• Outdoor Christmas Decorations

    How to Protect Your Outdoor Christmas Decorations

    Nothing brings the holiday spirit to your house like the perfect outdoor Christmas decorations. Decorating your home is one of the best activities to enjoy with your loved ones during the holiday season. With colourful lights and shiny Christmas trees all around you, this time of the year can make you feel like you’re a […]

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  • Time to get Christmassy! Queensgate sets the stage for its ‘Festive Fiesta’

    Queensgate Shopping Centre is kicking off this magical season with their ‘Festive Fiesta’ on Saturday 17 November. Families will see the centre come to life at 10.30am with this complete magical takeover. It’s time to get excited, our ‘Festive Fiesta’ is unlike anything we’ve done before,” said Centre Director at Queensgate, Mark Broadhead. The regional […]

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  • The Secrets to Not Overspending for Christmas

    As Christmas quickly approaches, your bank balance may be starting to look dire. Every year we try our best to spoil our loved ones and get them gifts they will really appreciate, but the expense of it all can mean that January seems like a very long month. If you’re tired of scrimping and saving […]

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  • Doddington Hall

    A Fairytale Christmas at Doddington Hall

    There is one aspect of Christmas that I look forward to every year and that’s our annual festive day out with our lovely friends MumtoC and family. This year MumtoC had spotted ‘A Fairytale Christmas at Doddington Hall‘ on the outskirts Of Lincoln. Online it looked beautiful and wasn’t expensive either. We paid £28.50 for […]

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  • #CrackingValue

    Christmas with Poundland #CrackingValue

    I am no stranger to Poundland, tending to go there once or twice a month to top up the home shopping, buying brands names at, you guessed it £1!! (Although you can also buy some great value items for a little bit more). I make big savings on crisps, biscuits, snacks, cereals and household cleaning. […]

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  • Christmas Day

    Christmas Day 2015

    All that preparation, all that anticipation and Christmas is over before you know it. Thankfully, ours was a lovely relaxed family day. The children woke at 6am and screeched with excitement when they saw presents spilling out of their stockings and further piles of presents in the lounge. By 8am the first wave of presents […]

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  • Christmas decorations

    It’s all about the Christmas decorations . . .

    Oohh Christmas! I love Christmas – the gifts, the music, the mince pies, the cookies and assorted Christmas treats, and most of all – the decorations! All sparkly and shiny and glittery and pretty and did I mention sparkly? I have a pretty big family – 5 brothers and sisters with their assorted children, 3 […]

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