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Merry Christmas from Red Letter Days

Posted on December 24, 2012 by Issy

It’s been a busy few weeks for us here on the Red Letter Days blog – but we’re now signing off for Christmas. We’ll be back in the new year with more things to make you smile, but until then, there’s plenty to keep… Read More

Friday Fun: All I Want for Christmas…[Video]

Posted on December 21, 2012 by Dan

With Christmas a mere four days away, we’ve got a feeling there may be some last minute shopping happening around the country this weekend. But although you may be tempted to panic buy, as this video proves, sometimes it pays just to get people… Read More

Try Something New: Christmas Cupcake Recipe

Posted on December 19, 2012 by Issy

Come on, admit it. You’re a bit bored of Christmas cake, you’re not any keener on Christmas pudding and nobody could ever say they’re a big fan of the inevitable last minute trifle that emerges out the fridge as the only other choice of… Read More

10 Reasons You Know It’s Winter

Posted on December 16, 2012 by admin

This Friday the 21st December marks the first official day of winter. While there are many signs of the seasonal shift from the longer nights to the colder weather, it’s fair to say that some are more subtle than others. We’ve rounded up ten… Read More

Video: All I Want for Christmas is…Not That.

Posted on December 12, 2012 by Dan

We’re not sure, but something tells us that this child wasn’t altogether happy with her Christmas present. Altogether now: I want a TOY. Click here to view on Vimeo To make sure you get the present you really want… Read More

Christmas Films: Classics to Get you in the Festive Mood

Posted on December 10, 2012 by admin

Excluding the obvious, there are two essential elements to Christmas: turkey and television. Here’s a round up of some of the Christmas films guaranteed to bring you a bit of festive cheer this year (and every other for that matter…) should they appear on… Read More

Friday Fun: Pets in Christmas Costumes

Posted on December 7, 2012 by Issy

Because it’s Christmas, and nothing brings us more festive joy on a Friday than pets getting ready for Christmas. From their expressions, I’m not sure how much these pets would agree. Clockwise from top: Beautiful bow, Santa Bunny, Ellie the Christmas pooch, Roxy… Read More

Our Top 10 Famous Birds (the Feathered Kind)

Posted on December 3, 2012 by Issy

From falconry fun to penguin encounters and owl evenings, it’s fair to say we’ve got a bit of a soft spot for experiences of the feathered kind around here. And we’re not the only ones – while the internet as a whole seems to have… Read More