Last Minute, not Thoughtless

Last minute Christmas shopping doesn’t have to mean thoughtless gifts. In fact, with Very.co.uk you can shop right up until 10pm on the 21st of December to get your delivery in time for Christmas. Everyone knows just how busy the lead up to Christmas can be and whether you tend to be super organised or leave all your shopping to the very last second, there always seems to be at least one gift you’ve forgotten to buy. That’s where Very {Read More}

Peter Pan Panto at The Wycombe Swan: Review

Get right into the Christmas spirit with this year’s pantomime Peter Pan. Just take the ‘second star to the right, and straight on till morning’ and let yourself be transported into the wonderful world of magic. As soon as you walk through the foyer, you’re met with the magical excitement from the families all around you. There’s a wonderful buzz about the place without the feeling of being overcrowded. Once you’ve grabbed your drink and snacks, you can make your {Read More}

Win an amazing Lush Hamper worth £185

Christmas is such a wonderful time of year (cliché, I know but it’s true). I get all the fuzzy feelings around Christmas and love making the house look festive. Not only does it look beautiful, but on those cold nights, you can really snuggle up with a hot drink and fire on, lights twinkling in the background and I just feel happy. I look forward to getting the decorations out so it’s ready for the 1st December. I also really {Read More}

Swizzels Hampers: A Sweet Treat This Christmas

Stuck not knowing what to buy for someone this Christmas? Or are you just looking for a sweet treat to surprise someone with? Swizzels have some amazing retro sweet hampers to pick from and you can ensure that special someone gets a treat they really want this year (even if they didn’t know they wanted it). Reminiscent of childhood, this retro red and gold Swizzels hamper will look perfect under any Christmas tree and is jam packed with your favourite {Read More}

Make your own Christmas Cards with Font Bundles

This year has been one like most of us have never experienced before and we’ve not been able to see our loved ones nearly as much as we would have liked. Since we haven’t managed to see people as much, I think I’m going to be sending out more Christmas Cards than I have ever done before! Over the past few years, there has been more of an inclination to give to charity rather than send Christmas cards but this {Read More}

Christmas Gift Guide for 8-10 year olds

*We were given some of these toys for the purpose of this gift guide, however, all thoughts and opinions are my own.* Generation Dolls Top of my 8 year old’s list this year is everything My Generation. She seems to have rekindled her love of dolls and wants to be able to brush and braid their beautifully long hair. She has her eye specifically on a Phoebe doll with added accessories. We have a few Generation dolls, horses and the {Read More}

Christmas Gift Guide 4-8 year olds

*We were given some of these toys for the purpose of this gift guide, however, all thoughts and opinions are my own.* With Christmas fast approaching, I thought I’d bring you my Christmas gift inspiration for children aged 4-8 this year! Top of my 5 year old’s list this year is the High Pro 8 in 1 Folding Multi Games Table. We haven’t got this out properly or assembled yet as we wouldn’t be able to hide it again before {Read More}

Dick Whittington at The Wycombe Swan

For a spectacularly fun family afternoon, Dick Whittington offers fantastic musical numbers and all the glitz and glam you could ask for in a Panto. The set sparkled from start to finish and so did the cast (especially the Spirit of Bow Bells) making this such a wonderful panto for the whole family to enjoy. With jokes for young and old, slapstick comedy and a heartfelt storyline, we all laughed and smiled along the journey with Dick and Alice. There {Read More}

6 free Christmas activities to do with children

*Collaborative Post* Christmas is approaching, and we are all looking for ways to get ourselves in the Christmas spirit! There is so much to think about at Christmas, food, presents, writing to Santa, it can all be very time-consuming. Sometimes, we can forget to take full advantage of the holiday season, and it can be over before you know it. That’s why we have compiled a list of some great activities that you can do with children for free that {Read More}

Christmas Gift Guide for 5-9 Year Olds

*We were given some of these toys for the purpose of this gift guide, however, all thoughts and opinions are my own. All gifted items will be marked with an asterisk * Starting the magic early Christmas Eve Box’s are a lovely little tradition that we’ve started. The children (and adults) get so excited about Christmas that we wanted to extend it a little more. By giving the children their own little Christmas Eve box, you start the magic the evening {Read More}