When I saw that the lovely Amy from Weekly Bake-Off was hosting a secret Santa on twitter I jumped at the chance to take part. In hindsight I really should of thought about how much I had to do already in the run up to Christmas and how limited my time was, but my mind was fogged by the prospect of presents!
I was really worried that my secret Santa parcel was going to be a bit naff, even as I was making the items I was doubting their worth and feeling like a pretty crappy Santa. However, once the items were decorated and packaged I stepped back and surveyed my work...
I was pretty impressed with myself! So here is what I made/bought:
I very much hope my secret Santa recipient Alison from Hungry Squirrels loves her gifts and I can't wait to see what I get.
4 decorated gingerbread man pops complete with bow ties and cheeky grins.
12 mini gingerbread men biscuits with white chocolate buttons
A packet of salted caramel fudge, because frankly it sounded delicious!
Chocolate coins, you know, because Christmas isn't Christmas without some chocolate coins!
I altered my gingerbread recipe slightly and made masses of the stuff but as a few people have asked about the recipe, here it is;