Every year I’ve made a Christmas Eve hamper for Eva and now Mya too! I love putting it together and enjoying all of the bits and pieces over the festivities! This year our Christmas Eve box will contain the following: New Christmas PJs for both girls and for Alan and I A box of… Read More Our Christmas Eve Hampers
We bought Eva a wooden advent calendar for her first Christmas and each year since I have filled it with sweets and treats!! Last year we also had an activity advent calendar which I made when I started maternity leave but this year I’ve just popped the activities in the wooden one! We have loads… Read More Advent activities
I thought I’d share with you what the girls are getting in their Christmas stockings this year…it might give you some inspiration if you’re struggling for ideas! If also appreciate any ideas for Mya’s (1 year old) stocking as she’s hardly got anything!! The girls’ stockings I got the girls’ stockings from a company… Read More Stocking Fillers
I was planning to do books for advent this year however I was a bit late in getting myself organised so we’re now only doing a book every other day of December!! I ended up wrapping loads of Christmas books that we already had from previous years and bought a couple of new ones too!!… Read More Advent Books
We started putting up our Christmas decorations on Sunday but I broke the tree stand in the process so I superglued it and hoped that would be it fixed! On Monday we finished decorating the tree and it seemed to be sturdy and staying upright however when I left the room it toppled over! I… Read More 1st week of Christmas fun!
As December seems to be approaching quickly now I thought I’d share some of our family Christmas traditions. I love making our own traditions and keeping some that I had as a kid. Our Elf arrives on 1st December to make sure girls are behaving and to get up to some mischief! We buy a… Read More Our Christmas Traditions
I saw this on Facebook a couple of months back and thought it was a fab idea to help with Eva’s behaviour on the lead up to Christmas. The last couple of years our elf has visited for the month of December to report back to Santa as to whether she’s on the naughty or… Read More The North Pole Behaviour Department