Deck The Halls – New Decorations

A good friend of my family used to take her children every year to chose a decoration for the tree. They had one each and were allowed exactly what they wanted from trucks to elves. Once she told me why they had this tradition, she didn't want her kids to not have any decorations when … Continue reading Deck The Halls – New Decorations

Christmas Gift Guide 2018

fa la la la la la la la la! It's that time of year again and this year I am putting out three, yes three gift guides! I am covering Christmas presents today but will have DIY gift ideas and stocking fillers later on in the month. So it goes without saying these are just … Continue reading Christmas Gift Guide 2018

A Different Kind Of Advent

So I have left this blog post rather last minute because I forgot I needed a blog post..... But Baloo gave me a genius idea so I'm running with it and I hope you like it. I've had reusable advent calendars all my life and my parents have had a nativity scene and have filled … Continue reading A Different Kind Of Advent

Why I Don’t Make New Year Resolutions

At the time of writing this, I'm fully embracing the first week of Advent and not just for the sweets every day. Like many, I end the year thinking of what 2017 were like for me the good, the bad, and the downright ugly. Life as Forest Gump famously said, "Life is like a box … Continue reading Why I Don’t Make New Year Resolutions

My Top 15 Christmas Movies

Sitting here in November writing this is a great tool to make my Sister mad, as I am playing  Christmas playlist. Apparently, it can't be played until December, but the blog is a great excuse to get festive earlier. I have my top 15 Christmas films for you this week. Movies tend to be universally … Continue reading My Top 15 Christmas Movies

How I Try To Survive The Festive Season

Surviving the festive season is something we can all struggle to do. After more than 10 Christmases being ill, I've made all the stupid mistakes and paid the price. So, this is my way of coping with the brilliance that is Christmas and New Year. To make it easier I will split it into subsections … Continue reading How I Try To Survive The Festive Season