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Gift Wrapping Tips and DIY Christmas Gift Bows – BLOGMAS DAY 12

Gift Wrapping Tips and DIY Christmas Gift Bows – BLOGMAS DAY 12

This time of year Instagram and Pinterest are always covered in perfectly wrapped presents sitting under perfectly presented Christmas Trees. I can’t help you with the tree decorating but I am going to share a few of my favourite gift wrapping tips and tricks!   […]

Meanings behind the Christmas Tree Decorations – Blogmas Day 11

Meanings behind the Christmas Tree Decorations – Blogmas Day 11

  Don’t worry, the truth is I decorated quite a while ago (possibly even in November but no one needs to know that) and every evening I get to come home and just stare at my beautiful christmas grotto. Yes you may think that they […]

Types of people at Christmas – Blogmas Day 10

Types of people at Christmas – Blogmas Day 10

So it’s Christmas. The tree’s are up, the lights are hung and everyone is filled with Christmas cheer. Okay.. maybe not everyone. I work within a very large team and over the last week I’ve seen that everyone is dealing with Christmas in their own […]

Christmas Traditions – BLOGMAS Day 9

Christmas Traditions – BLOGMAS Day 9

Even though we’ve been together for Nine years, we’ve never spent Christmas together. This means the only Christmas traditions we really had were going to Starbucks and exchanging gifts before he travelled to see his family.   This year he’s stuck with me! So we […]

Favourite Christmas Movies – Blogmas Day 7

Favourite Christmas Movies – Blogmas Day 7

You can’t have Christmas without Christmas movies. Jingle bells and cheesey love stories galore. There are 24 hour TV channels around this time of year simply to fulfill this part of Christmas and although it’s an extremely difficult task I’ve managed to narrow down the […]

Sleeping under the Christmas Tree & Smores recipe – Blogmas Day 6

Sleeping under the Christmas Tree & Smores recipe – Blogmas Day 6

In the summer everyone’s sleeping out under the stars. In the winter you see us sleeping under the Christmas Tree lights. Well you do now.   This would be perfect for young children. Unfortunately we’re still hoping for our future so at the moment it’s […]

Getting into and keeping the Christmas spirit – BLOGMAS Day 5

Getting into and keeping the Christmas spirit – BLOGMAS Day 5

It’s the 4th November and I’m putting out Christmas Decorations at work. School’s finished for the day and children are really enjoying the animated Elf and Santa’s that fill the shelves. These character’s unfortunately sing. They sing the same 20 seconds on repeat. A dad […]

Christmas Gifts Under £5 – BLOGMAS DAY 4

Christmas Gifts Under £5 – BLOGMAS DAY 4

With so many shops trying to persuade to buy the ‘perfect’ Christmas present it can become so difficult!  I’ve had a good look around and collected together a few of my favourite Christmas gifts under £5. These presents are perfect for those on a budget, stocking fillers or even […]

Decorating for Christmas – BLOGMAS DAY 1

Decorating for Christmas – BLOGMAS DAY 1

Whenever I read ‘Decorating for Christmas’ blog posts it’s all about the minimalism and colour co-ordinating. I’m really sorry because my flat isn’t like that. My flat has been created as a full ‘Santa’s Christmas Grotto’ with lights, colours and reindeer everywhere.

28th November 2008

28th November 2008

I’ve written this a little in advance. As of the 28th November we’ve been stuck together for 9 years, so today I’m swapping the time I’d usually spend writing this blog for a meal with my husband. 💕