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3 Things you can do with unwanted presents


The holiday is over and you are sorting through the presents. It’s okay to say that there are gifts you don’t like. We all get them. Maybe the kids got two of the same things or they already had one for their birthday. Whatever the reason, here are 3 things…

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Family Christmas Traditions


I’m one of those people who think that family Christmas traditions are important. Family life is a matter of moments, and traditions are a wonderful way of treasuring those moments in time. It builds your identity as a family and makes what you do unique, special and inclusive. Christmas traditions…

Fun Christmas recipe ideas

12 fun Christmas recipe ideas


With Christmas fast approaching I have been on the lookout for some fun Christmas recipe ideas that will not only delight the kids, but are also easy to make. Here’s a collection of some of the cutest Christmas ideas I have discovered. Some are so simple that the kids can create…

Christmas on a budget

Surviving Christmas on a budget


Christmas is just about here and for many people the mere mention of it makes them sweat. It can put a big strain on already stretched finances with so much spending concentrated into one part of the year. Some people are really organised and have already got a stash of presents…

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5 Unique Christmas gift ideas for kids


It’s that time of the year again. If you’re at the verge of panic, let us help you figure out some Christmas gift ideas for the kids. It may be tempting to go through the rows and rows of plastic toys made in China. But this Christmas think about a…

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5 Unique Christmas gift ideas for her


Are you scrambling for gift ideas? Or perhaps you are confused on what to put on your own wishlist. Here are five unique Christmas gift ideas for her. Ones that you can put on your own list as well. Maybe you don’t want to give the same gift each year….

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10 best places to hide Christmas presents from the kids


As my kids get older, they’re getting much harder to hide Christmas presents from. They know they must be somewhere, and that fact drives them crazy. I’ve been keeping this year’s stash of presents at work, far away from snooping children, but as Christmas approaches it’s time to start thinking…