‘Tis the Season to be Jolly

It’s that time of year again! Boy oh boy did the year fly by. I vividly remember the 1st of January 2016 & feeling a bit depressed thinking it’d be ages before Christmas came around again. Well, I was wrong – it was here in a flash!


Christmas is my absolute favourite time of year! I love decorating, cooking & celebrating with family. It’s pure magic & really is the season to be jolly! I’m looking forward to a few weeks off the blog to spend quality time with the kids to celebrate Christmas & the holidays as a family.

The best present of all

Unfortunately, the commercial aspect of Christmas seems to grow by the year, potentially overshadowing the deeper meaning of Christmas.


As a parent, I think it’s important that my kids know why we are celebrating Christmas, that it’s not just about presents from Santa &a