Christmas

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    Christmas

    My Top 10 Elf on the Shelf Ideas

    So, I have to admit, until a few years ago, I literally had no idea who the Elf on the Shelf was or what he did! So I certainly didn’t know there was a need for Elf on the Shelf ideas. But then my sister called me and said, the kids have found out about the Elf on the Shelf at school, and now I’ve got to get one.  So she got one but just moved him around a few times, and to be fair, the kids seemed pretty happy with that as they were only little. But they’re a little older now, so she really needs to up the…

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    Christmas table fun for everyone!

    Christmas with my family always revolves around the table. For one thing, Christmas for us is a non-stop eating and drinking marathon! But it’s also where we get to spend quality time together chatting, and most importantly having fun! It’s fair to say, the little ones tire of the table pretty quickly though, unless there’s something really cool to keep them entertained! Due to Covid, my parents and I can’t visit my sister and her young family this year, so my sister and her husband are spending their first year alone with the little ones. It’ll be special for them to be together as a family unit, but it does mean…