Christmas Eve box from Virginia Hayward

12 Days of Christmas #8: Virginia Hayward hamper

I love Christmas Eve almost as much as Christmas Day. Growing up, I'd often visit the Mousehole Lights with my grandparents and watch my grandad in the choir, followed by watching Raymond Briggs' Father Christmas and laying out treats ready for the big guy himself before bed. These are traditions I'm keen to continue with… Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas #8: Virginia Hayward hamper

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Lifestyle, Parenthood

Saturday Share #75

There's plenty of fun blog posts to read in the run up to Christmas, along with places to visit (in Cornwall and globally) and relatable parenting. Enjoy! I used to think I was busy before I became a mum but as a working parent there just really aren't enough hours in the day. Rachel's post… Continue reading Saturday Share #75

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blogging, Books, geekery, Lifestyle

Saturday Share #74

I didn't manage to get a post up last week so this one is packed full of recommended reading, including Christmas gift guides, additions to my TBR list and must-see places. Check out all these lovely blog posts! I love reading everyone's Christmas gift guides. Helen's recommendations for toddlers are amazing - I love the… Continue reading Saturday Share #74

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Jenson, Lifestyle, Parenthood

What’s in Jenson’s Christmas Eve box?

For Jenson's first Christmas we're starting the Christmas Eve box tradition. I saw loads of bloggers doing it last year and love the idea of children having something to open on Christmas Eve to help build the excitement - not that he'll need the help as he gets older, I'm sure! Each year it'll have… Continue reading What’s in Jenson’s Christmas Eve box?