Don’t make me do Secret Santa…

I love Christmas, I love all things Christmas. But there is one thing I will ask, nay, I will plead, in fact I will stamp my feet and refuse to take part in… Please don’t make me do Secret Santa. Bah humbug. Don’t add me to a Secret Santa as part of any group. No […]

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Christmas Bites and Beverages from Around the Globe

Sharing a festive guest post by By Erik Wolf, Executive Director, World Food Travel Association about Christmas Bites and Beverages from Around the Globe When we consider Christmas foods, we tend to look to countries with a Christian tradition, so while Christmas might be celebrated by many people in Africa, the Middle East or Asia, […]

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The Great Festive Giveaway 2021

We are delighted to be collaborating with a group of lovely bloggers for The Great Festive Giveaway 2021 bringing you a bundle of goodies worth over £700 to brighten up your Christmas. There is something for everyone and lots of brands have also helped us bring this to you. 2020 has been a challenging year […]

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Family Christmas Traditions

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and Christmas is coming fast, so I thought I would share our family Christmas traditions, some old, some newer, some passed down and some we started ourselves. I love Christmas. We have has a couple of challenging ones but we mostly try to make them fun, enjoyable […]

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Bah humbug? Pipe down.

This is a rant. Look away now if you haven’t had enough coffee, tea or gin to cope with me telling you that if you are feeling bah humbug about people wanting to put their Christmas decorations up early then you need to pipe down. It’s that time of the year. We all know Christmas […]

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26/11/21 – hello Christmas tree

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas round here. Sort of. November has been all sorts of challenging, with Covid and recovery from Covid. We decided we needed to end the month with something happy so the tree is going up this weekend. We normally have a real tree and put it up in […]

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