6 Family Shows to see near Birmingham for Christmas 2018

I love Christmas, all the build up, sparkle and delicious food. Christmas is also an opportunity for great family time together. Team Mack love going to the theatre and watching lots of different family shows. A family show at Christmas time definitely helps me to get into the festive spirit. I've written a round up … Continue reading 6 Family Shows to see near Birmingham for Christmas 2018

Christmas fun at Warwick Castle: Story time with Santa

The first weekend of December hit and I was excited to get into the Christmas spirit with some family fun. We decided to use our Merlin Annual Passes to visit Warwick Castle, we'd visited earlier in the year to see the jousting and were looking forward to the Castle looking festive and wintery. As soon … Continue reading Christmas fun at Warwick Castle: Story time with Santa

Miracle on 34th Street: The Muscial at The New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

Miracle on 34th Street (the 1994 Richard Attenborough version) is one of my all time favourite Christmas movies. So when I had the opportunity to go along to see The Birmingham and Midland Operatic Society's musical version, I jumped at the chance. I was hoping the show would help me to get in the mood … Continue reading Miracle on 34th Street: The Muscial at The New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

Christmas gifts for under £5 with Sports Direct

#sdfiverchallenge with Sports Direct and Britmums Now that its November I'm officially allowed to start thinking about Christmas shopping. Between Mr Mack and I we have 12 nieces and nephews, along with other family and friends to buy for, which all adds up. Therefore I'm always keen to buy presents that offer great value for … Continue reading Christmas gifts for under £5 with Sports Direct