Christmas Pudding Balls Recipe

chocolate balls recipe

Guest Post from Simone from Christmas Pudding Balls (A recipe to do with kids & it tastes too good to be true!) It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! I am certainly seeing all the retail tell-tale signs too.  The Christmas season brings with it more than just one day of festive eating, sometimes it feels like it lasts a month!  Here is a recipe to engage your children in (okay it’s reasonably quick so … [Read more...]

Surprise Christmas Tree Pinatas


I enlisted the help of Charli's Crafty Kitchen for some crafty food ideas, and below you'll find a fabulous tutorial on how to make adorable Christmas Tree Pinatas. Place in clear wrap, add a ribbon and you have a cute homemade gift or make a few of these trees for a fabulous (and edible) table centrepiece. Ingredients Melted white chocolate Ice-cream cones or flat-top waffle cones, or mini ice cream cones (we used standard ice-cream … [Read more...]

Candy Cane Chocolate Hearts

christmas food -- candy cane chocolate hearts

Guest Post from Kristie Kristie is a mum who loves making treats and she is sharing how to make candy cane chocolate hearts. Materials Packet of mini candy cane Chocolate melts (white or milk) Small plastic gift bags Ribbon Instructions Line ray with baking paper Melt chocolate Arrange 2 candy canes on the baking paper to make a heart shape Pour chocolate inside the heart shape to hold it together Place tray in … [Read more...]

Preparing for Christmas Plus Win $100 From Westfield

Children at Christmas

Sponsored by Nuffnang. Anticipation. When I was a little girl, I remember what I felt the night before Christmas. It was an almost unbearable feeling of excitement for morning to come. Now that I’m grown, that same excitement is channelled into giving my own children the same experience. To me, having the best Christmas ever lies in the build-up to Christmas Day.   Here’s how our family plans for Christmas: 1. Early October: Organise photo … [Read more...]