December 9, 2018

Our Ruby Christmas Cake: Time to Decorate

It’s been a long time coming, but my favourite part of making my own Christmas cake is here. I’ve soaked my fruit and baked my cake, so it’s time to decorate! Hobbycraft have very kindly supplied everything I’ll need to bring my plans to life, and I’ve even found a few bits and pieces to save myself some time. As much as I’d like to,…

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A cosy Christmas morning with Babyblooms

For the first time we’ll be spending Christmas morning together in our own home. We’ve always travelled to see my parents, but now they’re living around the corner, we’ll be able to spend the day together without any motorway time. Very kindly, Babyblooms have kitted out our toddler for Christmas morning, with a few pieces from their very special personalised Christmas gift range. We’ve tried…

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December 6, 2018

Life in November: Colds, cuddles & tidying up

It feels like November has been one of those months where not all that much of note has happened. We’ve had some lovely family visits, and our fair share of coughs and colds, but apart from that we’ve not been up to all that much. Getting ready for Christmas We’ve been getting ready for Christmas throughout November, and now I’m organised I feel like I…

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December 5, 2018

Treats Father Christmas won’t be able to turn down

Since having our baby boy, our evenings have naturally become a little more housebound… and Christmas eve is no different. We’ll spend the day with family, but head home at Harry’s bedtime. So with that in mind, we’re putting a lot of thought into the treats we’re going to be leaving out for Father Christmas. We’re hoping he might be happy to share! Here’s a…

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