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The 12 Smells of Christmas

If like me you enjoy hand making Christmas presents then why not try making your own soap, fragrance or massage oil to give to that special someone? If you’re a retailer looking to add that holiday vibe to your products but are a little stumped, fear not we are here to help. So go grab a cuppa and a biscuit (don’t worry we won’t tell), relax and enjoy.

Your sense of smell has a direct extension to the brain. Its direct contact means we get a very quick, very intensive reaction

Festive Flavours from The Kerfoot Group

Christmas is fast approaching, and warming Christmas foods will no doubt be on most people’s minds. It’s the time of year that we can all over indulge on our favourite foods, and we don’t have to worry about the consequences until January… well at least we can keep telling ourselves that! We particularly associate Christmas with the smells and tastes of Cinnamon and this happens to be one of the many flavoured oils that The Kerfoot Group offer.

Flavour of the

Meet the Team Christmas Special – David

What do you love most about Christmas? – You are allowed to eat food with alcohol in it.

 

Favourite Christmas movie? –   Bad Santa starring Billy Bob Thornton. It’s a fun dark comedy which suits me down to the ground, and it’s a big contrast to all the shiny happy, super cheesy Christmas films that we are bombarded with at this time of year!

 

Best Christmas present you’ve ever had? – Tommy Cooper Golf Game. You got a target, 4 hard

What’s Your Flavour?

It’s time for the Kerfoot Speciality update and oil of the month!

Bonfire night has been and gone and Christmas is only around the corner. The weather is changing and there is nothing better than sitting in front of a roaring fire with a bowl of smokey roasted vegetables and a good Yorkshire cup of tea. This leads us nicely on to our flavour of the month!

 

Oil of the

Meet Ebeneezer Donaldson

And here we have it, our final Christmas blog – & it certainly is one-of-a-kind.  Crispin Donaldson, our Trading Director based at Kerfoot HQ, The Olive House, definitely takes a different approach to our Christmas blog – the capital letters say it all!

Happy Christmas everyone!

So Crispin, what do you love about Christmas?  “DRINKING!”

What is the worst Christmas present you’ve ever

Christmas pressies in June

Here we go, our fourth Christmas story for December – this time we have Ann Sandison from Treasury, also based at Kerfoot HQ, The Olive House, in Northallerton.

What do you love about Christmas?  “Watching my sleepy children wake up realising their Christmas stockings are full.”

What is the worst Christmas present you’ve ever had?  “White knee length school socks from my Grandmother… when I was 24! “

Which

All I Want For Christmas Is…?!

During the month of December we thought we would share some of our favourite Christmas stories.  Here is our third one for the month – Dawn Whitehouse, Group Logistics Manager based at Kerfoot HQ, The Olive House, in Northallerton.

What do you love about Christmas?  “Spending time with friends and family, and giving presents, I love to see the look on their faces!”

What is the worst Christmas present you’ve ever had?  “I have always

Homer Simpson socks for Christmas!

During the month of December we thought we would share some of our favourite Christmas stories.  Here is our second one for the month – Richard Hodgson, Group Systems Manager based at Kerfoot HQ, The Olive House, in Northallerton.

What do you love about Christmas?  “Time with family…. & the food!

What is the worst Christmas present you’ve ever had?  “Homer Simpson socks (which my Mother gives me every year…. I don’t

It’s Christmas Time!

During the month of December we thought we would share some of our favourite Christmas stories.  Today we have Mandy Best, KPO Production Administrator who is based at our KPO factory in Goole.

What do you love about Christmas?  “It’s party time with my friends & family!

What is the worst Christmas present you’ve ever had?  “A Hoover!

Which is your favourite Christmas song?  “Mistletoe & Wine