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Monday, December 23, 2013

2 More Sleeps!!

Only 2 more sleeps to go....today I am going to make 2 festive cakes....I wouldn't say they were Christmas cakes...not like this one anyway.
But I suppose as we have them at Christmas???? I make the old favourite "crushed pineapple" fruitcake as my family are not fond of the rich dark traditional cake. This oldie but goody seems to disappear without a crumb left so I see no need to change it.
I hope your preparations are going well in a non stressed out fashion.
Blessings Michelle xxx

17 comments:

  1. we love the boiled pinapple fruit cake too but the pages stuck together a couple of months ago and i havent been able to make it since,i am a silly duffer,lol.xx

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  2. Boiled pineapple fruit cake sounds delish, I shall google it....except that I am not cooking yet, still don't have the use of my left hand and arm......but there's always next year!

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  3. Pineapple cake with fruit sounds great....look forward to the show and tell blog entry

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  4. No-one is keen on fruit cake in my house beside my oldest daughter & me so i just don't make them anymore or Christmas puddings. Makes me sad not to make them. Hugs,xx

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  5. Only 2 sleeps, and so much to do! I have never made the pineapple cake but it sounds like a good idea. Happy Christmas, and peaceful preparations, Michelle!

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  6. Oh yummy , that cakes sounds wonderful , you are making me hungry . Merry Christmas to you and your family Michelle ! Hugs Sheila

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  7. your cake looks yummy yummy...
    Hugz

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  8. your cake looks yummy yummy...
    Hugz

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  9. Christmas cake is a must have at this time of year!!
    Michelle

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  10. Doesn't every family have their own version of what the best Christmas cake is? The pineapple one sounds delicious. I have definitely tried to reduce the stress around Christmas this year, and so far it seems to be working. I think my family would rather I was relaxed than stressing over the perfect Christmas. X

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  11. The cake sounds yummy! No cake here this year, maybe next!
    xx

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  12. Your Pineapple Fruit Cake looks delicious....

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  13. I love a traditional Fruit cake - and pudding - but as we have a small celebration and most don't like them I don't make them...though I still have my grandmothers recipes incase I feel the urge...but so far we have been given 1 cake and 3 puddings - guess we better eat some of it!!
    I do like the pineapple version too

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  14. You have a lovely blog and I'm glad that I have just found it! Merry Christmas! Jille x

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  15. That is a good recipe, and fine as a Christmas cake.

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  16. Merry Christmas Michelle.

    Your cake sounds fabulous...I have chocolate cherry cake here ...thats my favourite.

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