Monthly Archives: December 2009

Alternative Christmas Tree #2

Ok, so Kate is not pro-change when it comes to la Crimbo. Neither are some of you stuck-in-your-ways commentors! Totally fine – Christmas is all about traditions, and I have many of my own (Christmas Eve Cinema trip, Toast with real butter, at least one family member with Flu by New year – the usual…). As important as Tradition is however, I think it’s important to remember this message…


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Christmas Dog

Just because.

(via weheartit)

Alternative Christmas Tree

Maaaan trees are expensive this year. Apparently there’s a shortage or summit.

I recommend wrapping up warm, getting a thermos flask full of cocoa and going for a wintery walk in the woods picking up branches to make this:

( via you are my fave)

Make your own Christmas cards!

People do not send enough Christmas cards with themselves looking goofy on. They just don’t. Infact, I’ve only really ever seen it done in TV shows. Lame.

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Happy Christmas y’arse!

Perhaps the best Christmas tune ever – although all of them bloody great – for your listening pleasure.

Kate’s Christmas Tree

Say “hello” to my tree for 2009. Unlike Laura, I am not a fan of change when it comes to Christmas. My tree is always the same and that’s how I like it. We used to have the tradish green and red decs for the tree with random school made decorations thrown in for good measure. But Ikea tempted us with these silver beauties – which include sparkly snowflakes, stars and angels – a few years ago and this is what adorns our festive plant at the moment. The fluffy star on the top is love to me.

How do you bling up your trees?

Spice up your old Decorations

We’re all for refreshing ideas for Christmas decorating ideas that don’t cost a bomb…

Perhaps the girls-for-hire are an original idea *too* far...

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