Christmas

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Gift ideas for primary school children

Six gift ideas for children aged 4 years and up. With only one month left until Christmas, have you done most of your present buying yet? I haven’t done too badly

Edible Tea Cups
Food and drink

Edible tea cups and a Gu-ey Christmas

Trying out the new Gu hot chocolate range. If there’s one thing I love about winter, it’s curling up in front of the fire with a steaming mug of hot

Family Christmas
Life

Our 2014 family Christmas

As I type, the turkey has been eaten and all gifts unwrapped. Bin bags full of paper and discarded cardboard boxes fill my garage. We’ve had a fantastic family Christmas. The build-up

Fibres winter collection
Life

It's beginning to smell a lot like Christmas

A review of the latest Febreze winter collection range. Chestnuts roasting on an open fire. Mulled wine warming on the stove. Fragrant Christmas trees glistening in candlelight. The smell of roasting

Christmas jumpers, robin
Life

Spread some seasonal cheer with fun Christmas jumpers

Unwrap the holidays with fun Christmas jumpers  When the mood strikes for the holiday season it’s hard not to totally get into the spirit. The weather alone can have you feeling the

Christmas tree, Christmas star
Life

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas

The festive spirit arrives early at The Brat Race. I’m sorry. Wooden, reusable Christmas tree advent calendar from Tesco Direct It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in my

Keeping children active in winter
Life

Keeping children active in winter

This is a sponsored post. I like to think we’re an active family. We’re not the most active, not by a long chalk, and it can sometimes be hard to get

Christmas tree, children in poverty

Every child deserves to feel special at Christmas

There’s only 6 days to go until Christmas Day – yikes! Preparations for the big day are beginning to ramp up a notch. Houses are decorated with luminous and in some

School nativity
Life

The first school nativity

A proud parent moment with some survival tips thrown in. With my daughter Olivia now firmly ensconced into her schooling routine, this month saw the inevitable school nativity play. It

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