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The 12 Makes of Christmas – Gift Wrapping

Hobbycraft are helping us get in the Christmas Spirit with their 12 Makes of Christmas. They are hosting festive demos and sharing a range of inspiring makes and project guides to help those looking to create a handmade Christmas. This week, our final week, I have been busy wrapping presents.

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Christmassing at intu Chapelfield

I’ve already done all my Christmas shopping, but Christmas is about so much more than that. It’s about family and special times, making memories and having fun. You can do all of that at intu Chapelfield and L and I had a brilliant day exploring what they had to offer. So off we went Christmassing at intu Chapelfield.


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This Plus That Equals…. Christmas Stress

This plus that equals…. Christmas stress

Here’s the latest instalment in my series of posts all about what makes our lives here at home tick. This week is all about the stresses of Christmas.

Christmas Stress
My Christmas Tree

These are all entirely of my own making and overall Christmas is still my favourite thing ever, but I don’t want you to think that just because my Instagram is filled with elves and crafts there hasn’t been a serious amount of gin and crying in the kitchen involved as well.

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Win Emily Knight I Am… Books

Emily Knight I am… By A. Bello

Emily Knight is back! A. Bello’s eagerly anticipated second book in the Emily Knight series was released in September 2017, following rave reviews for the debut novel that was first published in 2012 and reprinted in second edition in June 2017 by Hashtag Press. I’ve got both books in the Series to giveaway. Emily Knight I Am Continue reading Win Emily Knight I Am… Books