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  • Gingerbread biscuits

    Baking festive Gingerbread biscuits // a recipe

    * A collaborative post One of the best things about the Christmas holidays is having the time to get in the kitchen and bake some festive treats. I love to bake gingerbread biscuits, Christmas…

  • gift Christmas

    Festive Gifts for the Whole Family to Enjoy

    *This is a sponsored post  It’s always difficult to decide on the perfect gift for family and friends. Whether your giftee already has everything you’ve thought of, or you’re unsure of what to get…

  • Olly snow day December 2017

    Snowed in..

    Sometimes when I hear the weather forecast I take note of it but rarely believe it. This weekend, living in the West Midlands we were forecast to get a lot of snow, with it…

  • Pines and Needles Christmas Tree Olly 2017

    The smell of Christmas // a real Pines and Needles tree

    When you think of Christmas, it’s often the sights and the smells that resonate with us the most. The memories of Christmas past for me often include the sights of twinkly Christmas lights, with candles…

  • Roasted Hasselback Potatoes

    Roasted Hasselback Potatoes with Garlic and Rosemary 

    *A collaborative post  It’s just a month away until Christmas and like lots of families up and down the country, I’ve started planning our pre-Christmas dinner. No Christmas dinner would be a proper Christmas…

  • Mum-to-be Christmas Giveaway 2017

    MrsShilts’ Mum-to-be Christmas 2017 Giveaway

    To celebrate the launch of my fantastic Mum-to-be Christmas gift guides, I’ve teamed up with some amazing brands to offer you the chance to win your very own selection of Christmas gifts. Whether you…

  • Draytons Magical Christmas

    Our day out at Drayton’s Magical Christmas

    To kick off our Christmas festivities this year, we headed over to Tamworth to visit Drayton Manor for their Magical Christmas event. It’s always a fantastic day out for the whole family and this…