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Pamper yourself this Christmas from Boots and earn points

With all the wonderfulness Christmas brings there are also undeniable stresses and strains one being the time you actually have to relax over the Christmas period.  There is always so much to do before Christmas from food shopping and preparation to Christmas present...

Personalised Christmas Gifts for Her

Pick up a magazine at the moment and you cannot fail too see the gift lists that are appearing.  Every year I love glancing through these and gaining new inspiration for my own gift lists and also of course for my blog.  This months Woman and Home magazine has some...

Christmas Makeup with Tanya Burr

I love Christmas Makeup or rather I should say that I love the Christmas Makeup rages that appear to tempt us at Christmas.  From Bobbi Brown to Boots No 7 most makeup companies will want you to part with your money for a bit of Christmas sparkle.  A particular...

Toppings Pies

Toppings Pies

I was lucky enough to be sent some scrumptious pork pies from a company called The Topping Pie Company.  You can pick up their pork pies from several high street stores but I was particularly interested in their online ordering and delivery service.  I was very...

Tip: Create your own bespoke Christmas Hamper

Tip: Create your own bespoke Christmas Hamper

Sometimes it's hard to know what to give parents, friends or older relatives at Christmas. I always think that Christmas hampers are a lovely present that last well into the New Year. Searching through the catalogues to pick the right hamper can be difficult and if...

Starbucks Christmas 2015 – Gift ideas for coffee lovers.

Starbucks Christmas 2015 – Gift ideas for coffee lovers.

Taking my role as "The Christmas Blogger" really seriously I do like to record the branding used by the major coffee shops each Christmas.  I stopped at a Starbucks last week and spotted their Christmas chocolate bars on the counter. I then turned around and they had...

Love Debenhams Gift Guide and their money off Winter Spectacular

From the 8th - 14th November, Debenhams are giving up to 25% off every department and 10% off all beauty and fragrance.  With this mind I found myself looking at their Christmas gift guide.   I think it might be possible to do all your Christmas shopping in one...

Adult Colouring Book Ideas for Christmas

2015 has seen an explosion of interest in colouring books for grown ups, well why should the children have all the fun. They are a great way to relax at the end of the day. There is no doubt about how relaxing they can be and some say they take you back to your own...

Remember Webb Ivory?

I was recently purchasing Christmas Cards and I mentioned in a previous post.  Seeing that so many cards are now for charities, I suddenly remembered that from my childhood my Mum had always purchased her cards, wrapping paper and even some children's toys from a...

Snow Globe

I have confession to make.  I love snow globes.  Nothing sums up better Christmasy glittery decorations than a pretty snow globe. Snow globes were originally made by the Vienna Snow Globe Company in 1905 and are still made and finished there by hand there.  However,...