Category: christmas

For Him Christmas Gift Guide 2016

My first of my Christmas gift guides went up yesterday, with the For Her Gift Guide, and today it’s the mens turn. So if you have a partner, brother or dad that you still need to buy for here are a few ideas. My dad is the hardest person to buy for in the world! […]

For Her Christmas Gift Guide 2016

Can you believe it Christmas in just over a months time? This year has just gone way to quick. Normally by now I have my Christmas Gift Guides up, but this year the days have just zoomed past that I have been all in a rush to sort things out. But fear not, my guides […]

Vision Direct – A Pug’s Christmas Advert

You must have seen Vision Direct first ever Christmas advert ‘A Pug’s Christmas’, the one with the cute little pug dog with glasses. It’s my favourite ad this year, let alone just this Christmas. He is just so adorable!     ‘A Pug’s Christmas’ ad tells the story of a young boy and his very […]

Christmas Scandi Decorating Ideas

You may have seen my Christmas Scandi Style Mood board post a few weeks ago. I really love the Christmas Scandinavian style and I have found some room ideas and inspiration which I am definitely going to be doing next year. Each year, me my hubbie and kids take turns choosing our Christmas colour them. […]

Playmobil Christmas Sets – I Won!

Just over a week ago #PlaymobilPlayologist bloggers were asked to take part in a challenge. To tweet on twitter and share a post on facebook, and the one blogger that got the most total combines social shares would win a surprise Playmobil Christmas goodie box. To my delight, I received an email to say that […]

A New Family Christmas Tradition with Dobbie

We love Christmas in our house and already have a few Christmas traditions that we do every year. We always put our Tree up the first Sunday in December or the last Sunday in November if the 1st is closer to that day. We put Christmas songs on and get all the decorations out. I […]

Our Home Welcomes The Elf on the Shelf

I have heard of The Elf on the Shelf ® tradition, but thought it was only an American thing. But when I found out that the scout elves also visit the UK, I was really excited when I was asked if I would like one to visit us this year. The Elf on the Shelf® arrived […]

Christmas Gift Guide For Him & Her

Still thinking about what to get your other half, or maybe even your mum, dad, sister brother or friend this year for Christmas. I have here are a few suggestions for you in my Christmas gift guide for him & her 2015     Hotel Chocolate – These are now may very favourite brand of chocolates […]

Kids Christmas Gift Guide 2015

Yep! it’s that time of year again when the kids are pestering for everything they see. But what to get them this year?  don’t worry, I have complied a lust of some of the fantastic toys and games out there this year. Take a look.     Nerf Guns – My kids love Nerf guns […]

My Top 10 Christmas Films

With Christmas almost upon on us everyone is thinking about what they would like for Christmas this year. Personally I just want some candles and adult colouring books. But if I could have anything I wanted, I would ask for a new TV, like this Panasonic Viera, 4K TV. Our current TV is about 8 […]

Christmas Scandi Style

With Christmas just around the corner it’s time to think about what decorations you will be buying this year. I really like the Scandinavian look, so I thought I would create a mood board sharing some of my favourite items I have found. If you fancy buying any of the items feature you can find […]

10 Great Gifts You Can Sew (For next to nothing!)

 With Christmas a very short time away, a lot of us are looking for last-minute gifts that don’t involve a shopping expedition akin to a rugby match, that take very little time to pull together, and that work with the the meager remainder of our budget. I’ve combed through the internet and found 10 things […]