How We Do Christmas (Santa)

Here’s something that I haven’t given much thought about until this year – how differently we all do Christmas, as parents. Joshua is five years old and I think this is his first proper Christmas believing in Santa and understanding the magic of it all a bit further, so naturally we have had to comeContinue reading “How We Do Christmas (Santa)”

8 Things I Love About Autumn

Seeing as Autumn is my favourite season, I thought that I would share my favourite things about Autumn. From September on wards, the last part of the year is jam-packed, and it feels like we have something on every week, which we love. Smells. One of the first signs of Autumn for me is whenContinue reading “8 Things I Love About Autumn”

Autumn Bucket List

With Autumn now in full swing, it is officially my favourite time of the year. From October – December, the months go by incredibly fast, but we enjoy every single one. For us, each month is always filled to the brim with events, celebrations, baking every weekend and much more and this year we areContinue reading “Autumn Bucket List”

Have a Festive Night in With Rummikub

*This post is in association with Ideal On the run up to the big day, our Christmas celebrations start shortly after my birthday in November. We start planning our Christmas baking weekends, game nights, family gatherings, festive activities, and so much more. We make sure that we are jam packed every weekend. Most of ourContinue reading “Have a Festive Night in With Rummikub”

a step-by-step guide on how to make a christmas door bow

Have you seen the latest Christmas trend? Christmas door bows have been popping up everywhere over recent years. It’s a simple way to make the outside of your home look and feel Christmassy, without going ‘over the top’. When I first saw Christmas door bows, I thought that they looked quite complicated to make. ButContinue reading “a step-by-step guide on how to make a christmas door bow”