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    Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas

    Homemade Christmas Hamper

    Homemade Christmas Hamper

    Woohoo! It’s that time of year again. Maybe you have found that perfect gift, maybe you haven’t. Maybe you’d like to include something a little extra, a little homemade.

    Maybe you’re the kind of person who just keeps coming up with little gifts right up till the big day, because hey, it’s only once a year. Well I am too, so here are some quick and easy homemade Christmas gifts for those special people in your life.

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    Recipe Sweets

    Jam Drops Recipe

    I’m a huge fan of homemade Christmas gifts, and because I had excess Grapefruit Marmalade, I thought it would be fun to make Grapefruit Marmalade Jam Drops with the kids to gift the special people…

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    Party Food Roundup: The Sweets

    CHRISTMAS IS ALMOST HERE!!!! And with christmas being just two days away, I’m presenting my last roundup: the sweets. Everyone needs a little bit of sugar to keep them going, and here are my…

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    Party Food Roundup: The Sides

    So we’ve covered mains, and canapĂ©s, and sometimes the poor sides get, well, sidelined. There’s always the usual pasta salad and potato salads, but here’s my take, on some of the sides I’ll be…

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    Party Food Roundup: The Canapes

    As we move ever closer to Christmas, the number of parties and social situations seem to just go through the roof. Sometimes it just involves you turning up, and sometimes you might have to…

  • Ginger bread cookies decorated in various ways sit on a cooling rack, on red fabric

    Chewy Gingerbread Cookies

    Christmas is around the corner, and although Australia isn’t exactly the land of white Christmases, some things still remain the same – a big family feast, homes decorated with so many twinkling lights you…

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    Party Food Roundup: The Mains

    Photo by Richard Hemmer ‘Tis the season…to get your eat on! And if you’re the cook in the house, you’re not just in charge of your own belly, you’re also in charge of feeding…