Monthly Archives: December 2009

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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Scrooge? Be Gone! – #5

Eat mince pies – yum. It’s Christmas in pastry!

Cake of the Week #25 – Santa Cakes is coming to town

We continue on our Christmas Caketacular road this week with Father Christmas himself

Toooooo cute!

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Scrooge? Be Gone! – #4

Dress your dog up in a Santa hat! It’s Christmas, but really cute.

(photo via We Heart It)

Shhhh! Secret Crafts!

Don’t tell anyone, but we’re working on some super awesome crafts for Christmas! For reasons relating to the joy of seeing a surprised friend at Christmastime, most of them can’t be posted (YET), but we had to say SOMETHING because we’re just too excited!

Secret Crafts = Yes! Secret Smile ruining David Tennant for everyone = NO.

 Secrets will be revealed soon, in time for you all to get your butts into gear and make some yourself – never fear x

Scrooge? Be Gone! – #3

Make an orange stuffed with cloves. It’s the easiest and the most Christmassy smelling decoration. It’s Christmas in a fruit!

(photo from Stephanie Levy)

Scrooge? Be Gone! – #2

Have a Gingerbread Latté. It’s Christmas in a cup!

(photo via Pretty Foods)