As the nights get colder, what’s better than snuggling up with snacks and watching a Christmas movie marathon? Here is a list of the best Christmas films to get your movie night started.
Baking is a fun and cheap Christmas activity to do with your friends before going home for Christmas.
Step 1. In a bowl mix together the flour, cocoa, icing sugar and add a pinch of salt too.
Once combined add in the butter and then the eggs.
Step 2. Kneed the mixture quickly until you have a smooth dough. Wrap the dough in foil, press flat and let it chill in the fridge for 30 mins.
Step 3. Heat the oven to 180C/fan 160C/gas 4. Line a couple of baking sheets with baking parchment. Roll out the pastry on a lightly floured worksurface to about 3mm thin. Cut out shapes from the dough. Put the biscuits on the baking sheets.
Step 4. Bake for 7-10 minutes, depending on the size of the biscuits.
Step 5. Let the cookies cool and then decorate and enjoy!
Make your careers office more festive this Christmas with some simple DIY decorations.
We have made a list of fun games to play on Christmas day to add more even more joy to the day!
The end of the first term can feel really overwhelming as deadlines and exams loom closer. We have created a blog post full of tips to help get you through the study season. Follow this link to read- 8 Effective Study Strategies.
Did you know 'Jingle Bells' was the first song played in space?
Join the festive cheer before the term ends! Have a hot chocolate while sat in an igloo with your friends at your Uni cities Christmas market.
Here is a list of the Uni Cities with markets you don’t want to miss.
During the festive period it is important to think of those less fortunate. There are many ways big and small you can give to help others have a merrier Christmas.
Did you know candy canes date back to 1670!
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Step 1. Heat the milk, cocoa, sugar and chocolate in a small pan over a medium heat until steaming and the chocolate has melted. Whisk to dissolve the cocoa.
Step 2. Pour into a mug and add any extra flavourings you would like (i.e., cinnamon, caramel, or peppermint), then add the cream on top.
Did you know the world's tallest Christmas tree would, at 2,600ft tall, need more than 16,000 baubles, over 4,000 meters of tinsel, almost 2,500 meters of lights, and an 80-meter-tall star?