Ways to Get Excited About Christmas

Christmas Tree

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Can you believe Christmas is here again? How do you and your family get giddy about 25th December? Whether you started shopping in the January sales or you’re yet to even think about what you have planned for Christmas Day, you probably have your own family traditions in the run up to the big day. If so, you’re not alone. Many of us do certain things that have woven themselves into the… Continue Reading “Ways to Get Excited About Christmas”

Keeping the mess under control this Christmas


Christmas is less than a month away and already my thoughts have turned towards organising the house. Our house is fairly small and we have to juggle the furniture around just to fit in the tree, so it’s the perfect time for a pre-christmas sort out. The kids are encouraged to donate any unwanted toys and books to the school Christmas fayre or the charity shop and last years outgrown winter clothes are handed down to family friends. Moving the… Continue Reading “Keeping the mess under control this Christmas”

Five Excellent Ways to Save Money When Shopping for Christmas Gifts

Christmas Presents

Christmas is coming up fast. So, I know that a lot of you are already making a gift list. If you are looking for ways to keep the cost of buying everyone a nice present under control, all you need to do is to read on. Below, I share simple ways to save money when shopping for gifts. Shop online My first tip is to start by looking online. Shopping in this way makes it really easy to compare prices… Continue Reading “Five Excellent Ways to Save Money When Shopping for Christmas Gifts”

#Win Snotcha! Game from Drumond Park


Oh dear, oh dear – this grossly entertaining game has been hugely popular with my cheeky little ones this Christmas. It’s the sneeze spraying action game that’s guaranteed to get everyone going, one way or another! Set him up by filling the sneeze chamber with cold water and inserting the batteries into his feet – now we’re ready to start! Take your turn to spin the spinner to see how many times to push down on Snotcha… It’s time to… Continue Reading “#Win Snotcha! Game from Drumond Park”