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Handmade Christmas: The Aperitif Pack

I made 7 of these as presents. The idea is that they kick off an evening.     This is what’s in the bag: Something to drink A miniature each of cherry brandy,  plum gin, raspberry gin and sugar syrup. … Continue reading

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Handmade Christmas: Gingerbread Syrup

It’s very close to Christmas now, 7 days. On the way to work and in the office I can almost feel everyone slowing unwinding. The trains in the morning are crowded but the usual tension of a London commute has snapped, … Continue reading

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Handmade Christmas Presents – Handscrub

I’m going to do something shocking today. I’m going to talk about Christmas before advent has even started. I know try to overcome your shock! I am a great believer in waiting for Christmas, which given how impatient I am … Continue reading

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