For many of us part of the joy of giving gifts in the holiday season is in the gift wrapping. Each year we try different combinations of ribbons, butcher's string, sprigs of rosemary or gold festive stamps on brown craft paper.
At this time of year there are often not only more mouths to feed, but there's also heaps more candy and chocolate around. We thought we'd gather up some easy, delicious recipes to see you through the holidays and to provide an alternative to the usual festive fare.
If you've had enough of the feeding frenzy of Black Friday and instead want some to support local businesses and retailers who are trying to trade in an ethical, mindful way, you're in the right place.
If you are looking for some new rituals to share with your loved ones over the holiday season, look no further. We've hunted around for some lovely holiday traditions that all foster a spirit of togetherness, thoughtfulness and comfort.