Monthly Archives: "December 2013"

Chocolate Yule Log

Here’s the recipe for the Chocolate Yule Log which was last year’s alternative Christmas cake challenge in the cottage last year (and very delicious it was too). Ingredients: 3 eggs 85g golden caster sugar 85g plain flour 2 tbsp cocoa powder 1/2 tsp baking powder For the filling and icing: 50g butter 140g dark chocolate

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Unfinished Needlework Projects – Part Three

Earlier this year you might remember a couple of posts concerning unfinished projects….you’ll find one here, and the other there. Well here’s one more: This was rediscovered in a box, tucked away in a cupboard, and unearthed whilst digging around for Christmas decorations. It’s been hidden away for so long that the needle pinned into

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