Story time with Santa: Christmas fun at Warwick Castle

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 Story time with Santa: Christmas fun at Warwick Castle

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

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Getting into the Christmas Spirit : The Snowman Tour 2017

Getting into the Christmas Spirit I have always found Christmas to be a magical time of year however, since having Mini the magic just gets better as I have the chance to see it through her eyes too. Once the Christmas season has started I like to plan family activities so that we can spend … Continue reading Getting into the Christmas Spirit : The Snowman Tour 2017