Free-From and vegan These have a surprise hidden ingredient! 😀 So, I am currently studying (what a surprise! am I ever not)! 😛 My current course is to update my plant based cooking skills! 🙂 Having been a regular chef and having grown up cooking traditional dishes sometimes in great quantities (think 200+ covers) changing my diet to…

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