Posts Tagged “Christmas”

A little bit of Christmas spirit

By | December 16, 2013

I popped into town this morning, it was raining and busy. No doubt full of people like me who are wondering where early December has gone and what crackers to buy for the festive table. M&S’s food hall was packed and this was at 930am, goodness knows what it’s like at lunchtime. I was glad […]

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The kindness of a stranger #MagicMoments

By | December 9, 2013

My Magic Moment this week comes courtesy of a lovely stranger who I’m not likely to meet again, someone who went out of his way (literally) to make D’s Christmas (although she doesn’t know it yet). There’s a new pop-up shop opened in town that sells the softest, most cuddly toys ever, Craftholic. I’d previously […]

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Our Onesie plans for Christmas

By | November 15, 2013

Below is my latest post for Kiddy Charts. Regular readers of my posts will recognise who will be wearing one of the onesie’s, maybe more. We’re aiming for a snuggly, sensory-loving Christmas and, after a long year, it will be welcomed. Thanks to Helen for the opportunity as ever x. Preparing for Christmas – the […]

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D and the Snowman #OperationSnowman

By | December 29, 2012

It was Christmas 2012 and D had fallen in love with “The Snowman” story by Raymond Briggs. She loved to read it: She watched the DVD endlessly, over and over. She would fly her little snowman toy around the room whilst the Snowman flew on the DVD. The John Lewis Christmas advert was also a […]

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Our Chrimbo 22-27th December 2012

By | December 27, 2012

Hello! Did you miss me? We’ve had a fab low-key Christmas and it’s been nice to watch some Christmas TV (some better than others..) without worrying about a 9pm deadline. Don’t worry, this isn’t a blow-by-blow account, just our highlights and funny bits. Christmas Eve night and …all through the house, everything was silent – […]

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Cracker jokes

By | December 27, 2012

We had a slight fail this Christmas in that I couldn’t find any decent children’s crackers. We salvaged any repercussions of this by reading the #crackerjokes hashtag on Twitter and there were some good ones on there, preserved below for the giggles they gave! Here’s some funnies: Why did the rocket loose his job? He […]

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Music Monday – A special performance

By | December 24, 2012

Today’s Music Monday is from D, I hope you enjoy it. D has absolutely flourished in her SN school with it’s small classes and high staff-pupil ratio. She still has her anxieties and issues but her progress in the last two years have been wonderful to see. I hope you enjoy the video, this is […]

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What’s your Elf name? #myelfnameis

By | December 24, 2012

I saw this picture on twitter last night (via Mia) and it made me laugh. My Elf name is “Pudding McJingles” Hubbie’s is Elvis Pickle Pants (LOL): T’s is Sugarplum Monkey Buns: And D’s is Happy Peppermint: A bit of fun, tweet your name using #myelfnameis if you’ve got time, lets spread some giggles Jx

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Silent Sunday

By | December 23, 2012

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