Category Archives: Christmas

Surviving the Silly Season: Managing Christmas Prep

I was sure I would keep our Christmas stresses to a minimum this year.  We aren’t hosting or having anyone over for Christmas this year, but instead we seem to have found ourselves contributing to two Christmas days, which of … Continue reading

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|Preparing for Christmas|

In accordance with one of my resolutions this year we have started working towards our Christmas shopping.  I am chipping away at our gifts this week since we’re buying most things online I decided it would be best to do … Continue reading

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Too Early for Christmas? Or Just In Time

I promise to do this every year, but this year I decided to get organised for Christmas early.  I know we all cringe about how early the decorations, gifts and food come out, but if they didn’t do this how … Continue reading

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What is Home?

They say home is where your rump rests, but I think it’s a little more than that.  Home is something different for everyone.  Some people can find “home” just about anywhere, they are happy to be on the road, to … Continue reading

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Christmas Isn’t about the Bells and Whistles

All around me there are people asking if I have all my Christmas shopping done, and asking what my plans are for the holidays.  The thing is I’m a nurse, there are no “holidays”, what you do is request time … Continue reading

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Learn How To Organise Next Year’s Christmas From This Year’s Mistakes

I’m coming off night duty again.  It’s getting increasingly close to Christmas.  I’m still unorganised.  I have a present to make today, a gingerbread house to make (hopefully closer to the day so it’s still relatively fresh), and I haven’t … Continue reading

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Christmas Homemade Gift Ideas

As I’ve mentioned previously I am planning to make a lot of presents this year.  It’s a cost effective way to look at Christmas, plus it means more thought has gone into the whole process. I was talking to a … Continue reading

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