So, it's all gone a bit shite, hasn't it? For those who don't know, I live in Wales, which is back in lockdown, the joy. As a result, I've spent the last few days wondering if there is any real point of doing Christmas properly this year. Restrictions are only being lifted for Christmas day, … Continue reading The Show Must Go On (Or in This Case, Christmas)
1. Getting into the Christmas Spirit This is has been a bit crap, hasn't it? But one thing that has put a smile on my face, is how much people are getting into Christmas early this year. Decorations are going up, mince pies are being bought and Christmas songs are on the radio. I know … Continue reading Three Things I’m Grateful For This November
This is my second year doing Christmas Eve Boxes (or in our case, bags). I really loved doing it last year and looking forward to it even more this year. Now, with both kids still being young, I've kept in the same as last year, with one slight difference (they're both getting chocolate this year). … Continue reading Christmas Eve Boxes/Bags
Noelle Noelle stars the goddess, that is, Anna Kendrick as Santa's little sister, who has to find her brother after he goes AWOL. It's a classic Christmas feel good comedy, along the lines of Santa Clause and Home Alone, that I can't wait to watch. It's on Disney+ from 27th November Christmas Chronicles 1 & … Continue reading Christmas Movies I’m Looking Forward to this Year
1. Halloween It's my favourite holiday (to the surprise of no one) and while I've not been able to celebrate the way I originally planned too (I was going to take the kids trick or treating) but we've had alot of fun anyways. The kids had a pumpkin hunt and me and Frey did some … Continue reading 3 Things I’m Thankful for This October
Christmas traditions, everyone has them, when I was a kid put our Christmas tree up on Christmas Eve and always read Twas the night before Christmas. As I got older I added watching the Nightmare Before Christmas on Christmas Eve to my Christmas traditions. Now I'm a parent I've started thinking about all the Christmas … Continue reading Christmas Traditions.
As I've done a gift guide for geeky dads, I thought I would do one for geeky mums too. So without further ado: 1. Doctor Who Cardigan from EMP £32.99 Us mums love a good a good cardigan, and one that doubles as a blanket is always a win in my book. With the added … Continue reading Gift Guide For Geeky Mums.
Tomorrow is the 1st December and I'm taking full advantage to me being on maternity and have several things planned for this month that I just can't wait for. 1. Seeing Santa We're actually doing this tomorrow and I can't wait. It's the perfect way to start the month, and it'll be the first time … Continue reading 5 Things I’m Looking Forward To This December.
Its a little less than a month to go until Christmas, and I've been shopping for the hubby and while I'm pretty much done (humble brag). I did see several items that would be perfect for a geeky dad, so I thought I would do a little gift guide for those who might be still … Continue reading Gift Guide For Geeky Dad’s.
1. The moment September hits, you throw all Summer clothes to the back of your wardrobe and lovingly hang up all jumpers, cardigans and get out your favourite warm leggings and fluffy socks. 2. You buy your kids (and yourself) multiple Halloween and Halloween inspired outfits. Even though you have exactly zero plans for Halloween … Continue reading 7 Signs You Love This Time of Year.