Christmas

As a Christmas addict, I plan our festivities from about September onwards. I love Christmas crafting, planning sustainable gifts and taking the girls to magical Christmas events.

How To Make A Simple Christmas Wreath

I’ve always wanted to learn how to make a Christmas wreath. But I’ve never found a workshop that I can afford, or get to, or that doesn’t…

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Beauty Advent Calendar Hack for Christmas

I love a bargain and I love beauty products. So I couldn’t resist the Marks & Spencer Beauty Advent Calendar. And I wasn’t about to…

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Why Piccalilly Organic Kids Clothes Make Great Gifts

Organic kids clothes. Hard to resist, right? There is some thing just so scrummy about little, soft, colourful kids clothes, for your own little ones,…

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Packing Our Christmas Shoebox

When I was growing up, my mum would help us pack up a Christmas shoebox of gifts for a child in the developing world. This year,…

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Our Christmas 2015

Despite my fears, our Christmas was wonderful. We kicked things off with our Christmas Eve Box, in the early afternoon, and it was a total…

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How My Quest For A Pinterest-Perfect Christmas Turned Me Into A Christmas-zilla

Are you finding Christmas extra stressful this year? I don’t know why, but I am really struggling, and I feel like I’m drowning in a sea…

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Quick Christmas Gift Recipe: Peppermint ‘bark’

Here’s a super easy ‘Peppermint Bark’ recipe from my sister Debbie.  It’s perfect for wrapping up in pretty paper or bags and giving to teachers, neighbours, or anyone…

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Breakfast with Father Christmas at Wyevale Garden Centre

We’ve never taken Ava and Thea to visit Father Christmas before. They’ve met him at school fetes and at nursery, but have never been to…

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