How to Roast Chestnuts Without Losing Your Eye!

Sweet chestnuts are a winter favourite, a tradition, and a danger. If you don’t know how to cook them properly you can injure yourself as they can explode!   Having said that they are really easy and safe to cook if you follow a few simple guidelines. They are also …

Traditonal Warming Spices for Mulled Wine

That aromatic smell of traditional mulled wine spices draws out the warmth of the heated wine and mingles creating that glowing warm feel that is great on winter days. The spices for mulled wine back centuries and are a tradition used in mulled wines even today.  There are a few …

Creative Ways to Make & Use Christmas Tea Towels

Discover lots of exciting designs for your Christmas tea towels. Or if you prefer you can easily make your own design or use & adapt pre-made Christmas designs. There are also things you can make with your tea towels. Fun Things to Do with Your Christmas Tea Towels that Don’t Include Washing …