Christmas can seem forced, everybody’s favourite holiday is great and all, but exactly what about that plastic reindeer screams Christmas spirit, Deborah? If you’re tired of cheesy and pointless decorations; maybe it’s time to look for something more unique or handmade to add a real touch of magic to Christmas. You’re in the right place!
We’re officially in December, and that means chocolate, snow, lights and new stuff. Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without the presents, but there’s no shame in getting a little something for yourself either! If you shop now, most furniture and decorations will be there before grandma arrives.
If you find yourself wishing “if you only I had more time to spruce up before the mother in law comes over”, worry no longer! Everyone has 5 minutes each day to get a few things done that can completely change a room for the better. Set a timer before you get to work to make sure you’re not getting bogged down on one thing, you’ll be surprised at what you can accomplish in so little time!
Hands up if you’re secretly jealous of that one friend who goes completely OTT on Christmas. Same, but we’re not jealous of the bill! If you’re looking for a great Christmas this year but you don’t want to splash out, we’ve collected some top tips for saving money during the most expensive time of the year.