Category Archives: Christmas

Happy Christmas!

Have a very happy Christmas! Thank you so much for all your reading and commenting and support this year as I started my blog. It has been so fun, and inspiring to share these thoughts and projects and meet with … Continue reading

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Making Advent Special: Wrap as you go

How is your shopping going? Are you nearly done? It’s a short sweet tip today: ‘try to wrap as you go!’ If you’re doing all your shopping in one go, this might be tricky, but if you can wrap everything up before … Continue reading

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Making Advent Special: Write your Cards

If you’ve got your cards ready then now is the time to start writing them. Address them too, add the stamps and they’ll be all ready to post out in December. Keep separate any cards for overseas that you need to post … Continue reading

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Making Advent Special: Catch up Day

Today is catch up day. Is there anything that you’ve got behind on? Or is there something that you need to do for Christmas that I haven’t yet covered in this series? Here’s a quick reminder of our activities so … Continue reading

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Making Advent Special: Christmas Shopping

Now that you have completed your gift list, it’s time to plan your shopping trip(s). Start by looking down your list and marking the items that you’ll buy online. You might want to set aside an afternoon or evening to … Continue reading

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Making Advent Special: Write your list

It’s the first of the big ones today as we make a list of everyone who we’ll be buying a present for. I like to start with my immediate family, for whom the list of presents is longest, including stockings … Continue reading

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Making Advent Special: Check your supplies

Today is stocktake day!  If you have any cards and wrapping supplies, and even presents,  left over from last year then today is the day to pull everything out of the drawer or cupboard where they are stored.  Check what … Continue reading

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