Finally, four days before Christmas I managed to take the children to visit Father Christmas at Jarrolds in Norwich. Hopefully we were in time for the elves to still gather the toys the children requested.… View Post

Mary Poppins Returns | Practically Perfect in Every Way

Mary Poppins Returns | Practically Perfect in Every Way

Mary Poppins Returns is an all-new original musical and is a sequel to the original Mary Poppins. Mary Poppins has come back to the next generation of the Banks family. Their lives are missing joy and wonder after a personal loss. Mary, the practically perfect nanny, with her friend Jack, the optimistic street lamplighter, bring light and life back to the streets of London and back to the Banks family.… View Post

12 Fun Grinch Crafts for Kids

12 Fun Grinch Crafts for Kids

With a visit to the cinema to watch the new animated version of The Grinch on most family bucket lists this Christmas. You may also be looking for crafts to complete with the children to keep the fun going. Take a look these fun Grinch crafts for kids…… View Post

Thomas Sabo | Giving the gift of time this …

Thomas Sabo | Giving the gift of time this Christmas

The lead up to Christmas can feel even busier, with additional pressures on our time.  From school activities, longer working hours and ensuring that the Christmas shopping is completed before the big man visits on Christmas Eve.  When it comes to Christmas shopping it is all about shopping smarter not harder.  … View Post

Christmas Traditions // Christmas Eve Box

Christmas Traditions // Christmas Eve Box

Whilst I was pregnant with Piglet I’d seen the introduction of Christmas Eve boxes across social media and thought what a wonderful idea.  A pre-Christmas treat for the whole family and something to add to the magic of the season.  I created our very first Christmas Eve Box just after Piglet was born and every year since the children have woken up on Christmas Eve morning to find a basket full of treats and entertainment.… View Post

How To Create A DIY Christmas Grotto

How To Create A DIY Christmas Grotto

Christmas is just around the corner, so it is time to get your decorations ready and create your own DIY Christmas grotto. If you are a big fan of Christmas, then you will love having your own grotto and you could even have people come over to visit it if you fancy making money or collecting some money for charity. In this article, we are going to give you some tips on how to create a DIY Christmas grotto.… View Post

Making Magical Memories with Merlin this Christmas

Making Magical Memories with Merlin this Christmas

As parents, we want to give our children the world, and at Christmas, this is all too apparent.  However, the pile of gifts sitting under the Christmas tree come Christmas morning is wonderful, but will they remember these in years to come.  This Christmas switch your focus to creating magical family memories with a trip to one of the Merlin attractions to enjoy the festivities.… View Post

Win a Festive Twirlywoos Prize Bundle!

Win a Festive Twirlywoos Prize Bundle!

Christmas is coming and what better way to celebrate than with one of these fantastic Twirlywoos prize bundles. Whether at home or on the go, this fantastic product range provides endless opportunities for fun and entertainment whilst helping to develop their physical, emotional and cognitive skills.… View Post

Little ways to make your home sparkle this …

Little ways to make your home sparkle this season

Oh my gosh, is there anything better than shopping for Christmas decor? Definitely, once autumn hits, there’s no finer pastime than browsing the pop-up decoration stores or sitting home browsing catalogues.

There’s certainly something heart-warming and comforting about decking the halls. Even when it’s raining, pouring, outside, and you’ve just suffered through the hardest day at work, returning to a warm, calm home can fill you full-to-brimming with festive cheer. It’s infectious, didn’t you know?… View Post