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#HappyLittleButtons December Round-up – All About The Twinkly Lights.

It’s “Twixmas”.  That lovely sparkly time between Christmas and New Year, where it’s still totally acceptable to follow all food with a chocolate chaser, and when fluffy socks and cosy movies are where it’s all at every afternoon. It’s also time for the #HappyLittleButtons round-up for December. #HappyLittleButtons is the Instagram community created by Annette at 3… Continue reading #HappyLittleButtons December Round-up – All About The Twinkly Lights.

family · Review

Alton Towers Hotel & Waterpark Festive Break

An Alton Towers Festive Break – Part One We are all about Christmas in our house, and I spend the whole of December in an elf like state, either eating mince pies or jingling.  For me though, once the big day arrives I always get a bit deflated with all of the sales adverts and the stark… Continue reading Alton Towers Hotel & Waterpark Festive Break

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#happylittlebuttons December Round Up

Happy New Year! I hope that you have all had a wonderful Christmastime and that you have been able to enjoy some special time with your loved ones.  What’s more I hope that you have been able to capture all of those magical memories and share them with us at #happylittlebuttons ! ;0) I love… Continue reading #happylittlebuttons December Round Up

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#happylittlebuttons Advent Special Round Up

Are you feeling jingly yet?  Annette at 3 Little Buttons, Nicola at Sugar and Spice and All Things Spliced and myself have most definitely got our jingle on, mostly thanks to the incredible festive pictures that so many of you have been sharing to our #happylittlebuttons Instagram community!  We have recently celebrated 2500 pics now linked with us,… Continue reading #happylittlebuttons Advent Special Round Up

Craft · family · Parenting · Poem · Rhyme

A 2016 Rhyme for your Christmas Cards

It’s that time of year again!  My silver glitter pen has been retrieved and dusted down ready for the writing of very many Christmas cards.  I’m actually not that great at writing cards.  I always manage to get all of my presents bought in October and November, as everyone knows that present buying = shopping, whereas… Continue reading A 2016 Rhyme for your Christmas Cards

family · Humour · Parenting · Rhyme

A Visit to Santa… (With Author’s Commentary.)

T’was a magical Christmassy evening, Actually T’was a Thursday at 2pm.  All the evening slots were booked up because “Daddy Pig” didn’t get his finger out and book it in time, which of course wasn’t my fault in any way.  But “afternoon” has too many syllables so anyway… In a snow-sprinkled forest we stood. As… Continue reading A Visit to Santa… (With Author’s Commentary.)