Tag: homemade edible Christmas gifts
I was chatting to another mum in the school yard the other day and we were talking about how hard it is to choose those incidental gifts; the ones you give to your neighbour, your hairdresser, teachers and workmates. It can get expensive and really difficult to think up meaningful gifts on top of all the other major presents of the season, and so I’ve always gone the home-made route. You can make a few different things, with minimal cost, and because you’ve made it yourself, the resulting sweets and treats become worth more than just the sum of their …
In the lead up to Christmas I am all a flutter with my baking and making.
I had decided not to make anything fattening this year, as I have put too much effort in this year to pile on too many pounds over the Christmas period.
And so, here I am.
Making chocolate tarts and peanut butter cups.
A leopard can never change his spots.
So, I have found a pretty decent recipe here at Life in a Peanut Shell Blog
They are a little fiddly, but that is the nature of this recipe, and just one of the hurdles …