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A Haunted Halloween

Posted on October 26, 2016 by Brooke

It's nearly that time of the year again, when we transform ourselves into ghoulish characters, decorate our houses with cobwebs and, of course, carved pumpkins. Make Halloween a total scream this year with some of our frightfully fun ideas for pumpkin carving, spooky recipes, costumes and… Read More

Nutella Day

Posted on February 5, 2016 by Brooke

World Nutella Day is upon us and so we have scoured the internet to find you the best of all things Nutella in honour of this annual day, celebrated by many, right across the planet. Read More

An Interview with…. Punch Foods

Posted on January 15, 2016 by Brooke

With the January detox in full swing and most people focused on a healthier New Year and 2016 for themselves, we chat to Alexandra Dudley, founder of Punch Foods, about her healthy snack brand and get some advice on being healthy this year. Read More

RLD’s Top Five Healthy Cookery Courses

Posted on January 8, 2016 by Brooke

With Christmas now out of the way for another year, the last thing you may want to think about is cooking and eating, but here at RLD we've got a healthy new year start covered. Here are our top picks for healthy… Read More

Two Recipes to Spice Up Your January Detox

Posted on January 4, 2016 by Dan

The festive season is well and truly over so it's time to beat those January blues - and a good way to do so is by exercising and eating healthy foods. But detoxing doesn't have to be dull. Just check out these January… Read More

National Baking Week Recipe from Ugne

Posted on October 16, 2015 by Brooke

The Bake Off's Ugne popped in to RLD HQ last week and imparted her baking wisdom as well as giving us some of her recipes. It's National Baking Week next week (17th - 23rd October) and we've got one of Ugne's recipes for you to try!… Read More

Easy Easter Baking

Posted on April 1, 2015 by admin

Easter is around the corner, and the UK is gearing up for visits from the Easter Bunny and an overload of delicious Easter treats. Why not change things up this year by giving the shop bought chocolates a skip and baking your very own… Read More

Two Tasty St David’s Day Recipes

Posted on February 27, 2015 by Dan

On Sunday, Wales will come alive with St David's Day celebrations. From Cardiff to Colwyn, people of all ages will be honouring the life and times of their patron saint, while enjoying a good old get together with friends… Read More

Four Ways to Re-purpose Unwanted Christmas Gifts

Posted on January 19, 2015 by admin

January - the perfect time to de-clutter and we've all got a few leftover Christmas presents that we just don't know what to do with. If you don't want to throw away your unwanted Christmas gifts in the bin, read on for the best… Read More

Freaky Halloween Recipe Ideas

Posted on October 27, 2014 by admin

Halloween is coming! This Friday, it's the spookiest night of the year and if you fancy getting creative in the kitchen (maybe you're throwing a party?), have a read of our delicious (and slightly gruesome) Halloween recipe ideas. Read More

What Happens on… A Thai Cookery Course

Posted on June 2, 2014 by admin

Do you love Thai food as much as we do? Well here at Red Letter Days, we don't just talk the talk, we wok the wok! A few weeks ago, we sent our colleagues Lorraine and Ciana to try a Thai Cookery Class at the… Read More

Thai Cooking with Gemma

Posted on May 7, 2014 by Issy

Gemma from our office is a great cook and is always interested in our gourmet experiences. When she had the opportunity to join a Thai cooking class recently she jumped at the chance. Read her review.. Read More

Shrove Tuesday – Five Pancake Ideas

Posted on March 3, 2014 by admin

Tomorrow is one of the best days of the year - Pancake Day! Last year, we gave you a great basic recipe and some ideas on how to spice it up. This year, we thought we would give you a few more exciting… Read More

How to Make a Burns Night Supper

Posted on January 24, 2014 by Dan

Tomorrow is officially Burns Night. On 25th January each year, people from all walks of life get together to commemorate the work of famous poet Robert Burns and his contribution to Scottish culture. Without a doubt, one of the… Read More

Quick Guide: How to Match Your Food and Wine

Posted on October 1, 2013 by admin

This week is the second annual National Wine Week which - you guessed it - celebrates the rich and exciting world of wine. It got us thinking about what foods are best matched with which wines - and while it's all down to personal… Read More

Autumn Drinks: Two Recipes to Warm You Up

Posted on September 27, 2013 by Dan

Autumn is upon us and although it spells the end of hot weather and long summer days, this colourful season does have its perks. The crisp air, changing of the leaves and an excuse to buy a… Read More