Mistletoe

Christmas and Me

Jamie Stangroom | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Comedy
Jamie Stangroom

Christmas seems to get longer every year. I noticed that shopping-channel BidTV started flogging Christmas decorations in September... As the build-up gets bigger and bigger, by the time it eventually comes around, the intensity is so excessive that it could never be as good as you'd hoped.

Mistle-Noooooooo! Girl, 11, Banned From Selling Christmas Plant To Fund New Braces

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.12.2013 | UK

Christmas grinches and scrooges rejoice – killjoys have banned an 11-year-old girl from selling mistletoe in a public park. The entrepreneurial ...

Mistletoe - Is it the Perfect Christmas Symbol of Romance or a Parasitic Serial Killer That Deserves Eradication?

Diana Verde Nieto | Posted 20.02.2013 | UK Style
Diana Verde Nieto

This week, I kissed a guy underneath the semi-parasitic evergreen. He seemed to deserve it, so I stood on tiptoe and even lifted my left leg - although I felt more like a cocker spaniel than Katherine Hepburn. Then I panicked and pulled away. I have an allergy both to the plant and to men... or at least, men at Christmas...

Putting The Mistletoe To Good Use..

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK Universities & Education

We've had the serious university rankings, the less serious sex leagues.. now it's time to find out which students lock lips the most. In its most ...

No More Christmas Kisses? British Mistletoe 'Rapidly Disappearing'

The Huffington Post UK | Olivia Williams | Posted 19.12.2011 | UK

Mistletoe, one of our most cherished Christmas decorations, is in danger of disappearing over the next 20 years, according to the National Trust. M...