Are traditional wedding anniversary gifts a thing of the past?


When it comes to wedding anniversary gifts, we all know it’s silver for 25 years and gold for 50 years but when looking for anniversary gifts for your spouse are traditional gifts a thing of the past? I remember the excitement of buying a gold anniversary present for both mine and Hubby’s grandparents. We didn’t stretch to buying them gold ourselves and went for some personalised engraved glassware and a personalised porcelain plate, although we know they treated each other to something… Continue Reading “Are traditional wedding anniversary gifts a thing of the past?”

Birthday Shopping after Christmas

My family often joke with me about bad planning as three of my children have June birthday’s alongside me and two others are either side in April and August.  Poor Eliza is the odd one out with her birthday in January and I remember discussing how worried I was with my GP when I was pregnant as I had only ever had summer babies. My GP reassured me it was a lovely time to have a baby as by the… Continue Reading “Birthday Shopping after Christmas”