Month: November 2014

Plastic Fantastic!

Plastic musical instruments have been around for quite some time; remember that plastic recorder that you got as a stocking-filler one Christmas, or how about that toy saxophone you had as a toddler? Well, unsurprisingly, plastic instruments have made their way into the homes of […]

Christmas Present Ideas!

Christmas Present Ideas!

Sometimes it can be really tricky to think up new ideas of what to get your friends and family for Christmas – does your mum really need more soap? Will it really be a surprise for dad when he opens yet another pair of socks? […]

The History of Christmas Carols

The History of Christmas Carols

For us, carol singing is one of the most magical parts of Christmas – it brings people together and there’s just something very special about the distant sounds of “Silent Night” in the snow. But where did carols come from? Carols began in Europe as […]