How to Decorate your IKEA Gingerbread House & Festive Food Friday #6

Ikea Gingerbread House

As always at this time of year, I spend months planning Christmas food and then, before I know it the big day is right there in front of me. I really need to up my game to eat my full quota of mince pies in time for next Thursday.. So, it's the last Festive Food Friday this year. I hope you've … [Read more...]

Ski Stories for 2015

TamingTwins Sking 2015

I've had rather a collection of hobbies over the years, cake decorating, painting, yoga, knitting, bread making, flower arranging, wine tasting, gardening and pottery to name a few. Dear Mr TT patiently listens as I explain the finer points and merits of yet another new interest. As I explain … [Read more...]

Easiest Ever Mince Pies & Festive Food Friday #5

The Easiest Ever Cheat's Mince Pies

As you may know by now, I am ever so slightly obsessed by festive food. In previous years I have been known to stick my head into Nigella's Christmas book in November and not be seen again until January. Lost in a storm of cranberries and pomegranate seeds, baking for everyone and anyone. This … [Read more...]

A Christmas Gift List for the Foodie in Your Life (& Win a Hamper!)

A Foodie Christmas Gift List

As I mentioned last week, Mr TT doesn't make Christmas wishlists, I on the other hand like to give my spouse a helping hand. I've subtly dropped a few hints and updated the Amazon wishlist but sometimes you just need to put it right out there don't you? A point in the right direction isn't too … [Read more...]