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Christmas Day Cooking: A User's Guide

Holly Bell | Posted 19.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Bell

For anyone who is doing it for the first time, or who feels a slightly sense of dread then read on. Some of this is obvious stuff, but I personally find it very useful to have everything in one place. Here's my plan, for what it's worth...

Christmas Dinner - Nine Months to Make, Nine Minutes to Eat

Sian Breslin | Posted 22.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sian Breslin

This is a quick low down on the main components of Christmas Dinner and why we should take pleasure in every mouthful of the most anticipated dinner of the year.

Ring a Ding Ding - No, Not Christmas Already!

Sian Breslin | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sian Breslin

This time around, I am going to close my ears against Christmas for a few more weeks. No recipes for a rich Christmas Cake or mature Christmas Pudding from me. I am going to fight the urge to bake... for now.

Easter Eggs, the Ultimate Holiday Dessert?

Philip Hepple | Posted 18.05.2012 | UK Comedy
Philip Hepple

The use of the egg in Easter is primarily meant to represent rebirth, which doesn't really make sense to me. When I think of eggs I think more along the lines of mystery. What came first, the chicken or the egg? Is Jesus the egg? Does that make God a chicken?