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Have yourself a very merry ‘cheap’ Christmas

Have yourself a very merry ‘cheap’ Christmas

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The Christmas season is here and we are all short on money, so the Voice of London Lifestyle came up with a few festive ideas that you can do at home with friends without having to reach your pockets. Making mulled wine What is Christmas without a mulled wine? If you can’t afford to visit the Christmas markets, don’t worry- you can do it at home and it will be a fun day with friends, even if you succeed or fail. You can get recipes from the Internet and even get £5 bags from a fancy shop like Fortnum & Mason’s to put in your mulled wine recipe. Baking Christmas Cookies Nothing shouts Christmas louder than freshly baked Christmas cookies. The Internet is filled with recipes for everyone who can or cannot bake. Put on some Christmas music on and get your dough rea

Sparkling velvet cake recipe

Christmas is around the corner. If you are wondering how to create some special and magical  holiday mood at your home, this is a perfect recipe for you. Reporter: Ivelina Nikolova | Sub-editor: Visnja Marjanovic I made the Sparkling velvet cake as a warm up before the real Christmas baking. I hope you enjoy it. It is very quick, easy and tastes amazing. Preparation: 15minute Time to cook: 40 minutes What do you need: 6 eggs 1 ½  cups sugar 1 ½ cups flour 1 spoon old 7 spoons milk 2 spoons cocoa 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 red cooking paint 1 bottles of silver eating glitter (for the finish) How to prepare: Heat the oven to 180C/350F/Gas 4. Put together the eggs and the sugar. Beat until it becomes a white homogeneous blend. Add the oil