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Why I Don’t Want the Perfect Christmas this Year

Guest Post by Abi Jones from Something About Baby Everyone who knows me, knows that I’m a bit of a perfectionist.  I am your typical Pinterest mum. I have this deep rooted need to make sure every tiny detail is perfect and planned to the last second!   Holidays have an hour by hour itinerary, days out are planned using many, many lists and birthdays and special occasions are organised months (years…) in advance!  I always have so many plates spinning, I don’t know what’s what most days. So of course Christmas is going to be one of the most planned-in-detail…

Family Christmas Traditions

How to Start Planning for Christmas in September

Guest Post By Cassie Fairy from My Thrifty Life If you haven’t already started to plan for Christmas yet… why not?! It’s only three months away, people! You can start planning for the festive season at any time of year (and don’t let anyone tell you otherwise!) but there are some specific things that you can do in the month September to get a head start and help make your Christmas as stress-free as possible. Photo by Budget, plan and start saving One of the most important things you can do to prepare for Christmas is financial planning. After all,…