String your Christmas tree lights VERTICALLY! Decorators at New York City’s Rockefeller Center (and who would know better how to light a tree?) use a trunk-to-tip method to create “not just a shell of light but an inner glow and a three-dimensionality that cannot be achieved any other way,” says David Murbach, the manager of the center’s gardens division.
Wicked Poison candy apples. Perfect for Halloween. Recipe type: Sweets, Candy, Halloween Prep time: 5 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 25 mins Serves: 6-12 apples Ingredients 2 cups granulated sugar ¾ cups water ½ cup liquid glucose/light corn syrup few drops black gel food colouring 6 Granny Smith apples (or 12 small apples)