2018 was a blur. I know there was a lot of hard work, what felt like an eternal winter followed by a never-ending summer that had the world cup thrown in there somewhere. Here are some of the highlights of my year... January I decided to try something new in January, so I chopped my… Continue reading Remembering 2018 and Setting Goals for 2019
The last few days in the countdown to Christmas were chaos and for the sake of my mental health and a matter of blogging vs sleeping, I had to skip the 12th and final day of Blogmas! I thought I would share some photos from my Christmas. Of course starting with the Minns' Annual Christmas… Continue reading The Twelfth Day of Blogmas (Better Late Than Never!)
Kinda like Ferris Bueller's day off but more Christmas Pyjamas and no Ferrari.
It's day 9 of my 12 days of Blogmas! Every year I share a Christmas tag but it's been too long since my last book tag. So today I thought I'd share a festive book tag! I recently saw this one for the first time over on Bookish Laura and couldn't resist giving it a try… Continue reading The Jingle Bell Book Tag
Last year, I baked a Yule Log for the first time! It was very messy. I had no idea what I was doing and it looked like a total disaster until the very last steps. At the time I never ever wanted to bake another one but it tasted soo good and Will has wanted… Continue reading Revisiting the Yule Log
This year I wanted to get my grandparents a food hamper for Christmas. I looked at a lot of hampers online but there was always something in each one that I knew wasn't suitable. For example my nan isn't a fan of shortbread or there was always a Christmas cake which I know they will… Continue reading DIY Christmas Hamper Gift Idea!
Work keeps me so busy at this time of year so I just love to come home, get a hot drink in a festive mug and curl up to watch a movie. So here's a quick and easy hot chocolate recipe for a cosy night in!
I've been waiting to make a festive centrepiece for months now, especially after seeing loads of gorgeous variations popping up all over Pinterest. So this December, I made my own festive centrepiece! I came up with my centrepiece based on a few different designs that I've seen. It's so much fun to have a play… Continue reading DIY Christmas Centrepiece idea!
It's day 5 of my 12 days of Blogmas!
If you missed part 1, this time last week I was having a magical time in Disneyland Paris! I'm suffering from some serious post-Disneyland blues so I thought I'd share some photos from my adventure.