Blogmas, Family Fun

Blogmas: Christmas as a Mum

Christmas is a pretty different experience once you become a parent... In a good way... Perhaps a little more stressful but definitely also more enjoyable! The magical celebration aspect of Christmas comes back... You now get to see Christmas through the eyes of a child. It's a totally different perspective and a rather lovely one.… Continue reading Blogmas: Christmas as a Mum

Activity ideas, Blogmas

Blogmas: 10 Elf on the shelf ideas

As previously mentioned in our 12 posts of Blogmas we have had our elf on the shelf tradition for the last 3 years. We really enjoy it. We share some of our elf activity ideas with you in today's post: 1. Dress up as a spaceman using tin foil 2. Suggest a movie sleepover in the… Continue reading Blogmas: 10 Elf on the shelf ideas

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Blogmas: The Christmas Tag

It's time for a Christmas tag! Thank you to the lovely Holly Da Silva for tagging me in her post... check out her blog if you can... I've been loving her Blogmas posts! 1. Who makes Christmas Day special for you?  Santa! Haha no in all honesty.. My family, especially my son, Nathan. Christmas with… Continue reading Blogmas: The Christmas Tag

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Blogmas: Avoiding the pressure of perfection

So, I missed a Blogmas post yesterday! Sometimes life just gets in the way of your plans doesn't it? I had planned to do 12 festive posts, one every 2nd day in December... this is still the plan just with a slight change in schedule! At first I was annoyed at myself for not sticking… Continue reading Blogmas: Avoiding the pressure of perfection

Blogmas, Lifestyle

Blogmas: 10 Favourite Christmas Films *

Welcome back to our 12 posts of Blogmas... Today we are talking festive TV and films. I love creating activities and events for those happy family moments, however, sometimes a simple evening enjoying a good film or TV show together is all you need! What better way to spend a cold December night (or Sunday… Continue reading Blogmas: 10 Favourite Christmas Films *

Blogmas, Family Fun

Blogmas: 12 good deeds of Christmas for all the family

'Tis the season to be kind and charitable! 🎄 The festive season is the perfect time to complete some good deeds and acts of kindness for others. It is something you can get all the family involved in. Last year, Nathan's elves brought him a '12 good deeds of Christmas' challenge to carry out in the… Continue reading Blogmas: 12 good deeds of Christmas for all the family