Tags: Christmas

Make it the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

“It’s the season, love and understanding……” Shakin’ Stevens We all have our favourite Christmas song, and to me Shakin’ Stevens 80’s classic “Merry Christmas Everyone” is up there in my top….50. “Shakey” is right. I can’t think of a better time of year to encourage our kids to think about others and to carry that…

Trying to keep healthy over Christmas

Are you already dreaming of mince pies, mulled wine and Christmas pudding? Is your mouth watering in anticipation of the Christmas splurge and is part of you slightly dreading it too? Christmas can be a tricky time to keep those good intentions and my advice is don’t take the moral high ground. I’ve been there,…

The Tastiest DIY Christmas Decorations Ever

It’s my favourite time of the year when overeating, sitting around in pyjamas and Baileys for breakfast are not only acceptable but actually a part of the tradition! It also means more time for crafts and baking. And it’s even better if you can combine both! So here’s how you can make edible Christmas tree…

How to Toddler-Proof your Christmas

As I chased my toddler around the room shouting “Give me baby Jesus” while she fiendishly smiled at me with said wooden figure between her teeth, I had the startling realisation that we needed to make some BIG changes. It was time to toddler-proof our Christmas.  Her first Christmas was a delight, at six months old I…

You may have already seen this film in a few places, but that’s because we are REALLY excited about it! I discovered Maria MiGo when I stumbled across her beautiful Instagram feed one evening. I messaged Maria immediately and arranged to meet her. Since launching MOTR I have always been looking for an opportunity to fundraise…