Christmas Spirit

Christmas Spirit

Merry Christmas Eve Eve…and today is also Festivus. In case you haven’t heard of Festivus, or if you’re not a huge Seinfeld fan like me, here’s a little bit about it… “Happy Festivus” is the traditional greeting of Festivus, a...
Chestnut, bacon & cranberry stuffing

Chestnut, bacon & cranberry stuffing

This fine recipe for a delightful stuffing would gladly grace any table or Christmas bird. The addition of the cranberries gives a nice fruitiness to mix. Whether in balls or bowls or stuffed into your turkey, don’t forget a good stuff and this one from BBC Good...
How to Wrap (almost) anything for Christmas

How to Wrap (almost) anything for Christmas

So, have you even started all your shopping? Or maybe you’re one of the organised ones and you’ve actually finished? The best part of the gift-giving season (besides all the happy faces on Christmas morning of course) for me, is wrapping the Christmas gifts. There’s...
Handmade Advent Candle Craft with Hen Corner

Handmade Advent Candle Craft with Hen Corner

Every year at the Country Living Fair I try to take in at least one or two crafting workshops. This year, I managed to do THREE. I couldn’t have been happier with my choices, and my favourite one of the lot was the Advent Candle with Hen Corner. It turns out that...