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An Eco Gift Wrapped Christmas

A few gift wrapping ideas to get you going. Christmas traditionally screams excesses, gift wrap strewn everywhere Christmas morning, too much to eat, too much to drink, too many tubs of Celebrations.  Actually, swipe that, is there such a thing as too many tubs of Celebrations?  Anyhow, this year seems a good year to bring […]

To Gift List Or Not To Gift List

blog on gift lists

How do you react when you are presented with a gift list by someone?  Do you rejoice that you have been given some ideas and do not have to go trawling round the shops and spend all night clicking away online shopping?  Or do you react with a ‘how very dare they’ in your best […]

An Organised Christmas Countdown – Week 2

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Can you believe it?  Only 2 weeks left till Christmas so you can guess what we are going to be doing this week, gift wrapping! Now you will fall into one of two categories here, the love its, or the loathe its. The love its You are the type to have read our wrap it […]

An Organised Christmas Countdown – week 3

food planning blog

Food Shop Week.  We do like our fanciful names for our weeks don’t we! Hopefully you have been really good and done your tasks set in food’n’cards week so your freezer was cleared from the random bits filling it and have started to refill with your batch cooking.  Now is time to do the Christmas […]

An Organised Christmas Countdown – Week 5

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With five weeks to go many of us are fully engrossed into our Christmas shopping by now, others are in denial and hiding from the whole thing till December but whatever happens you need to know your rights and keep your shopping organised. Start Organised and Save Money Go get an envelope or a small […]

9 Reasons Why You Should Be Doing Your Christmas Shopping Early

Shopping tips

Do you sit there and moan whenever people start talking about Christmas in the beginning of November?  Christmas is in December and that is where it should stay?  It’s only the marketing that makes us start on at us about Christmas in November?  Right? Wrong!  It is very different to putting up your Christmas decorations […]

An Organised Christmas Countdown – Week 6

Christmas Countdown

Wait for it, wait for it – Food’n’Cards Week (do you think we need to work on our titles?) This week you have a few more tasks, the more you do now the less manic December is going to feel.  Sorry, you will thank me for it later. You may have noticed the Christmas cards […]

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