CategoryChristmas

Our Christmas Day in Photos!

This is less of a blog post and more of a little photo album of our Christmas Day. It’s the first year we’ve spent it together as my husband usually travels to Kent with his family. This year he spent it stuffing his face with chocolate, watching Doctor Who and playing some super cool card games we got gifted. We woke up to find that Santa had eaten his cookies and had placed loads of presents under the tree! (Yes, […]

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Christmas Eve – BLOGMAS DAY 24

Christmas Eve is here. I’ve just arrived home after spending a beautiful 8 hour shift at work. 8 hours surrounded by the last minute christmas rush and those trying to find some bargains for the big day. The most festive I’ve been is my jingle bell jumper and my reindeer antlers. My festive clothing lets the other staff and customers know where I am at all times, by acting almost like a radar. Every step… JINGLE JINGLE. Now it’s time […]

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Biscuits for Santa & A few of my Favourite December Blogs

This is my first year doing Blogmas. This also means it’s my first year that I’ve had the pleasure of reading everyone else’s amazing blogmas posts! There are so many incredible posts that have had so much time and effort put into them. You can see all the posts that I’ve loved on Bloglovin but I’ve decided to pick out five that I really enjoyed this year.   Below is also a recipe for biscuits. They can either be for Santa […]

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My Favourite Christmas Decorations – Blogmas Day 22

As you’ve seen in my Decorating for Christmas blog my home is filled with lights, reindeer and Christmas magic. We have so many decorations I’ve had to put two full boxes away in storage because I simply just can’t find room for them. On the other hand I have some decorations that I absolutely love and have backstories so I’m going to pick out my favourite christmas decorations and give a little story time whilst you get to know me a little better. […]

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Mint Aero Rocky Road Recipe – BLOGMAS DAY 19

Mint Aero Rocky Road Recipe

Mint Aero has always been one of my favourites, and these Mint Aero Rocky Road treats definitely fill my Christmas chocolate craving. They’re easy to make, no-bake treats that can be served at a party, a movie night, or pop them in your lunch bag for work or school! You can cut them into sizes of your choice, but I will warn you that you’ll probably pick up more than one once you taste how scrumptious they are!     […]

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Christmas – ‘When are you having children?’ – BLOGMAS DAY 18

Christmas is based around spending time with your family. Toy adverts are filling your screens and family are asking ‘When are you having children?’   It’s tough. Luckily for me, my family seems to be asking my mum who knows about our journey. She writes them off quickly with a ‘ohh not yet. They’re enjoying being on their own at the moment.’ It’s like a filter, a filter I’m currently very grateful for. I’m not so lucky at work where […]

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Sass & Belle Christmas Sale Haul – Blogmas Day 17

  A few things that I love; (as you already know) I love Christmas. I also love Sass & Belle. Another of my favourite thing’s is a sale. I think you know where this is heading. Sass & Belle have a Christmas sale! Just the other day my husband asked   ‘What do you want for Christmas’ ‘Just go to Sass & Belle‘ ‘Yeah, but what do you want from there?’ ‘Anything.. you could buy me anything from Sass and Belle […]

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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!   Remove price tags and labels. Before you even get the gift wrap out make sure all price tags and labels have been removed. And once you think you’ve checked… check again. I bought a blanket […]

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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 may be decorations, but they’re more than just decorations. They’re memories and stories. These are the meanings behind the Christmas Tree Decorations. We’ll start with the Christmas Tree. Last year, my nan had some money she wanted […]

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