Stay safe in the car with cognitive behaviour therapy exercises (AD)

AD. Winter is here and gosh do we know it! We’ve already had lots of ice and frost where we live, as well as a little fog too. My thoughts have turned to getting our car ready before the long journeys visiting family and friends post Christmas. Car safety is really important to me as I’m a bit of an anxious passenger! Today I’m going to share a few tips with you on ensuring that your car is safe this Winter and talk about my own passenger anxiety a little too, and how I deal with that safely.

Stay safe this Winter with these car safety tips
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Christmas Day meal prep

Christmas is quite a big event in our home, as I’m sure it is for most people! Besides the giving of presents, we love spending lots of time together. Really this is the best part of Christmas for me. On Christmas Day I want to be able to enjoy time with my family. I’m sure you do too! I try to help make the day go a little smoother by preparing a selection of our Christmas meal accompaniments in advance. This is my Christmas Day meal prep guide and I hope you can use it to help you get organised for the big day!

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Review: The Christmas Present by Alexander McCabe + a giveaway (AD)

AD. Christmas feels like such a magical time, more so this year. We have recently moved house and I’m even more excited for Christmas than normal. We will be able to decorate our house this year, including our garden, and Daisy is 3 so is the perfect age to buy into the magic of the festive season. Christmas can be such a busy time. Between the mad dash to find the perfect gift, the visits to various relatives and all of the activities it can almost feel a little non-stop. We will be taking time this festive season, every evening, to light an advent candle together and spend some time reading together before bed. I’m gathering a selection of books to enjoy in the evenings with Daisy, as part of our bedtime routine, and I just had to tell you about ‘The Christmas Present’ as it is absolutely beautiful!

The Christmas Present - Alexander McCabe - Snow Globe Gift Set

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Christmas gifts for children (AD)

AD. We were gifted the items within this gift guide in exchange for coverage. Our daughter Daisy is 3, soon to be 4, and as such I’m quite the expert on toys for her age range now. Being an Auntie to 15 nieces and nephews means that over the years I’ve learned a thing or two about toys at Christmas time. I’ve gathered together some of my favourite Christmas gifts for children from this year for this gift guide. Hopefully you’ll find some inspiration for the little ones in your family.

Christmas gifts for children - Seekers Games

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Christmas gifts for parents (AD)

AD. We were gifted the items within this gift guide in exchange for coverage. Since becoming a parent it is fair to say that my life priorities have changed. Now I love spending evenings at home, enjoying time with family and a nice treat or two in the evenings. Christmas gifts for parents is a category I am often shopping in, as so many of the people in our family are parents to small children now. I’ve gathered together some of my favourite Christmas gifts for parents from this year for this gift guide. Hopefully you’ll find some inspiration for the overworked people in your life.

Christmas gifts for parents - Lapland Biscuiteers

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