Iiiiiit’s CHRIIIIIIISTMAAAAAAAS!!! I spend ALL year looking forward to this time of year and each year it never disappoints! We’ve had a magical December so far with my family. Agoraphobia has been pretty kind to me overall and I’ve managed to go a few more places than I have for a while. Sadly, my Dad […]Read More Blogmas #25: MERRY CHRISTMAS! Ho Ho Ho!
I’ve just binge watched pretty much all the Kirstie’s Handmade Christmas series’ and I now have festive craftiness running through my veins! If you haven’t watched it and you LOVE crafts, you really need to! Every year my kids make something handmade for relatives. Last year my Daughter (who was 8) stitched felt keyrings personal […]Read More Blogmas #23 Christmas Crafts
I thought November’s box was the Christmas edition for some reason, oops! Nope, the actual Christmas edition arrived yesterday! If you like the look of this box and want to order for yourself with no commitment, visit http://www.degustabox.com and enter code DANNIIU-A03B to get yours for just £5!* *Subsequent boxes are £12.99 inc delivery each […]Read More Blogmas #22: Degustabox December 2017
A short one from me today as my kids have broken up from school and I’m doing our annual “clear the old toys out ready for their new ones” shebang. So, here’s an elf update for you! Jingles is still spreading the festive cheer bringing lots of smiles each morning! Remember he was caught red […]Read More Blogmas #21: Elf Update
I thought my box would arrived between Christmas and New Year, so when I received an email to say this one would arrive a little earlier I was super excited! This box really is giving me ALL the Christmas feels! Pink Parcel is a monthly subscription box that costs £12.99 + FREE delivery and contains […]Read More Blogmas #20: Pink Parcel CHRISTMAS!
Every day can be a red lip day, but Christmas Day is a must, right?! Here are my top 4 perfect red lip products to give your pout a colour that will have Rudolph envious… (From L-R) Avon – Mauve Matters This is a really gorgeous pinky/purple toned red. Not too bright but red enough […]Read More Blogmas #19: Rudolph Red Lips
We love making Christmas gifts and we love chocolate. Combine the two and you have a low cost gift made with lots of love that will be enjoyed by all! Chocolate Slabs If you’re anything like me, I refuse to eat my kids’ foodie makes. Let’s face it, I watch those cute little chubby fingers […]Read More Blogmas #18: Handmade Chocolate Slabs
I love Christmas! How many times have I said that in my blog posts?! It’s just the best season, especially for evenings! Don’t get me wrong, I do love Summer evenings with the patio doors open, a glass of something cold and Love Island to watch. Autumn is the best though, there’s something about curling […]Read More Blogmas #17: December Evening Routine
We all know the REAL meaning of Christmas spirit is kindness and love, but we often forget in the wrapping, buying and decorating madness the bigger picture. It’s easily done. Whilst we’re spending £££s on thoughtful gifts, kindness is free! A little kindness goes a long way and 5 minutes of your time not only […]Read More Blogmas #16: How To Be Kind This Christmas
I am fortunate enough to have never been in a position where I’ve had to visit a food bank in order to feed my family. I know this is sadly a common issue, particularly in the UK. People of all walks of life find the need to reach out to food banks at certain points. […]Read More Blogmas #15: Charity at Christmas