As Banana is now four (and because I am slightly addicted to buying children's books) I decided this year, that I'd create a book advent calendar. This basically involves wrapping 24 Christmas themed books, numbering them and then opening a new one each evening for our bedtime story. It's something I've been wanting to do … Continue reading Do a Book Advent Calendar – Tick!
This Christmas, rather than spending all of our budget on toys that my girls simply don't need, we decided that we'd spend a bit extra on doing something extra special. So I decided to scour the internet for special Christmas events that we could attend and enjoy. One event that really stuck out was … Continue reading Visit Santa – Tick!
Every year for us, Christmas kicks off when we go and watch the Christmas lights get switched on. I hate that some places do this as early as October! But thankfully, we have found that Ironbridge Gorge, our local World Heritage Site, don't switch on their Christmas lights until the last week in November/ first … Continue reading Watch the Christmas Light Switch On – Tick!
I have decided to do a short Christmas Bucket List which is separate from our Winter list, and try and complete as much as possible throughout December. It's such a special time, I thought it deserves a list all of its own! 🙂 Book Advent Calendar √ View See the Christmas lights switch on. √ … Continue reading Christmas Bucket List 2016