10 best places to visit Santa in Kent 2019 – There are so many places offering opportunities to meet Santa, how do you choose where your child will have the best experience? The last thing you want is to pay a steep fee, queue for what seems like hours, only to leave feeling grumpy and… Read More 10 Best Places to Visit Santa in Kent 2019
I’ve always loved hampers and have spent many happy hours browsing (never buying!) all the lovely hampers in Harrods and Fortnum and Mason’s and planning what I would buy for those I love if I was ever lucky enough to win the lottery (because, let’s be clear, I would need to win the lottery in… Read More Win one of Five Fabulous Christmas Hampers worth £65!
9 Festive Christmas Events in Kent 2019 – Kent has some marvellously festive events around Christmas, and we have put a list of some of the best together in one place for you. You could also have a look at our best place to see Santa or our list of Christmas Markets in Kent too!… Read More 9 Best Festive Christmas Events in Kent 2019
Spectacular new illuminations will feature at Bedgebury’s popular Christmas light trail from 22 November – 30 December 2019. New trail for 2019 Vortex Tunnel illuminated by tens of thousands of LED light globes Flotilla of illuminated origami boats dancing on the shimmering lake Water Fountain Finale featuring jumping jets of light dancing in time to… Read More Illuminated Christmas Event at Bedgebury, Kent 2019
New Year’s Eve with kids near Kent I think it’s fair to say that since having kids, the plans we make to see in the New Year have changed somewhat to when we were young and carefree. Well, actually I use the word “plans” in its loosest possible meaning, as truthfully, since becoming a Mumma… Read More New Year’s Eve with kids near Kent 2019
Where are the Best Christmas Markets in Kent 2019? At Christmas I think there is nothing better than browsing a Christmas market, just as dusk settles. With a glass of mulled wine in hand, and the sweet smell of cinnamon and spice in the air, I find the twinkling lights so atmospheric! Even better with… Read More Where are the Best Christmas Markets in Kent 2019?
Ok, it’s December already and although I completely love Christmas I am starting to get stressed. It’s always the same – it’s money or at least the lack thereof! This year I will be using cashlady.com but want to try and change things next year. So, here I am committing to myself a plan to… Read More Money saving tips at Christmas
Harewood House At the beginning of December we joined friends on a visit to Harewood House near Leeds. Given the time of year we were expecting it to be in full festive swing and we were not disappointed, as you will see further down the post. The journey down the drive towards Harewood House is… Read More Christmas at Harewood House
Christmas is a fantastic time to spend at home with your loved ones. Watching Christmas movies, eating festive treats and simply enjoying being together. But, sometimes a trip can add some extra magic to what is already a wonderful occasion. There are many breath-taking sites to visit at Christmas time, and whether you are looking… Read More 5 Magical Christmas Trips