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After last Christmas I knew the garland had had it. Thanks to two very playful kitties who just love the Christmas decorations,...

For a bit of baking over the Christmas holidays, nothing is more traditional than baking a batch of mince pies. Henrietta...

If you’re looking to bake your own cookies for Santa this year, this gingerbread recipe is easy to do, a great way...

When it comes to Christmas dinner, the turkey is seen as the pièce de résistance; the main event. But as long as you follow...

There is nothing better than the smell of freshly baked cookies in the home. If, like me, you’re partial to some Christmas...

We had a chat with the Bailey’s team and managed to get a copy of their hot chocolate recipe. I find Bailey’s...

The pantomime is a good dose of medicine when dealing with deadlines and the Christmas rush. Nothing quite lifts your spirit...

The build up to the big day is absolute madness; with decorations, shopping, pantomimes, plays, fairs, markets, parties and...

Many of us have friends and family staying over the Christmas period. We share 5 ways that you can transform your guest space...

You’ve all obviously been particularly good this year because we’ve ANOTHER HOTEL CHOCOLAT COMPETITION!! You...

If you thought sherry was just a tipple for Grandma at Christmas then drink again. Sherry is versatile from an aperitif...

It’s the time of year where we mix business with pleasure. But this doesn’t mean letting your hair down completely,...

Kelli Coxhead from the Wine Shop in Winscombe talks to us about selecting the wine for your Christmas Day with a number of...

Every family has their Christmas traditions. My dads mince pies were a tradition enjoyed by all. They are the stuff of legends. Every...

By Caroline Fleming of Cook Yourself Happy @CarolineFleming Rød Gløgg – Red mulled wine I believe in ‘any excuse’...

Now this isn’t an ordinary fitness activity. It’s not something you’ll likely do 3 times a week but for something completely...

Safety for Santa…and your family With Christmas fast approaching, Gas Safe Register is urging people to make sure Santa...

By Caroline Fleming of Cook Yourself Happy @CarolineFleming The happiest times of a child’s life has to include birthdays...

By Holly Barry, @HollyBarry The smokey eye is a classic look that never seems to date. From Winona Ryder in the 1980s to...

Christmas is a season to dress to impress. From Christmas shopping to the New Years party, there are plenty of occasions...

Oh no we didn’t, OH yes we did! We’ve teamed up with the Bristol Hippodrome to one lucky reader a family ticket...

This Sunday is stir up sunday. The final sunday before advent begins. The day we traditionally prepare the pudding for Christmas....

Christmas jumper day falls on Friday the 15th this year and we encourage all to get involved. So whether you’re looking...

It’s that time of year already! The Black Friday fever is spreading with more retailers than ever offering discounts...