10 Reasons why a Christmas Birthday sucks

I have the misfortune to have been born in December. Not just in December but right in the middle of the festive period. I’m always being told ‘How wonderful, How festive, so many presents…and Oh! All those parties!’ Meh! It’s time to put the record straight. 1) Nobody really actually cares about your birthday There’s only one Birthday that matters in December and that belongs … Continue reading 10 Reasons why a Christmas Birthday sucks

Winter lights

Another outdoor, festive event in another of my favourite local places. A local country house and gardens gets its glad rags on for Christmas, albeit very tastefully. More shimmer and winter festivities rather than full on bling and tinsel. During the busy run up to Christmas it’s so nice to get outside and be inspired by nature. Merry Christmas Everyone Love from Muddy Mum Continue reading Winter lights

Santa tracking – finding the magic this Christmas.

One of my prevalent Christmas memories of childhood is sitting by the window, for hours on end, wishing with all my might for a glimpse of Santa and his sleigh dashing across the sky. Last year my wish finally came true. It was just as magical as I’d always expected it to be. Warning. If you want your children to sleep on Christmas eve do … Continue reading Santa tracking – finding the magic this Christmas.