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  • Enfield Parade of Lights
    Adventures Memories

    The Light Parade

      Sunday really kicked off the festive season for us with the local Light Parade. It’s a charity event where lots of different groups take part in a parade adorned with (you guessed it)…

    28th November 2016
  • Christmas Activities for Little Ones
    A Creative Life

    Christmas Activities for Little Ones

    We have a ‘tree’ in our kitchen – well it’s a jug full of twigs – that we hang seasonal / celebration stuff on. So photos and numbers for birthdays, eggs for Easter etc.…

    24th November 2016
  • Memories

    Reflections on Christmas 2015

    This wasn’t the post I was going to write today, that was going to be a look back in 2015 blog-style but my head is still full of looking back over Christmas. Other than…

    31st December 2015
  • Memories

    Children’s Christmas Telly – What’s On

    I’ve gone through the Radio Times and found the best of kids’ Christmas TV, so you don’t have to! We don’t necessarily watch a huge amount of TV over Christmas but what I love…

    19th December 2015
  • Christmas Peppermint Bark
    A Creative Life

    Peppermint Bark Recipe

      After the super easy crayon tutorial last week, here is another easy Christmas make – this one is edible! I love homemade and handmade bits at Christmas. A few years ago I spent…

    9th December 2015
  • santa spectacular at willow's farm

    Santa Spectacular at Willows Farm

      We kicked off the festive season in a truly fabulous style this weekend starting with Seren’s Christmas ballet show, a Cinderella panto (more on that soon!) and then a trip to the Santa…

    1st December 2015
  • Lifestyle Memories

    10 Things To Do In December

    Every month in 2015 I’ve put together a ‘Things To Do List” of mostly seasonal activities to keep us inspired throughout the month. I try to thing of 10 things though some months I’ve…

    27th November 2015
  • Christmas Books for Small Kids

    10 Christmas Books For Small Kids

      I’ve promised Seren we can get the Christmas books out later this week. A couple of years ago we did a book advent calendar thing so unwrapped a different Christmas or winter themed…

    23rd November 2015
  • Stick Man Live at the Leicester Square Theatre

    Theatre Review: Stick Man

      Seren and I were lucky enough to have another theatre trip last weekend (I recently wrote about our trip to see The Scarecrows’ Wedding) to see Stick Man in London’s Leicester Square Theatre.…

    17th November 2015
  • Frozen Inspired Snow Play

    Frozen Inspired Snow Small World Play

      On Tuesday I asked Seren if she would like to make some snow for her polar bear. She did, so we went to the shop for a magic ingredient (cornflour). I had wanted…

    19th December 2014
  • Lifestyle Memories

    Advent Days 11 – 15

    We had a social few days and did some crafting and baking too! Day 11 – Christmas Crafts  On Day 11 we went to a very festive Tumble Tots and followed by a playdate…

    17th December 2014