Love From Santa Christmas hamper from Virginia Hayward - review and giveaway
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12 Days of Christmas giveaways #2: Christmas hamper from Virginia Hayward

I was sent a hamper for review purposes and all thoughts are my own Virginia Hayward hampers have become a staple in our house at Christmas. I love that there's something for every taste and budget and this year I've got a 'Love From Santa' hamper up for grabs. This festive jute bag is packed… Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas giveaways #2: Christmas hamper from Virginia Hayward

Christmas Eve box from Virginia Hayward
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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

Virginia Hayward hamper review
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A quiet Christmas Eve night in

Christmas Eve, for me, is the calm before the storm. It's the bit of quiet time before the panic to get everything cooked and on the dinner table, in amongst opening presents and trips to see various family members. It's the time to just slow down, take a walk around town to look at the… Continue reading A quiet Christmas Eve night in

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Why you should support small businesses this Christmas [gift guide and £200+ giveaway]

This year I'm making a conscious effort to support small businesses when it comes to Christmas shopping, from food to gifts, to decorations and gift wrap. Wherever possible I'm avoiding the high street chains and buying from local and independent sellers. I don't know about you but one of my favourite things about Christmas is… Continue reading Why you should support small businesses this Christmas [gift guide and £200+ giveaway]