Deck the Great Hall for a Wizarding World Christmas

Harry Potter

Eliza’s Christmas list has a very strong Harry Potter / Fantastic Beasts theme this year. We have redecorated her room with Harry Potter quote wall stickers, she has Harry Potter bedding and she is currently devouring the books for the 4th time! If you are on the hunt for gifts for a Harry Potter lover and are in need of some last minute advice, here is my guide to some of the best Harry Potter themed gifts to suit all… Continue Reading “Deck the Great Hall for a Wizarding World Christmas”

It’s the Dark Arts Season in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter


Regular readers of my blog will know that I have some serious Harry Potter fans in our house and we have just redecorated Eliza’s room to reflect her love of all things magical. Autumn is well and truly here and with Halloween just around the corner, from a Wizarding World perspective, it means that it’s nearly time for the Dark Arts! We were sent a Dark Arts package, with lots of fabulous goodies to celebrate the darker side of Harry… Continue Reading “It’s the Dark Arts Season in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter”

Harry Potter Gift Guide 2020

All my kids have gone through a stage of loving Harry Potter and it is currently Eliza’s turn to love all things magical. It only feels like yesterday that we decorated her room in unicorns, but they have been swept aside for Hogwarts themed wall stickers, bedding and even a den. Her entire Christmas list has Harry Potter merchandise on it in one form or another, so I thought I would put together a helpful gift guide for those that… Continue Reading “Harry Potter Gift Guide 2020”

AD: Back to Hogwarts

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Like many children, my kids adore the wizarding world of Harry Potter and today is a momentous day in the calendar. The Hogwarts Express leaves Platform 93/4 at Kings Cross Station, London at precisely eleven o’clock in the morning, and arrives at Hogsmeade Station sometime after nightfall. Traditionally fans descend on Kings Cross Station, but thanks to COVID19, this year will see the first ever Back to Hogwarts livestream from 10.30 BST. Last week we received a very exciting delivery of… Continue Reading “AD: Back to Hogwarts”

AD: The Ultimate Harry Potter Gift Guide

Harry Potter Wishlist

We have been Harry Potter fans in our house since the launch of the first book and now Isaac and Eliza are more confident with their reading, they are devouring the books too. Eliza has requested a Harry Potter Party for her birthday in January, a visit to Warner Bros Studio Tour and almost her, and Isaac’s entire Christmas wish list is devoted to this beloved wizarding world. The Ultimate Harry Potter Gift Guide Wow!Stuff Harry Potter Invisibility Cloak The… Continue Reading “AD: The Ultimate Harry Potter Gift Guide”