Hearty winter stew with herby dumplings, by Val Stones
24 January, 2022
Our wonderful baking expert, Val Stones, wowed the nation when she appeared on The Great British Bake Off in 2016. She now kindly...
2022 gardening trends revealed, by Mark Lane
17 January, 2022
Our insightful gardening expert, Mark Lane, shares his predictions for gardening trends and terminology in 2022 - from the most...
How to winter-proof your garden by Mark Lane
23 December, 2021
Our insightful Gardening Expert and BBC Gardeners’ World presenter, Mark Lane, tends to his garden throughout the year – despite...
How to create a ‘cool Christmas’ tablescape, by Mark Lane
13 December, 2021
‘Tablescaping’ – the art of laying a table beautifully – is a top 2021 home décor trend. Our artistic gardening guru Mark Lane offers...
2 Festive canapés by Val Stones
10 December, 2021
Our treasured Baking Expert, former Great British Bake Off contestant Val Stones, loves to host at Christmas – but even if you’re only...
10 immersive and illuminated Christmas trails across the UK
8 November, 2021
Step into Christmas and walk (or drive) in a winter wonderland. We have collated 10 charming festive trails from all over the UK to...
How to create Halloween Spider Cupcakes with the help of Val Stones
26 October, 2021
Our lovely baking expert and Great British Bake Off alumni Val Stones loves to bake over the spooky season. These terrifyingly tasty...
Musical memories with Val Stones
7 October, 2021
Our uplifting baking expert and Great British Bake Off legend Val Stones has always had a real passion for music. She shares the songs...
Pumpkin art: 5 inspiring ideas for a haute-couture Halloween
4 October, 2021
Spooky season is upon us! And in 2021, pumpkin carving is old news.
Spooky Halloween Graveyard Brownies, by Val Stones
1 October, 2021
Our talented baking expert and Great British Bake Off icon Val Stones has (trick or) treated us to her super-spooky, extra-tasty...
My Bake Off-approved Herby Sausage Rolls, by Val Stones
21 September, 2021
Our talented baking expert and Great British Bake Off icon Val Stones shares the life-changing herby sausage roll recipe that secured...
Val’s family recipes and memories, made with love
31 August, 2021
Our talented baking expert Val Stones - best known from her time as a Great British Bake-Off 2016 Contestant - shares baking secrets...