So December is finally here and I can’t believe Christmas is only five days away already! Time goes by so quickly sometimes. Christmas this year is a bit of a struggle to be honest. This whole year has been the most difficult time of my life and I’m really finding things hard most days. I know that having a boyfriend isn’t the be all and end all in life, but not having someone to share such a lovely time with for…

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Part three of my Christmas gift guide series is a bit of inspiration for little stocking fillers. I love having a stocking full of smaller gifts as often a bit of extra thought has gone into them and you can get some really lovely little pressies!    I’m a big thing of all things edible as a Christmas gift, and these beautifully decorated gingerbread biscuits from Biscuiteers would make a lovely little gift! This Christmas tree shaped biccy has hand-iced baubles…

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Following on from my previous Christmas gift guide (pampering gift ideas), I now bring you number two from my gift guide blog posts! This one is designed to give inspiration if you need to find the perfect Christmas present for a special lady in your life. Starting off with one of my favourite brands.. Soap and Glory! This S&G ‘In The Bag’ gift set includes six perfectly formed miniatures including some of their most popular cult classic products; Clean On Me…

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I know it’s still a few weeks away yet, but after getting down all of our Christmas decorations from the attic we really got into the festive spirit! We decided to have a little pre-Christmas buffet for dinner (the best kind of dinner) after putting up the tree to try out some new tableware. Out came the tartan table runner, the snazzy new wine glasses, and all of the Christmas themed tableware. Along with festive dinnerware; pretty tea light candles are…

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I was recently invited by Ocean to take part in a blogger project to pick some of my favourite Christmas home decorations for a total of up to £50. I’m actually quite impressed with how much £50 can get you when you shop in the right places!  I’ve wanted one of these naked little twig trees for ages and I was even considering making my own from branches found in the park! But this was much easier and more practical, and…

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It’s officially one month until Christmas! Yippee! Which means.. let the festive blog posts begin! I’m starting with a little gift guide designed to inspire you if you’re looking for gifts for a loved one that may be needing a bit of ‘me time’. Pamper gifts are always a popular choice with ladies of all ages; and candles, bath bombs and smellies are always welcome under my Christmas tree! This adorable set of 6 luxuty bath melts comes in a pretty…

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