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4 Steps towards planning the perfect Christmas party

4 Steps towards planning the perfect Christmas party

Christmas is the perfect time to bring everyone you love together, so you can reconnect and enjoy being in one another’s company during the festive season. Daily life can often get in the way of being able to spend time with the people who you care about, which is why it is so important to make the most of any opportunities for celebration that come your way. So, what better way to celebrate Christmas with your friends and family than to host a Christmas party? Here are four steps towards planning the perfect Christmas party that you can use in order to help you create the event of your dreams. VIEW the POST

A fun family guide to Halloween

A fun family guide to Halloween

I love making the most out of Halloween, each year I expand on our decorations and we have quite a fun collection now. Not all families like to embrace this festive period though, only 51% of Brits want to celebrate with decorations, costumes and sweets. Apparently the average family spend over £40 on costumes, sweets and decorations each year. But I do not spend anywhere near that, here are my tips on having a fun family Halloween that doesn't break the bank. VIEW the POST

How to throw a children’s birthday party (without breaking the bank)

There’s nothing better than a birthday party when you’re young. Not only are there presents, but you’re also surrounded by friends and family, and they’re all there to see you! Nothing quite beats being the centre of attention when you’re young. Adversely, nothing is quite as daunting for a parent when it comes to throwing their child’s birthday. Not only is the organisation a total nightmare, but there’s also the question of cost. No matter how large or small your party budget might be, there are a number of ways that you can reduce both the stress and the impact on your bank account. …

Christmas in bright colour with Paperchase

Christmas in bright colour with Paperchase

I adore Paperchase, I always look on their website for inspiration on what's hot and what looks great. This year it was all about the bright colours and flamingos. Not forgetting the unicorns and the aubergine bauble! I decorated every room with a splash of colour and it looks brilliant. VIEW the POST

Christmas crafts for the little ones from Baker Ross

Christmas crafts for the little ones from Baker Ross

As you may have read we went away to West Yorkshire the other weekend with a group of friends. It was a fabulous weekend break full of outdoor fun and indoor fun too. What's better than crafting with the little ones, listening to the log fire cracking in the background and drinking a nice warm cuppa. The children spent a good couple of hours decorating their Christmas tree ornaments and colouring in their window decorations. They loved it.   VIEW the POST