FESTIVE DECORATING TIPS FOR OUR BEAUTIFUL WILLOW WREATHSSimple and gorgeous, these locally handmade Wreaths can be used all year round, and look especially beautiful over the festive season. Hang them on a door or over a table.  Spruce it up with trailing Ivy and twinkly lights for a beautiful festive Christmas Decoration.Or find some birch twigs, twist into a circle and wire in-place.  Then add the greenery.3 Simple Steps1- Gather your greenery -Collect fresh and then soak in water until ready.Pick long tailing ivy and evergreen branches like bay, laurel and oliv

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My Christmas Wish List

My Christmas Wish list is fun and gets me and everyone ready for Christmas.  So in amongst the wild excitement of festivities and present buying, there are a few things I must have on my Wish List -1 - Christmas Door Wreath - This year we will delight and get you in the festive spirit.   With Mince pies, coffee and plenty of help given for you to take home one of our wonderful Wreaths.  Choose from a  'Traditional Wreath', A 'Succulents & Eucalyptus Wreath' or Wonderful 'Berry's & Spruce Wreath'.  Click here for more information or place a wreath order which will be sent

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December Christmas Delights

DECEMBER CHRISTMAS DELIGHTS December is the month of bomb fires, frosty mornings, and the excitement of Christmas looming, so if feeling creative, I have some wonderful ideas to try at home or come visit one of our workshops for a nature inspired 'Wreath' or 'Table decoration' course.   I will also show you how you can create a fireplace garland and make some yummy 'Christmas Delights' to really get you in the festive season. It is also fantastic to watch on those cold brisk mornings the sun hitting the plumes of my tall grasses, shinning and swaying, (Miscsnthus silberspine and Calamagro

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Christmas Fridge Cake

CHRISTMAS FRIDGE CAKE This is loved by all in my family and secrete attempts are made to raid the fridge and sneakily snaffle the wonderful fridge cake.  So enjoy and I hope you get to taste some! You will needA lined 20cm rectangular tin or 24cm  round springform tin 300g of chocolate (a mix of milk and dark) 125g unsalted butter 3 X 15mls tablespoons golden syrup 100g salted peanuts 1 X large bag of maltezes 100g dried apricots 100g dried cranberries 100g little marshmallows 30g chopped pistachiosBreak up the chocolate into pieces and drop into a he

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‘How to Preserve a Husband’

With Christmas around the corner I thought I would add a special chutney recipe, which might make you smile!!HOW TO PRESERVE A HUSBAND..... Be careful in your selection  Do not choose too young.  When selected, give your entire thoughts to preparation for domestic use.  Some insist on keeping them in a pickle, others are constantly getting them in hot water.  This may make them sour, hard and sometimes bitter.   Even poor varieties may be made sweet, tender and good by garnishing them with patience, well sweetened with love and seasoned with kisses.   Keep w

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