This December there doesn’t need to be chocolate behind the window. From stationery to gin, we find alternative for the traditional festive count down
Burning a delicately fragranced candle is easily the most luxurious way to fill your home with scent. Adding instant romantic light, warmth and fragrance, it can help set a mood and help you to unwind.
From dogs in cars to online etiquette, while away a few minutes in peace with one of these humorous, original and occasionally educational tomes
From robotic puppies to the latest Nintendo, these are the toys that are sure to make it onto letters to Santa this year
From key rings to cashmere slippers, we've got the gifts to please even the most discerning of fashionistas
Going away with a little one in tow? Make sure you have somewhere comfy and safe for them to sleep on-the-go – and a place to play too
Keep your vehicle going in the right direction with a clever navigation system
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- 2 Black Friday 2014: Opening times for Asda, John Lewis, PC World, GAME and Argos
- 3 To help fuel their propaganda machine against the poor, our government has now decided to redefine the word 'welfare'
- 4 Jeremy Hunt: 'I took my children to A&E because I didn't want to wait for GP appointment'
- 5 Girl, 7, gets Tesco to remove 'stupid' sign suggesting superheroes are 'for boys'
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