November 2017

  • DIY Advent Calendar Bunting and Gift Ideas

    When I was a kid, my Gran made the most beautiful cross-stitched advent calendars for us. It was a long piece of fabric adorned with Christmassy patterns, numbers and plastic hoops to tie the gifts on. My mother would meticulously wrap 50 presents or sweets (for my brother and I) and tie each one with a ribbon to each of…

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  • Flutter by Superdrug – Gift Guide and Advent Calendar

    Flutter is a range by Superdrug that’s aimed at tweens and young teens. The cute products sporting quirky imagery like kittens with wings or llamas wearing sunglasses, is perfect for those who are starting to experiment with colour cosmetics and want to stay on trend. The range is quite extensive, from makeup tools and cosmetics to body care items such…

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  • Superdrug Bloom Advent Calendar

    This stunning advent calendar sold out SO FAST and it’s easy to see why. Behind twelve beautiful windows, are twelve even more exquisite bottles of eau de toilette from Superdrug’s Bloom range. (I am going to exchange “eau de toilette” with “fragrance” or “perfume” for the sake of readability. If you would like to know the difference between eau de…

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  • Playmobil 1.2.3 Christmas on the Farm Advent Calendar

    If your little ones are into role playing games, then they will love this advent calendar too. Inside the Playmobil 1.2.3 Christmas on the Farm Advent Calendar you get 28 pieces ranging from farm animals and produce, to Santa’s sleigh complete with gifts as well as Santa himself – everything you need to recreate a Christmas on the farm scene.…

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  • Seth’s First Lego – Duplo Number Train

    My grandmother is a Dane, so Lego, Hama Beads and Hygge, among other crafts and traditions, were a very big part of my childhood. My brother and I played with the Lego blocks that my dad passed down to us, and each Christmas my grandparents would gift us a box of Legos to add to our collection. Everyone in my…

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  • Crayola Christmas Countdown Activity Advent Calendar

    As a lover of stationery and crafts, this calendar makes me very happy. At first glance, this advent calendar appears to be filled with stationary only, but if you open the secret door at the back, you get an activity pack too. Each item of stationery is related to a specific activity. The instructions for each activity is printed on…

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