The great thing about Christmas is presents. Sometimes, however, it isn't that easy to fork out lots of money for presents especially when you know that the stuff you're buying them could be easily made yourself with all that spare time that you might or might not have.
Our friend Hannah makes fudge for people, normally different flavours in different wrappings, but all hand made. It is a sweet idea (literally) that has given me a few ideas myself for Christmas presents.
Marguerite Patten is a great lover of sweets and nice things, as well as the staple 'Roast Beef' stuff she has many other books dedicated to sweets and making thereof.