christmas

Leftover Christmas Turkey Recipes

No matter how many people you are catering for on Christmas Day, nobody can ever get the amount of turkey just right. There is always enough leftover to do at least one more meal, and waste not, want not. But what do you make with it? You can’t ...

Getting Guest Ready For Christmas

Christmas is a busy time of year for everyone, and if you are the host of the festivities this year then it isn’t only a lot of pressure, but you may also have to adapt your home. As seeing as it could cost around £200 for the hosting duties, ...

Top 5 Most Extravagant Christmas Presents 2018

According to a recent survey, up to 57 per cent of us will go overboard on the spending this Christmas – racking up an average overspend of £152.70 on gifts for loved ones. But as ridiculous as it sounds, there are actually a lot of individual ...

Securing Your Home For Christmas

Whether you are going away for the festive season or are concerned about the rapid 20% rise in burglaries in the run-up to Christmas, ensuring your home is safe and you have the correct security in place is paramount. It is an important concern ...

Christmas Gift Guide For Him: Food And Drink

Whether he likes just eating it, enjoys cooking it or isn’t bothered what it is as long as he can have a coffee or drink with it, buying a food-based gift for your food-loving partner/dad/brother/son can be a challenge. Finding the right balance ...

The Best Christmas Hampers For 2019

Hampers are a well-loved present in the yuletide season. In fact, few things signal it’s arrival more effectively than a basket or gift box filled with sweet and savoury food and drinks. Over the years, we have seen some real standouts, from ones ...

Christmas Gift Guide For Her: Food And Drink

Every Christmas, you are left wondering what gift to buy your mum/grandma/sister/friend/partner for Christmas and birthdays. They absolutely adore food, so the usual tub of Celebrations and promise of dinner at the local pub doesn’t quite suffice. ...

John Lewis’ Top 5 Christmas Advert Countdown

Ever wondered why you always feel the urge to cry into your eggnog while tuned into John Lewis' Christmas adverts? Believe it or not, the annual tradition started in 2007 and the first of their acoustic tearjerker cover songs was in 2009. They ...