Fun DIY Easter Decor Ideas

So, it's no secret that I love decorating for Christmas. I spend way too much time (and lets be honest, probably money) decorating for Xmas. But, when it comes to other holidays, I just don't have the same enthusiasm. I think it's because I've collected Christmas Decorations over the years, but I've not put the same effort into buying ones for Easter - but luckily there are lots of really fantastic DIY Easter Decor ideas. I do love crafts, and some you can make with supplies you probably already have around the house. DIY Easter Decor Ideas I've put together…

Christmas Traditions

Christmas Candy Canes History

Everyone drools at the view of the delicious Candy Canes. It is so delicious that many, especially at Christmas, will rush for it. Candy canes are nothing but a stick candy, which has the shape of a cane and is mainly found around Christmas season. Discovered in Germany, this traditional sweet traditionally has its own flavor of peppermint along with red stripes over a white body. Although in modern times Christmas Candy Canes can be found in almost any flavour, including Bacon. Who Invented Candy Canes? The legend begins in 1670 where a Choir Master used strait, stick (unflavoured) candies…

Christmas Crafts

Handmade Advent Candle Craft with Hen Corner

Every year at the Country Living Fair I try to take in at least one or two crafting workshops. This year, I managed to do THREE. I couldn't have been happier with my choices, and my favourite one of the lot was the Advent Candle with Hen Corner. It turns out that making a beautiful Advent candle is super duper easy, if you have all your materials collected it can be done in under 45 minutes. Here's some of the basic supplies you'll need: To get started you'll want some air-dry clay (pictured above in grey, but you can use…

Christmas Decorations

Christmas Flowers from The Real Flower Company

If there's one thing about Christmas that is different for me than any other time of year, its the idea of bringing the outdoors inside. Perhaps it's something about the cold dark days that makes us crave nature, but between Christmas Trees, wreaths, garlands and other greenery. With this in mind, the the real flower company has created a range of limited edition seasonal bouquets, wreaths and centre pieces that are just the perfect way to celebrate the season with flowers.   I was gifted this stunning bouquet to review and honestly I couldn't have been more pleased. I mean,…