Festive photo post

A quick post with some pictures of Christmas cards handmade by my talented sister (well, one of my talented sisters!). She makes her Christmas cards every year and they’re so lovely we all keep them to put up in future years.

Christmas Wishes handmade Christmas card with holly

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Recipe | Christmas vanilla cookies

Here’s my attempt at some festive baking! A selection of lovely vanilla biscuits with some cute decorations.

Christmas cookie biscuit selection mini gingerbread men, pink hearts and Christmas tree decoration

I found the basic recipe for these biscuits at BBC Good Food.

Of course, how many biscuits this mixture makes depends on the size of your cutter and how thickly you roll the dough. The original recipe said these quantities would make 20 biscuits, but I made 60!

Christmas biscuits cookies gingerbread men, green sparkly trees and stars with snowflakes

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