We're so close now!!! Just days to go!!! How are we all doing with the preparations? Did you remember all your Christmas dinner, jumper, party days? Is everything wrapped and are the cards posted? and the big question did everything in your grocery shop delivery arrive? Hopefully all the prep is done so you can sit back and watch the festivities unfold! Last Week's Christmas Prep Week 7 Remember all of kids social engagements Pre-make Christmas Dinner food where possible Our
It's nearly here!!! After today there is only one more weekend till Christmas - so exciting!!!! How are we all doing with our Christmas Preparations? Below is a recap of our goals for the week and a summary of how we got on! Christmas Prep Week 5 Plan menu for Christmas Husbands birthday (a non Christmas day) Prepping/planning/making teacher gifts Teen social Get tickets for children's ball Start on the wrapping So this week has been busy, my husband has been working away in
It's December! Christmas Advent is upon us - Bring on all things Christmas!! Today marks the beginning of advent - 4 Sundays to go. The Christmas Prep series is how I/we prep for Christmas, as a family, in the run up to Christmas. We start in the October half term by writing out our gift wish list. We have completed our thankful November challenge #30daysofthankfulness as a family. For those unaware, as a family we choose one thing to be thankful for, each day in November.
Eek I'm a bit late posting this one out! I love Christmas and I'm feeling really excited for it - although to be fair that excited Christmas feeling pretty much happens to me every year. I have been watching a few Christmas Movies on Netflix and I'm in the mood for all things magical. So to create the magic, without feeling stressed, here's what we've been up to... Recap last week's tasks, Christmas Prep Week 2 Visit to Ideal Home Christmas Show Dates in the diary for school
I visited The Ideal Home Christmas Show for the first time this week with my mother. We came off the station at Kensington Olympia, London and was greeted by gentle snowfall (courtesy of the Ideal Home Show). The entrance was adorned with white carpet, artificial snow capped trees, a sleigh and reindeer that you can sit on for photographs and a hot chestnut vendor outside. We queued inside for the obligatory bag search and ticket checks, then we entered the massive hall cove
Its that most wonderful time of year and being organised helps to take away stress and allows you to enjoy the season. From my Instagram feed, we are over half way through our month of thankfulness, so in the midst of busyness we are preparing our hearts and minds to be content and thankful to God. Recap from Christmas Prep Week 1 Decide what to buy for our children. My children's presents are purchased, apart from a couple where I am waiting on promotions to get at a better