❄️❄️❄️ Christmas Treacle Market Part 2 – The Finale!! ❄️❄️❄️


As I write this I'm watching  Morcombe & Wise Christmas Special, kipper ties, wide lapels & Des O'Conner, oh & Angela Rippon now, its definite throw back to the 70's, (not that I remember the 70's of course, I'm purely guessing here you understand...) Either way, it definitely means Christmas is almost here! It's very …

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Christmas Treacle Market Part 1


  So it's the first Festive Treacle Market on Sunday, how wonderful!! That means 2 chances at getting your mittens on some rather wonderful festive fare, heaps of treasures, cart loads of beautiful pressies, there'll be festive music, a carousel & oh so much more! But to keep your spirits up & your energy levels …

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Pre-Christmas Drinkies


It's exactly one month to Christmas Day. Now I'm not saying I'm panicking exactly, well not outwardly, well not yet anyway, but.... There's definitely visions of sugared plums dancing in my head, whether I'm awake or not, I'm consumed by gingerbread, which to be fair isn't as much of problem as you'd think.  I've accidentally …

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Happy May Treacle Market!


It's the final Bank Holiday of May, it's the start of Whit Week & that means Spring Half Term! Holidays for the children & hibernation time for me!! I'm hoping the weather will hold, well one can dream! Talking of weather it has been quite wonderful of late, well it has in Macclesfield which obviously …

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2013 A New RollerCoaster


After having a quick scout across the Internet & such like, there appears to be a definite divide as how peeps are tackling the New Year.  Retrospective ponderings of the year that was or resolutioning the way into the forthcoming chunk of time.  I can't decide where I am in the greater scheme of things, but I …

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Christmas Treacle Market Sunday 23rd December 2012


Christmas Menu This is the intended menu for the very last Treacle Market of 2012! Boxes of 4 (£5.00) & 12 (£15.00) will be available & can be ordered ready for collection & payment on Sunday! Fairy Cakes Gluten Free - Wonderfully Moist Chocolate Sponge with voluptuous Vanilla Buttercream - Gluten Free Perfection! Double Chocolate …

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The Wreath is Up – not many sleeps to Christmas now!


The Christmas Wreath has been made, it has been glamorously attached to the front door with the aid of Gaffer Tape and BluTak! It looks lovely, a biased opinion I can assure you, but it does look nice! It's a little on the large size and you may have to squeeze carefully past it to …

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12 Days Left Till Christmas… DON’T PANIC!!!!


So me hearties, today is the 12th Day, of the 12th Month of 2012, an auspicious day.  A date the likes of which we'll not see again for another 89 years... Wow... In the meantime and more importantly there are only 12 days left till Christmas, time to put the sprouts on I think! I'm …

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Current Climate Shopping… and I don’t mean the weather


Shopping!  There's not many people in our society that doesn't love a bit of shopping!  Doesn't have to be clothes, could be food or cars or even pots & pans; I think most people have a shopping weakness! Mine is most definitely house related things & food!  My weakness is sparkly, twinkly glass cake plates, especially pre-owned …

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Christmas – has it arrived too early this year?


SO Christmas is here... already... And has been for at least a week in Sainsbury's give or take a few days. Lakeland have launched their Christmas range for 2012, getting in there at the beginning before all the rest I imagine and who can resist a Lakeland Christmas! Then there's the seamless appearance of all …

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