Tag Archives: christmas

10 Things I Hate About Winter

I hate winter. It’s alright, until Christmas. For a while, the cold, dark days, mean Christmas is approaching. There’s an excitement. The disgusting cold mornings are “fresh” the frost is “festive”, and there’s a hope of snow. Then, suddenly, Christmas is over. Its January. It’s vile! Dark. Yes, I like snuggling up in my pyjama’s… Read More »

Brie and Cranberry Rolls

I have been on a slight bread baking binge over the last few weeks. It’s great, I’m learning a lot, and getting a feel for it. I find the more I make, the more I just know how its meant to look, feel and smell. I’ve now stopped looking for recipes, and completely just started… Read More »

My 10 Favourite Things About Christmas

Christmas is fast approaching. In some ways, it seems to be closing in ridiculously fast. In others, it seems like absolutely ages since I wrote that first Christmas post. I’m still not feeling overly Christmassy. I’ve finished all my shopping, the tree is up, and all the school special events are well underway. Yet I… Read More »

Our Day at Cbeebies Nutcracker Festival

In Sheffield, we’re lucky enough to have some amazing theatres. This year the CBeebies pantomime is being filmed at the Crucible, today! Unfortunately, I didn’t know about this until yesterday so we didn’t get tickets for the show. However, the lovely people at Cbeebies put on a fantastic Christmas festival outside. About the Cbeebies Nutcracker… Read More »