Wyevale Christmas trees

The retailer, which has over 150 UK garden centres, says its real Christmas tree sales are due to peak on the weekends of 5-6 December and 12-13 December this year…

How to make a reindeer pine cone decoration

As the months start to get cooler and the nights draw in, it is even more important to entertain the little ones. Why not get crafty and follow my simple…

How to make fake red berries with children

We show you how to make fake berries in these simple steps. If you don’t have berries on your holly this year, don’t despair – you can easily make some…

How to make a Christmas table decoration - a great project for kids

Wherever we are, whenever a candle is lit, my 3-year-old sings ‘Happy Birthday’ – mainly to himself – before blowing out the flame, so keeping our lovely table centrepiece alight…

This is a great alternative to traditional Christmas decorations. Use up surplus apple harvests or buy a few bags from the supermarket. Take a walk and see what berries you…

HOUSEPLANTS have long been traditional Christmas gifts, and for some reason (no one really can explain why) the four plants that seem to be most presented at this time are…

Make sure your living trees stay fresh into the New Year with Kris’ care guide:   General care (cut and potted)   You have two options with net-wrapped trees. Either…