Christmas Gift Guide – Food & Drink 2019

•Features gifted items• One of my favourite parts of Christmas is being with family and enjoying ALL the food and drink in the name of being festive. If you are looking to stock up the cupboards in preparation for Christmas, or looking to buy a gift for a certified foodie, read on to discover some brilliant buys. Treats Vanilla Reindeer Personalised Chocolates These yummy Vanilla Reindeer truffles come in a...

Christmas Gift Guide for Her 2019

Features gifted items  Stuck on what to buy for the woman in your life? Or perhaps you are looking for ideas of what you can add to your own Christmas wishlist? I’ve rounded up some brilliant gift ideas including beauty, clothing and tech to give you some inspiration! Beauty & Self-Care Candlelight Glow Collection Looking for a truly indulgent gift for that special someone? The Candlelight Glow Collectionfrom Evolve Beauty features...

Alternative Advent Calendars

•Features gifted items• With December fast approaching, it’s that time of year when our family pick out an advent calendar to enjoy during the lead-up to Christmas. I used to love opening a chocolate advent calendar as a child, getting excited each morning when I got to open up another window, and it’s lovely to see my children experiencing the same thing all these years later. Advent Calendars don’t have...

Christmas Gift Guide for Children 2019

•Features gifted items• With three children and plenty of nieces and nephews between us, Ed and I are well versed when it comes to buying gifts for children at Christmas time but it can still be tricky finding the inspiration each year. I have put together this gift guide, with plenty of toys, games, technology and books to give you ideas if you are wondering what to get for a...

How I Budget for Birthdays

My children were born in September, October and November, which makes the autumn an insanely busy and expensive time for birthdays, especially with Christmas in December too. People are shocked when I tell them that I have the money saved up for the children’s birthdays usually by the start of the year (and Christmas too), but I have always hated the idea of not having enough money to make their...

Couples Who Chill Together Stay Together

•Features gifted items• Earlier this week Ed and I celebrated our second wedding anniversary. The traditional gift for this anniversary is cotton, and I’ll admit, we were both a little stumped on what we could get for each other that fitted with this. Luckily boohooMan have got you covered with their new range of coordinated tracksuits for couples. Perhaps not the most obvious of gifts, these tracksuits not only fit...

Gift Guide for The Man Who Has Everything

•Features gifted items• Everyone has one. That man who seems to have everything he already needs, and is notoriously difficult to buy for. Whether it’s your partner, dad, brother or friend, this gift guide will hopefully provide some inspiration for that difficult to buy for man. You can thank me later…. Clothing & Footwear Gifts Havaianas Havaianas are arguably the most comfortable option out there when it comes to flip...

The Zodiac Collection from Hersey & Son

•Features gifted item• I love jewellery. There is something lovely about a new piece of jewellery, especially when it holds significant meaning to you. Hersey & Son London Silversmiths, one of the few remaining traditional silversmiths in the UK, have a fantastic range of jewellery to choose from, and their Zodiac Collection, is brilliant if you are shopping for a special gift for somebody, or looking to treat yourself. The...

Beautify Makeup & Jewellery Cases

•Features gifted items• I recently decluttered the house, and I was a little shocked to find just how much makeup and jewellery I have managed to accumulate over the past few months. I gave quite a bit away to a friend, but the rest was still taking over my bathroom cabinets and dressing table, and I needed a solution. Luckily, Beautify had recently reached out and offered to send across...