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christmas

  • Happy Holidays

     As the year draws to an end I always reflect on what I have done and what the new year brings.  Once again I feel so blessed that I have been healthy and had the…

  • Nuts for Christmas

    Going Nuts for Christmas

    A perfect snack with festive drinks. Why choose between sweet or salty nuts when you can have them both, with the added bonus of delicious  spices.  This Christmas Nut Mix brings all of…

  • Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

    Must bake Easy Christmas Crinkle Cookies

    These decadent chocolate crinkle cookies look like a festive chocolate brownie with a coating of  fine powdered snow.  This is one cookie you must bake this Christmas, believe me you will be thanking me….. unless you are…

  • Simple Christmas Cake

    One simple Christmas Cake anyone can make

    When I tell you this Christmas cake is simple to make, I mean super duper simple.  It takes minutes to put together, doesn’t need to be made in advance or soaked in brandy, and is deliciously soft and moist. You can…

  • Shades of Cinnamon is going Naked this Christmas

     There will be no cover ups, fancy toppings or complicated recipes for our Christmas baking this year.  It’s going to be “Ah Natural” with quick, simple and delicious Christmas bakes and tantalising treats, stripped to their…

  • Traditional scottish shortbread

    Traditional Scottish Shortbread

      I always associate shortbread with Christmas, and it was something my mother in law made every year.  The ingredients for shortbread are simple, and all shortbreads are based on the traditional…

  • Merry Christmas

    Merry Christmas

      As the year draws to an end, I am so grateful for my life, my family and  those of you who have supported and followed me on  Shades of Cinnamon.  …

  • Christmas table decor

    Christmas Table Decor

      Its time to start thinking of how you are going to decorate your Christmas table.  Here are a few ideas from around the  web. Take a break and enjoy what the…