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Great gifts – less rubbish!

Wrapping eco Christmas packages

Not even men want to be buying presents on Christmas Eve! Last minute panic buying is not good for the bank balance or for our jolly frame of mind. A YouGov poll for 2014 suggests that the average household will spend £604 on presents this year. Do we really need to spend that much to giv…

Making a list and checking it twice

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Hopefully you don’t have as many presents to sort out as Santa, but it’s possible you’re feeling as if the number of things you need to do this month is longer than his naughty and nice lists combined.  Whether you’re wondering how you’re going to get everything done before the big day or sitting back…

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Food storage tip:

Rice

Rice

You can freeze rice, check out this video

Reuse guides

You would be surprised about what can be reused - so before you head for the bin, take a look at these

Featured recipe

Featured recipe

Stuffed Potato Skins – this easy to make dish from the guys at Let’s Get Cooking can be served as a snack or part of a main meal, especially if you want to use up your potatoes. #saveaspud