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How To Make A Festive Foraged Wreath

foraged festive wreath

In previous years I’ve really loved going to classes to make a Christmas wreath. Such a lovely festive atmosphere, with mulled wine and a bit of Michael Buble playing in the background. It is always a nice break away from parenting on the run-up to the big day when you can just be creative with […] Read more…

How To Make A Reverse Advent Box

A reverse advent box is an idea I saw on Pinterest a few years ago whilst doing some Christmas planning. Advent is a time for reflection on the run up to Christmas and this is a great time to remind ourselves of how fortunate we are. Although each year we have a big clear out […] Read more…

How to Create a Magical and Memorable Christmas For Your Kids

magical christmas

After the extremely stressful and uncertain year many families have had regarding Covid-19, why not make this Christmas the best one yet? It is the most magical time of the year for most kids, but also for all the parents. Don’t let the pandemic ruin your festive fun with the family – I have a […] Read more…

Ways To Start Saving In September For A Thrifty Christmas

Christmas organisation

It’s officially 100 days to Christmas and whilst I know a lot of you will hate hearing me talk about the festive season already, now is the time to get organised and plan where your money is going to go. So with only two or three paydays left before the big day, here are my […] Read more…