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Downton Christmas Give A Way

Here we are again, another Holiday Give A Way !

To thank you all for you Business, wonderful messages and comments !!

I do appreciate all very much !

I hope you all were able to see the Downton Movie,

It was Beautiful and fun to remember previous episodes leading to the movie !!

So I will have a Downton Christmas Give a Way !!!

A few years ago I decorated a Tree for the Turner Dodge Mansion, Lansing Michigan, and I made several ornaments

with the Downton Theme,

So I will be giving away a Downton Candy Cone Ornament and a pair of my Wool Mittens made from recycled sweaters !!!

Downton Scones, of course,


  • 1/2 cup Cranberries, dried

  • 1/3 cup Dried apricots


  • 2 Eggs

Baking & Spices

  • 2 1/2 cups All-purpose flour Mix all dry together

  • 1 tsp Allspice Cut butter into dry

  • 1 tsp Baking powder Add nuts, cranberries,apricots

  • 1/2 tsp Baking soda

  • 1 1/2 tsp Cinnamon

  • 1/4 tsp Cloves wisk eggs, make well in bottom of bowl ,

  • 1 tbsp Crystallized sugar, large put eggs in, gradually mix to dry adding cream and water as needed

  • 1/2 cup Granulated sugar to make wet dough,

  • 1 tsp Nutmeg Put flour on board, kneed dough

  • 1/4 tsp Salt slightly, don't over kneed

Nuts & Seeds Roll out , cut with a cutter shape or

  • 1/4 cup Walnuts or pecans with a knife

Dairy Bake 350 for 20 minutes

  • 1/2 cup Butter, unsalted

  • 3/4 cup Whipping cream


  • 1 tbsp Water


Here is a very simple decoration Right?

Then why don't I remember this for any Holiday

when I need something fast?

I always think I will remember that simple idea,

However when the time comes I don't, or I don't

have time to check my pinterest boards or those

endless snips of magazine pictures !

Well , here is a reminder that I looked up for you !

The variations are endless, use ribbon, stick red berries

in the bow, stick a little candy cane in the bow,

Better yet fill the whole can full of Candy Canes !!!!

Use my "go to" Fabri-Tac Glue !

Your Welcome !!!

Be sure to email me saying you would like to enter

the Downton Drawing, we will draw a winner on

Friday December 18 !!

Wool Mittens lined with fleece

Soooooooooo ........Warm !!!

Good Luck Everyone,

Watch for results of the Drawing on the 18th

Take Care until then


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