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Christmas

Countdown to Christmas: ThriftyBaby Meets Santa!

meet santa

Last night was THE night that I finally got to see the wonder and magic of Christmas through my own child’s eyes. It’s been a moment I’ve been looking forward to, well before the arrival of ThriftyBaby. I didn’t think I could enjoy Christmas any more than I already do but last night took my breath […] Read more…

Countdown to Christmas: First Day of Autumn

happy autumn

Happy first day of Autumn! This week I’ve had a real sense of the seasons changing into autumn and the need to hunker down is coming close. Darker mornings are helping with ThriftyBaby’s sleeping patterns, as are the cooler nights but I’ve noticed I’m having to put the light on in the bathroom to get ready in […] Read more…

Countdown to Christmas: Advent Ideas

100 day countdown to christmas advent ideas

Unbelievably in this hot and humid weather, it is exactly 100 days until Christmas! I love to be organised for Christmas, especially as we have so many winter birthdays in our family that it would be too easy to leave Christmas until last minute and panic – but that’s not for me. I like to […] Read more…