A Hume
Merry Christmas
Archie’s Christmas Message (the Ch...

This year we wish you a Merry Christmas using the titles and lyrics of 40 Christmas songs - can you find them all?  Snow is most definitely not falling all around, yet …

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The Great Christmas Food Miracle

Our Great Christmas Food Miracle reveals the secret of keeping everyone happy with three brilliant Christmas recipes.  Last night I enjoyed an evening of bliss. I piled the fire with logs …

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Did you know Cashmere is controversial?

Good cashmere should be treasured and cared for but there is a surprising amount of controversy about the right way to do this.  At A Hume we give a lot of …

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How to Survive Christmas

  Top tips to help you survive Christmas and emerge unscathed into the New Year.   And so it begins. Innocuously enough. Appearing at first to be something you might actually enjoy. An …

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Preserving the Season – Chutney

 This week, as hope of any remaining tomatoes ripening wanes -  and apples fall abundantly, we share our yummiest chutneys. To our mind chutneys should be a chunky affair, something scooped …

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3 Inviting Interior Trends for Country H...

As the nights draw ever in and temperatures drop, it’s time to dress your home for winter.  Lighting, soft furnishings and warm inviting colour all become more important during the winter …