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Decorate Your Windows for Christmas with Chalk Pens

Christmas is coming and it’s the perfect time to plan your festive decor. Have you thought about decorating your window for Christmas with chalk pens? It’s so quick and easy to do, and you can even get the kids involved (if you’re not a control freak like me… It gives a practically instant magical look, and lasts until you want to wipe it off. Here is my guide to using chalk pens to easily decorate your windows for Christmas.

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Christmas, Make & Do

The Ultimate Christmas Planning List to Create Magical Memories

I’m officially sounding the Christmas Klaxon! #SorryNotSorry The moment it starts feeling a little chilly, I start looking forward to planning Christmas. I don’t think I’m alone in starting my Christmas planning, if the memes going around Facebook are anything to go by! Once the kids are back at school, I like to book festive treats for the family, as in the past I’ve left it too late and been disappointed. So here is my ultimate Christmas planning list. The events  ...

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House to Home, Make & Do

How To Paint a uPVC Front Door: Everything You Need To Know

When you bought your house, did it come with a beautiful front door, or are you making do with the uPVC plastic door you inherited? We are firmly in the second category, and I’ve never liked our dated, yellowing old plastic front door. We’ve had a few (eye-wateringly expensive) quotes for a new composite door over the years. But since our door works fine, it’s hard to justify replacing it. So I set about finding out how to paint a uPVC front door. Several people have been  ...

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