What Christmas Means to Me

Christmas: it’s the most wonderful time of the year! With the kids jingle belling and everyone telling you be of good cheer… In all seriousness, Andy Williams is spot-on with the lyrics of his truly wonderful festive song; this holiday time is so special for an endless array of reasons within each person throughout the world: family, food and all round festive fun is a … Continue reading What Christmas Means to Me

O Christmas Tree, O Christmas tree – Decorating

One of my most favourite, but one of my mum’s least favourite parts of the season – putting up the Christmas decorations. In the words of one of my good friends “your family is the definition of Christmas.” Well, owning 5 trees is a lot, isn’t it? However, we aren’t one of the families who go all Buddy Halls and put so many lights outside … Continue reading O Christmas Tree, O Christmas tree – Decorating

Christmas hampers for every person in your life

We are entering the most equally fun and stressful part of Christmas: buying gifts for your loved ones (and possibly not so loved ones!), but there are some people who are just so hard to buy for. Maybe they have everything, maybe you’re stuck for ideas or maybe they keep telling you they ‘just don’t want anything’ (but we all know that’s not true!) Something … Continue reading Christmas hampers for every person in your life

It’s Beginning to Look a lot like Christmas…

Santa Claus is coming to town!!! Happy 1st of December everyone, and a very merry Christmas season to all of you! Christmas is my absolute favourite time of year, so I have decided to do the 12 days of blogmas 2019, which means I will be posting every other day until Christmas Day (and possibly a bonus post on Christmas Eve too). I would love … Continue reading It’s Beginning to Look a lot like Christmas…

The Best TV shows and movies to get you in the Thanksgiving Mood

Happy thanksgiving to all who celebrate! I’m from the Uk, so we don’t celebrate Thanksgiving, but over the past few years I have discovered that I absolutely love to watch Thanksgiving themed episodes of Tv shows and those CW movies on Netflix. They really get you in the spirit for the holidays. If like me, you aren’t from the US or other countries that have … Continue reading The Best TV shows and movies to get you in the Thanksgiving Mood

The most Inspirational Women

After centuries of “women belong in the kitchen”, “a woman’s job is to be a mother and nothing more” and “the husband should be the provider”, the 21st century is all about female power! There is an array of powerful women who influence and inspire the nation, thanks to many others paving the way for what we women are able to do and achieve today: … Continue reading The most Inspirational Women