Tag: Christmas

A Simple Homemade Christmas Card Using a Cricut Mini

| December 3, 2013 | 5 Comments
A Simple Homemade Christmas Card Using a Cricut Mini

What’s a Cricut Mini I hear you say… well, it’s very clever machine, that looks a little like a small printer.  It cuts shapes, and wording out of card, material even icing.  The version I am reviewing(the mini) needs to be hooked up to your computer, and the internet.  You are sent the machine, cables and information on how to get started.  Even access to the Cricut Craft Room.  The instructions to do this are really simple, but comprehensive. Continue Reading

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How To Make It A Happy And Safe Christmas For Your Dog

| December 3, 2013 | 1 Comment
How To Make It A Happy And Safe Christmas For Your Dog

As we have a new Puppy, this commissioned guest post, is very timely, some fantastic advice, I didn’t realise many of these things, so really is well worth a read.

We can’t wait the Christmas tree is up, the decorations are out and there’s an advent calendar for every child and chocolate-lover in the house. But during the holiday festivities, do you know where your dog is?

Pet owners are aware that chocolate and dogs don’t go together, but there are other holiday dangers people often overlook. From food to ornaments to extra visitors your dog might not be used to, there are a number of precautions to keep in mind during the holidays. Continue Reading

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Elf on the Shelf & Christmas PJ’s

| November 30, 2013 | 20 Comments
Elf on the Shelf & Christmas PJ’s

Oh it’s about time I put a new festive post up the blog I think.  Today’s is to welcome our Elf, Rosette to the family, and to show you the gorgeous P J’s she brought with her, as a gift from Father Christmas in the North Pole no less. Continue Reading

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Christmas Style for the Party Season

| November 29, 2013 | 1 Comment
Christmas Style for the Party Season

The shops are full of sequins, bars are crowded with jovial office workers – it can only mean one thing: party season is in full swing.

Whether you’re attending a quiet dinner with colleagues, a swanky soiree with clients or a house party hosted by close friends, you need to make sure that you’re dressed appropriately. Choosing the perfect outfit for each occasion thrown up by the party season doesn’t have to be difficult – you just need to pay attention to the dress code and work from there. These suggestions for party ensembles will ensure that you’re the belle (or beau) of the ball. Continue Reading

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