Recicember Day 19: The Great British Eggnog Off

Eggnog twice over

It’s less than a week until Christmas, so the celebrations should now be in full swing. I’ve done Christmas cakes, chocolate salty balls, and probably some other Christmas related stuff, but do you know what I haven’t done? If you’ve read the page title you will. Eggnog! Eggnog, or egg nog? The debate rages. Can one have nog on its […]

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Recicember Day 17: Mince Pie Tart

Christmas and pies go together like…erm…Easter and bonnets? So why not turn the pie into a tart and be done with the whole thing? Today’s Recicember is ridiculously simple. Well, for me at least. There are two ingredients. A pastry case, and some mincemeat. If you recall, the premise of Recicember is that I post pictures of food I have […]

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Recicember Day 16: Mini Christmas Cakes!


Happy Mini Christmas! No, wait, got that wrong. It’s normal-sized Christmas, but the cakes are tiny! Or perhaps we’re all giants. We may never know. Today’s Recicember recipe is from GoodToKnow, which is one of those websites “for women” that has recipes, family life tips, and the ability to get outraged by P!nk drinking a cup of coffee. Also, thanks, […]

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Recicember Day 13: Chocolate Salty Balls (Chef from South Park)

Christmas songs. They’re a bit mad, aren’t they? As far as I can tell, the genre of Christmas Song encompasses three distinct types of song. The first is the traditional, “this is the true meaning of Christmas”-type things. You know, songs like Angels from the Realms of Glory, Hark The Herald, O Little Town of Bethlehem, and so on. Jesus […]

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