Thursday, December 18, 2008

Choccies for prezzies

Well the prizes are on their way, hopefully they will arrive by Christmas for Caroline and Melody. Tonight I have been busy making choccies for presents (still haven't finished the cards though), but I did fall asleep on the lounge for a little while.

Snack set to Caroline @ The Simple Things
This gorgeous Tea Tin on its way to Tea Time With Melody
Handmade Chocolates into a pretty box
Dipping with that swirly thing!
A selection of Dark Choc Ginger, Fruit & Nuts and Snowballs


1 x 250g Copha (solid vegetable shortening -coconut oil), melted
1 cup icing sugar
1 cup milk powder
1-1+1/2 cup shredded coconut

Mix first 3 ingredients until smooth, then add coconut a little at a time stirring all the time
Place teaspoonful into tiny foil cups

Extra things can be added like chopped glace cherries, dried apricots, mimi marshmallows, mimi M&Ms


  1. Congratulations to Caroline and Melody.
    Thank you for the wonderful recipe too :)

  2. Drop past my blog today I have a message for you. Thankyou!!

  3. Mmmmmm snowballs sound very yummy,Kids would probley luv spooning the mix too,I need quick and easy,They just may be it!

  4. Your chocolates look wonderful! I'll bet Caroline and Melody are excited about their give aways! Hope yours gets there soon. Have a lovely day!

  5. Hello there! So nice to hear from you! Everything looks so wonderful--just lovely. I can see how busy you have been! It's been so fun looking at all your pictures!!

  6. Love all your teacups...and the chocolates look very yummy! A swirly thing...never seen one of those! :-) Susan

  7. I like your idea of decorating a plain white box for your Christmas goodies. Very crafty idea.

    I can't wait to sit back with a cup of tea! Thanks again. :)

  8. Love the tea cups and the box and the candy! I haven't had those in years!! Thanks for following my blog! Have a Merry Christmas! I need to look in the cupboard and see if I can find all the ingredents! I am crossing my fingers! lol