Tag: Christmas

Christmas Blossom Tree Giveaway (Multicoloured)

| November 20, 2014 | 80 Comments
Christmas Blossom Tree Giveaway (Multicoloured)

Well I am definitely feeling in the Christmas spirit this morning, after taking delivery of a 6 ft warm white blossom tree. The tree is from Christmas Tree World, which has a large selection of different kinds of Christmas tree available, including up-to 20 ft artificial trees, fibre optic and blossom trees.  I’ve always loved blossom trees I must admit, I love that they have a Japanese feel, and that there’s no need to decorate them.  The tree I chose is a warm white version which gives off a lovely glow to the room.  This tree is in fact suitable to use indoors and outdoors though, so its home will be to flank our front door, to greet everyone as stop by. Continue Reading

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Yankee Candle Advent

| November 12, 2014 | 4 Comments
Yankee Candle Advent

I’ve never had an adult advent calendar, never really saw the need if I’m honest. That was until I spotted the Yankee Candle offering this festive season! I do love a candle, especially one that is scented. What better way to mark each day until Christmas than with a gorgeous smelling candle each evening? It’s not even advent yet, and I’m excited!

I love that it’s a 3D  winter home, complete with snow and Christmas lights. Its going to be on my coffee table in pride of place! Continue Reading

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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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