A helping hand with your home at Christmas time
CHRISTMAS time is near, only five weeks to go and now’s the time to start thinking about all the food and decorations that will encompass your homes.
To have your home looking at “Christmasy” as possible, you’ll want to ensure your tree has a prime spot and is decorated in some simple tinsel and even some candy canes.
Local businesses around the shire will be making your lives easier, so make sure you utilise their Christmas ideas and options as much as possible.
As for food, a simple Christmas cake will often do the trick to impress your guests around the festive season, see recipe below.
g brown sugar firmly
tbs blanched almonds * to decorate optional.
cm above edge of tin.
saucepan, place butter, fruit, sugar, brandy and water.
stirring, then simmer
cover and allow to cool.
treacle, eggs and flours into cooled mixture. Spread evenly into prepared tin.
with the cherries and almonds.
cake tightly with foil, cool in tin.