christmas prep

The 12 Books of Christmas

Our new family tradition this year is The 12 Books of Christmas Advent Calendar. We have 12 books individually wrapped and will open one for our son’s bedtime story each night the 12 days leading up to Christmas, ending Christmas eve. If you’re after something different from the usual chocolate

Party drinks

So you’ve volunteered to host the big family celebration, birthday bash or baby shower. It seemed like a good idea at the time, then days out it dawns on you that you have no idea what you’re doing. The key is preparation. Write it down! List everything you need to

Feet up Christmas

Get yourself organised NOW for Christmas and you may just have some time to put your feet up and enjoy the festivities. 1. Create a Christmas budget I know, budgets are boring! Though it’s really no fun looking at your bank statements in January and realising you’ve way overspent on