ANZAC biscuits are fun and easy to make. The kids love them and they are a simple but poignant commemoration of fallen soldiers. Learn their history and how to make them here.
Mulled wine is the perfect drink for cold winter evenings. Easy and cheap to make, it will have your friends glowing with good cheer in no time.
Queen’s Birthday is celebrated in New Zealand on the first Monday of June each year. Learn about this public holiday.
The 1st of April, better known as April Fool’s Day, is the one day of the year where you can taunt the gullible and trick your mates without getting into trouble for it! Whether it’s your friends, family or co-workers that are the butt of your joke, we’ve got some mission impossible style tips that’ll …
Chocolate eggs are an Easter treat. Learn how you can make your own at home and delight your friends and family with a unique Easter gift.
Want a personal, creative alternative to mass produced chocolate Easter eggs? Like to be able to involve your children? Learn how to make traditional Easter eggs with this simple guide.
Hot Cross Buns are as much an Easter tradition as eggs, bunnies and bonnets so why not have a go at baking them this year instead of buying them. Here’s a recipe that’ll get your mouth watering. What You’ll Need 450g/1lb plain flour ½ tsp ground cinnamon 1½ tsp mixed spice 50g/2oz butter 1 tsp …
In the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day we thought we’d give you a little lesson on how to pour the perfect pint of Guinness. Ask any Irish person and they’ll tell you that getting a pint of ‘The Black Stuff’ just right is not just about grabbing a glass and pouring, it’s an art form! …
Making a set of Chinese paper lanterns is an easy way to get your kids into the spirit of the Chinese New Year and expose them to one of the world’s richest cultures.
Making a flying lantern is an exciting way to participate in the festivities of the Chinese New Year. This easy guide shows you how.