There’s nothing quite like the smell of a real Christmas tree to get you excited about the festive season – no wonder so many scented candles and room sprays try to emulate the smell.Real trees look a picture too and can even be good for the environment – for every tree cut down at Christmas time, at least another two are planted.
The festive-themed, annual day will see people all over the country preparing their Christmas pudding with just five weeks to go before the big day.
With so many delicious dishes within reach over the festive season, it’s hard not to get carried away by filling your plate — and your belly — to capacity.
No Christmas lunch is complete without the most traditional of festive deserts.Once known as plum pudding (bizarrely, as it never had any plums in it), all contain three key ingredients – dried fruits, spices and a good lug of booze which helps keep things moist and flavoursome.
Home Bargains is currently selling a supersized version of the standard issue 150 gram Toblerone bar.