Stocking Fillers for the Whole Family

I love buying stocking fillers – they are probably my favourite part of Christmas. Although we buy friends and family real gifts at Christmas I love to give them something small and well thought out to unwrap too. So, I’ve put together some stocking filler ideas for the whole family to give you some shopping

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Gifts for Coffee Lovers

Regular readers may be looking at this gift guide thinking that I don’t even drink coffee – and I don’t. I love the smell of fresh coffee but I don’t drink it and I don’t eat anything coffee flavoured. But, Dave loves coffee – and in that sense we are chalk and cheese. Coffee makes

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Gifts for Foodies

I’ve reached a point in my life where people’s interests have changed and adapted as they’ve got older, had families and matured a little too. The one thing many of the people in my life have in common is a love of good food and so I thought I’d put together a few gift ideas

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Educational Gifts for Kids

As the years go by there are so many toys in shops that it can be hard to know what to buy for children at Christmas. Because of the sheer volume of toys available I love to gift something more than a simple toy, something that children can learn from as well as enjoying.

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Gifts for Gin Lovers

Regular readers will know that I’m a big gin fan and so Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a guide full of gin gifts perfect for gin lovers. Here are some ideas for the gin lover in your life.

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How to Budget for Christmas

Anyone watching our lives on social media probably think we have no money worries, don’t have to budget and spend our whole time on press trips and having a big holiday every year. But, we are like every other family. We work hard to afford our lifestyle, plan as much as possible and find times

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Perfection

At this time of year so many people are talking about their family’s perfect Christmas day or their perfect Christmas dinner. Throughout the year people talk about their perfect summer holidays, their perfect weekends, their perfect evening out and their perfect birthday plans. There’s always a lot of perfect in the online world and I

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