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Tag: Christmas

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

Hello everyone, and happy December! On Thursday night I went to a carol service. I don’t know if something was put in the mince pies, but it hit me with a sudden wave of Christmas excitement! To celebrate the beginning of the festive season I […]

This is Halloween! How I make my apartment festive.

This is Halloween! How I make my apartment festive.

Halloween is nearly here! As you will be able to tell, I am quite excited about it. I love autumn/Halloween and I always try my best to get into the festive spirit. I thought I would share with you guys some simple touches that have made […]

Autumnal Equinox

Autumnal Equinox

Today is 22 September: the autumn equinox (when day and night are roughly the same length) and the first official day of autumn, or Fall as it’s known in the US. Like many of us, I am always up for a heated debate about what […]

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Cheers! 12 months of hard work, complete. The chance to rest, relax, eat too much food, drink mulled wine and have fun with friends and family is upon us – so make the most of it! Your hard work has hopefully paid off, and we […]

The Most Last Minute Gift Ideas on a Budget

The Most Last Minute Gift Ideas on a Budget

I remember writing a post at the end of November last year exclaiming my plans to be an organised Christmas shopper and not cut it close to xmas eve, and I did! I was organised and had finished shopping early December. But that was 2015, and 2016 is […]

Make the Most of Your Christmas!

Make the Most of Your Christmas!

Ho, Ho, Ho! It’s that time of year already! For new students from across the country, and even further afield, Christmas is probably the first opportunity to go back and see friends and family after a long period of time and it’s important to make […]

A Christmassy Getaway

A Christmassy Getaway

My sister and I team up every year to get our Christmas presents for our family, and every year we try to go to a different city to do our shopping. My sister recently moved to London, therefore we decided to do our shopping in London this […]

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

ust a quick post to say I hope you all enjoy the holidays!! I won’t be blogging next week as it will be Christmas Day and I’ll be spending some much needed time with my family. I feel like I take a lot of things for granted […]