Christmas and Birthday Presents; Present Haul.

Another Christmas is over for this year. January has crept in like a sinister sister to the joyous December. People are broke, days are dank and dark. It also marks my birthday, another year older and slightly wiser. My birthday does not excite me as much as Christmas does. It is not because I am…

Consumerist Christmas

Consumerist Christmas Christmas is a time for giving. As the song beckons ‘It’s the most wonderful time of the year’, people scramble to purchase the ‘perfect’ gift for their loved ones. Family traditions are created and the whole family gather around the beautifully decorated tree to exchange gifts and then eat copious amounts of food,…

Christmas Haul 2018

Christmas haul 2018 It’s the most wonderful time of the year. I get to shop for decorations to adorn my grotto. Apart from the food, decorating the house is my favourite thing to do at Christmas. I have full control of the Christmas decorations as Mr T does not really enjoy doing interior design. Every…

Favourite Christmas Movies

Movies are a big part of Christmas in the Mrs T household. With winter meaning more time indoors, snuggling together and watching a film is a great self care activity for the whole family. I have put together a list of my favourite Christmas movies in the hope it will provide some inspiration when the…

Christmas Party Makeup

Christmas Party Makeup Christmas is the time to bring on the bling. When it comes to makeup looks, Christmas stands head and shoulders above the rest of the year with its endless possibilities. Every year I am excited to prepare my Christmas inspired makeup looks. Here I have included three different makeup looks that you…

Christmas wishlist

Christmas wish list Everyone has a Christmas wish list of coveted products that they want Santa to leave under their tree. This year I am not as excited about Christmas as I usually am, I am not sure why. This year has been a hard year; it feels like prices have shot through the roof…

Christmas Traditions At Mrs T’s 

The Elf on the Shelf
We have an elf called Pedro, he arrives on December 1st and causes mischief until Christmas eve. We have had another addition to the elf brigade this year in the shape of Pinto, the tiny elf. I started the Elf on the shelf when Sebastian was nearly two years old and he loved it although it is a bit of a chore to think of 25 different things that the Elf could do over December