The First Christmas after Miscarriage

The First Christmas after Miscarriage

Christmas is such a nostalgic time isn’t it? It shines a bright light on all of our memories of previous years, and it highlights our hopes for where we’ll be this time next year. I’m sure most …
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Gift Ideas for Mums: Shop Independent This Christmas

Gift Ideas for Mums: Shop Independent This Christmas

This year I’ve been writing a lot about simplifying Christmas, and talking about buying pre loved/second hand gifts or gifting time or experiences instead of buying Stuff. The problem of course is that most of us (me included) …
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Second Hand Shopping – Tips for #OurPreLovedChristmas

Second Hand Shopping – Tips for #OurPreLovedChristmas

This year I’m making a conscious effort to simplify Christmas; to save money, reduce waste, lessen the pressure on our shoulders at this time of year and focus on what really counts. Part of that is taking part in #…
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Gift Ideas: What To Buy Your Five Year Old This Christmas

Gift Ideas: What To Buy Your Five Year Old This Christmas

This year for Christmas my focus is really on simplifying everything, stripping back how much we are spending, reducing the amount of pressure I put on myself, saying no thanks to all the stress than goes hand in hand with&…
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Simplifying Christmas – Resisting the Stuff #OurPreLovedChristmas

Simplifying Christmas – Resisting the Stuff #OurPreLovedChristmas

As a self confessed shopaholic, and also as someone who usually has a little too much month left at the end of their money, I know that the consumerism that seems to take over most of us at this time&…
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