Christmas can be a busy time, so we've put together some of our favourite Christmas hacks to get you on your way to a stressfree season. Stay tuned for more hacks here, leading up to the big day.
Pick up a selection of fruit and nut mixes from the Alison's Pantry range and add to melted chocolate to create this yummy chocolate bark.
Make your kids smile with Reindeer sandwiches. Bring fun and happiness to your lunch with cookie cutters, and add Alison's Pantry pretzel antlers!
Add chopped nuts or seeds to your salad - pumpkin seeds, sunflower seed or chopped hazelnuts are all delicious! Pick some up from our bulk food and make your own mix.
Add a special touch to your baking this Christmas. Use clean stamps or the bottom of a cut crystal glass on your cookies and shortbread
If your brown sugar has gone hard or lumpy, cover it with a damp paper towel and them pop in the microwave for 20 seconds to make it soft again.
Add frozen berries or grapes to your drinks to help keep them cool without watering down your refreshments!
Make sure you have plenty of drinks on hand for guests during the summer. Add berries, peaches, cucumbers, lemons or mint to jugs of water for a refreshing twist.
Wrap your wine bottle with damp paper towels or tea towels and place it in the freezer for 20 minutes.
Needing a quick dessert or snack? Grab some strawberries and cream and create these cute little festive strawberries. They'll be a hit at shared lunches too!
Use a ziplock bag to pipe your Christmas goodies. Fill the piping bag with your icing, snip a small hole in one corner then get decorating!