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Cooking for a crowd this Christmas

cooking for Christmas

Playing host to friends and family during the busy festive season can often seem like a joy initially, but a huge dampener on your mood when reality sets in. With a variety of diets and ages to cater for, cooking for a crowd can be hugely overwhelming, but ThermomixÒ has put together top tips to help please even the fussiest of eaters.

 

Variety is the spice of life 

Make sure your buffet has a selection to pack a punch, and serve up the same dish three ways. Pizza is a go-to for finger food, so make sure there’s one vegetarian, one meat feast, and one with pineapple topping to cause a little controversy! 

 

Gluten-free-gan

Decorating Children's bedrooms for Christmas: The Do's and Don'ts of Decorations

Decorations in bedroom

Christmas is arguably the most magical time of the year, especially for Children. Christmas songs, writing letters to Santa and gift lists, all help to build the excitement in the run up to Christmas (not that they need it!). Have you ever thought of spending the time give their bedrooms a festive makeover? Taking some time from your busy schedule and helping your little ones to decorate their bedroom is almost guaranteed to bring instant happiness. To get you started, Room To Grow have shared their do’s and don’ts for Christmas decorations:

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Get festive with Bloc Blinds unique swappable Christmas blinds

Festive Blinds

For those looking for an interesting way to accessorise their home this year, why not opt for one of Bloc Blinds special swappable roller blind systems? This clever invention has elevated the humble roller blind to the latest way to keep up with trends and key calendar dates as the company’s unique Fabric Changer system empowers homeowners everywhere to be bang-up-to-date by simply hooking-on and hooking-off patterns in line with the season.