Alternative Christmas Dishes To Try For Dinner

Christmas dinner is the highlight of the holiday for many people every year. Some people love turkey, others ham. Some people even love brussels sprouts. However, there are many alternatives to traditional Christmas dishes that are just as delicious.  Perhaps you’re thinking of having a vegetarian Christmas, or maybe you just want to change things

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Christmas Tradition of Candy Canes

Candy canes are one of the most recognisable aspects of Christmas itself. They are red and white sweets shaped like a cane and taste like peppermint. They are incredibly delicious and festive, but what is the story behind them? Where did candy canes come from and how did it become a Christmas tradition? There are

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Top 5 Holiday Films That Aren’t Technically About Christmas

Whether it’s in the weeks before the big day or the weird lull between Christmas and New Years, movies are key to filling up our time and getting us in the festive spirit. Most Christmas films feature magic, reindeers and Santa Claus. However, your favourite festive film may not be very merry. Here are some

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5 Holiday Films Released in 2020

There is nothing better than snuggling up on the sofa to watch a festive film. Blankets, treats and pyjamas are not necessary, but extremely recommended. There are many classic films to watch around the holidays, and time and time again we laugh, cry and be merry. However, there are also many new and modern films

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Top 5 Late Late Toy Show 2020 Moments

The Late Late Toy Show is the best night of the year and in 2020, this was no different. This year’s Toy Show was the much needed night of fun that we all needed. The theme of this year’s show was Roald Dahl and Ryan Tubridy dawned his best Fantastic Mr Fox costume. Everyone on

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Beautiful Irish Language Christmas Songs

Christmas is a time for movies and music. Whether you’re home in Ireland or away for Christmas, songs in the Irish language can be extremely beautiful.  Even if you haven’t spoken Irish since school, these songs will get you in the festive spirit. Here are some of the best Christmas songs as Gaeilge! An Drumadóirín

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Christmas Tree Farms To Check Out In Leinster

There’s nothing like a real Christmas tree. The smell, the look as well as the feel can all be somewhat replicated but it’s never the same. Getting the perfect tree for you is essential for having a very merry Christmas, and there’s no joy quite like sitting in front of a beautifully decorated tree. Here

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3 Vegan Desserts For Christmas

We listed our favourite vegan dishes for Christmas and now it’s time for dessert. There are many different treats to make that are not only vegan but also delicious. Here are some of the best vegan desserts that are incredibly festive.  Christmas Brownies Ok, so brownies are perfect any time of the year. However, these

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4 Festive Games For Children

It can be hard to keep the kids entertained during the Christmas holidays. Whether it’s before the big day or after, you can guarantee that your children will tell you that they’re bored at one stage or another. Fear not, there are many different games you can make up to keep your kids busy. You

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What are the Oldest Christmas Carols?

Christmas carols are part of what makes the holiday special. There’s nothing better than singing carols around the festive period. Whether it’s at a carol service, door-to-door carolling, or simply just around a piano with your loved ones, carols are an integral part of the holidays.  While we may think of carols such as “Away

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