Christmas Eve boxes are a fairly new craze in the UK but I love the idea of them. I know most people will probably think a Christmas Eve Box for a baby is a little pointless but it's a tradition we want to do every year so why not start with baby's first Christmas? I have to admit, it wasn't easy deciding what to include in ours but I think we managed to include some lovely bits..
Friday, December 23, 2016
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Once little man came along, we had to turn my walk in wardrobe/office into a nursery - the things you sacrifice for your children eh? All jokes aside, I really miss having my own space to work in. I'm one of those people the scours pinterest and truly appreciates Scandi decor and beautiful office furniture. Can you hear my plea? I really need my own office; sitting on the sofa is just not the same and often leads to me procrastinating and then thinking balls, I haven't achieved anything. Unless adding various items of clothing to your online basket, crying at the total and clicking off without purchasing anything is achieving something? If so, I'd win a medal...
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Since becoming Mum, I'm alot more driven towards my goals and want to make sure my little man has the right start in life. I know that all kids really need are loving parents and a happy home but where we currently live isn't ideal and it's so far from a forever home for us. As I'm sure many people do, I have a dream home in my head - but whether we can achieve it is another matter...
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
I was diagnosed with IBS almost 10 years ago, and if I'm completely honest, I, like 33% of the public don't actually know what causes IBS flare ups. All I know is; for me flare ups cause a huge amount of discomfort and they're really painful; to the point that I'm often reduced to tears on the bathroom floor...
Monday, December 12, 2016
This is my last, and final Christmas Gift Guide and it's for those lovely ladies in your life. I decided to leave this one till last because we all know people ( usually our partners) who leave presents until last minute, or even Christmas Eve and you can't go wrong with something beauty! I've tried to include all ages in this so hopefully you'll find a little inspiration..
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Men are SO hard to buy for, I literally never know what to get any of the males in my family. I've put together a little list of ideas; I've included a range of things because Men have all kinds of different weird and wonderful things they like..
Monday, December 05, 2016
Christmas is just around the corner, and the pressure is mounting to create the most picture perfect, Instagram-worthy festivities you can. With all the presents to buy, wrapping to do and food to prepare, who has time to focus on decorating? Many of us put up a tree and a few fairy lights and have done with it, but there are plenty of ways to up the festive factor in your home without using up all of your time and energy.
If Christmas has taught us anything, it’s that the best way to invoke the festive spirit is by doing things together as a family, and decorating is certainly no exception. No matter what the ages of your loved ones, get them all together and try out these fun and easy ways to make your home the most Christmassy in town..
Thursday, December 01, 2016
I've loved the idea of a book advent ever since I saw it on Pinterest a few years ago. I've always known I'd do one when I had a child as I just love adding a little magic into the build up to Christmas! So, why not start with Baby's first Christmas? I'm hoping to make this a yearly tradition so I'm sure we'll acquire quite a collection over the years but we've got some fab books this year...
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