Decorating for Christmas

Fa la la la la, la la la la.... I LOVE Christmas decorating!  I had a photo shoot last month in the house for a Christmas decorating feature to go out next year in a magazine, and as it was not quite December it didn't feel 'christmassy,' (although the photos I saw looked beautiful). Plus … Continue reading Decorating for Christmas


Planning Christmas table decorations

Yes, I am really a bit sad, I freely admit it!  I spent this afternoon messing about with the dining table, china, glasses, cutlery and so on, so as to plan upcoming Christmas entertaining in advance. We have 3 lunches to do over the Christmas period, including the biggie on Christmas Day, and rather than … Continue reading Planning Christmas table decorations

Christmas is a-coming…

Carol service dates are set, the turkey is ordered and the house is now officially dripping in decorations and lights. This year I have scaled down the excessive decorations that I normally get carried away with, especially adorning the stairs that wind up through the house, as it became quite tricky to find the handrail … Continue reading Christmas is a-coming…