A homemade Christmas

This year was a homemade Christmas in our family, and a very satisfying one at that! Here’s what we got up to:

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Salt dough impressions of Adella’s hands (and feet – forgot to take a photo!).

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Easy pompoms – find the link here. I always thought pompoms were easy – this was even easier!!! I bought the wool at Lincraft.

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Adella coloured in and painted lots of stars!

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Crepe paper circles sewed together.

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Some of our decorations on our table centrepiece.

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Christmas cake – Donna Hay recipe here.

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Apple and cranberry chutney – Nigella Lawson recipe from her Christmas book.

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Christmas spiced nuts.

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IKEA has awesome packaging!!!

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And it is TOTALLY worth making their gingerbread house – delish!

Can’t wait to try new things next year! Any suggestions or links would be great.

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