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Babyproofing the house for Christmas

December 31, 2018

Holidays are a magical and peaceful time for the entire family. Once the Christmas spirit takes over, all you want to do is sit curled up in a blanket with a cup of hot beverage in your hand while watching the lights twinkle all around you. If you are lucky enough to have a newborn or a toddler in the house for Christmas, then everyone’s favorite holiday becomes that much more special. However, the beautiful Christmas decorations can be hazardous…

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Christmas Gift Lists: Sweets and Toys

December 11, 2018

Give Sweets to your Sweety: Nothing like Sweets and a gift!   Retro Sweets Jar from MenKind Can’t handle a big jar of retro sweets? What a great idea this is! Sample all of the old school classics without denting your wallet and causing too much of sugar rush. Get yours on Menkind.                     Toys: We CANNOT have Christmas without Toys for the kids right!   Hape Balance Bike For 3+…

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Christmas Gift Lists: Home Decor, Kitchen and Appliances

December 6, 2018

Home   Duvet Cover Set from Crown Goose 100% Pure Cotton Duvet cover set that anyone will love! Soft, lightweight sheets that’ll last through decades. High-quality sewing and backstitching.  Extremely breathable during the warmer months; retaining your body heat during the colder months. Get it online                 Goose Down Duvet Because it is always useful and an excellent gift for anyone that loves a good night sleep. 100% goose down. 875 FP (fill power, which is…

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Christmas Gift Lists: Gadgets and Tech

November 29, 2018

Popcorn Maker  Vintage Popcorn Maker £29.99 Brilliant piece of Decor and an excellent appliance for anyone that loves their popcorn (do you know someone who doesn’t love popcorns?? See my review here. Get yours on Menkind.                     Sega Mega Drive Remember them? Well, it’s back, with wireless controllers and with the best 85 games already installed. Accepts your old cartridges! I got mine at Menkind, get yours too!            …

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Magical Christmas at Drayton Manor Park

November 23, 2018

Ok, it’s official! We are addicted to Drayton Manor Park! Its such a great fun filled day for us, as a family, full of things to see and do. We are normally the firsts to arrive and the last to go away (insert here a very laughing out loud emoji!). And as every year we travel around this season, we decided to go to Drayton Manor Park and it’s Magical Christmas day, that goes till the 31st of December and until…

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Christmas Gift Lists: Advent Calendars 2018

November 19, 2018

Nothing is better than the anticipation of Christmas… or in fact, there is one thing as good as Christmas: Advent Calendars! I do love a good Advent Calendar and there are multiple types: quotes, sweets, jewellery, beauty products, etc. I will show you some of my favourites from this year! For Home:     Petit Collage: Winter Wonderland Advent Calendar 3D Puzzle How cute is this Advent Calendar? Don’t get fooled by the fact that is made from recycled materials! Have…

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Christmas Gift List: Books for everyone

November 12, 2018

For the ladies in your life… Angela Dyson – The Love Detective £9.99. Matador. September 2018. Chick-lit thriller. “He’d thought himself the hunter, that I was easy prey but what he hadn’t bargained for, was contending with a woman who hadn’t eaten a square meal in twenty-four hours. I get mean when I’m hungry.” Clarry Pennhaligan, low on ambition but high on energy, can’t seem to come up with a proper grown-up plan to kick-start her life. Planning really isn’t…

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Psst…Christmas Is Coming, But, You Don’t Need To Spend A Fortune

October 29, 2018

Autumn is well and truly here (that crept up quickly), and your mind is probably on Christmas lists, food, and visitors over the autumn, winter, and festive season. Everything can add up to an expensive time of year at Christmas, and it can be a challenge to know where and when to cut back so that you don’t head into the new year feeling short on cash. Spending a little more than usual at this time of year is inevitable,…

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Christmas Is Coming: Time To Start Planning Early

September 20, 2018

It might only be mid-September but the fact is that Christmas is only 12 weeks away and those 12 weeks will fly by in a flash. So if you haven’t already started your Christmas planning, now is the time to do so – some people would say that you’re already seriously behind as many people start planning for the next Christmas in January. The good news is that when it comes to the festive season, there’s plenty that you can…

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