5 things I learnt baking my first yule log

It’s Christmas Eve! I spent the morning baking my first ever chocolate yule log and I’m absolutely thrilled with how it turned out. I’m not saying it’s perfect, I haven’t even tasted it yet but judging by the fact it contains almost 5 full bars of Lindt chocolate it is safe to say it should taste pretty good. This chocolate…

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3 Christmas Pom Pom Creations

This weekend I’ve made over 60 pom poms but it was totally worth it because it meant I got to make lots of jolly festive Christmas pom pom creations! I don’t think I’ll ever get bored of making pom poms. Christmas Wreath Centrepiece I used: Wreath Frame, Large Pom Pom Maker, Christmas Yarn and Scissors The first thing I crafted…

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Chocolate Orange Cupcakes

Sorry for all the photos guys, I just couldn’t resist taking lots of snaps of these pretty cupcakes. I’m so pleased with how they turned out! Funny story, so I actually baked these twice, but the first time around it was a complete disaster so as you can imagine I was very relieved that the second batch came out a…

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The pom poms are back

Back in 2014 (seems absolutely crazy that it was 3 years ago!) I was rather pom pom obsessed but since the mahoosive rug project and a couple of smaller projects that followed that year, I haven’t touched my pom pom makers. A couple of weeks ago, however, I was hit by a sudden desire to start pom pom making again.…

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Chocolate and Caramel Flapjack

On Sunday I baked for the first time in forever and it felt SO good! I actually baked double so that I could share it with my family, and that felt even better. I think now that we’re slowly coming to Autumn I’m going to start baking more regularly again, at least that’s the plan anyway. There’s just something so…

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