Fun Festive Christmas Resources from Twinkl

I’m a big advocate for home learning. Why should the learning and fun stop when the kids leave school? For that reason I absolutely love Twinkl. Twinkl is an online educational publishing house, producing teaching materials for children of all ages. You can get instant access to inspirational lesson plans, schemes of work, assessment, interactive activities, resource packs, PowerPoints, at teaching ideas! However, with Christmas just five days away, I’ve been looking through their festive resources and thought I’d share them with you! You can view their Christmas Primary Resources online here, and you can also find Welsh language resources here…. [Read More]

Creating Our Own Christmas Traditions

Growing up I remember some specific details about what would happen in our house at Christmas time. Mum would make a Christmas cake every year and it always tasted delicious. We would have the whole family around ours on Christmas day and after opening our presents we would all sit around the dining table together and enjoy Christmas dinner. I remember waking up every Christmas morning to an overflowing Christmas stocking at the foot of my bed. Like most children, I imagine, I hardly slept Christmas eve for all the excitment of what the following day would bring. I swear… [Read More]

Homemade Christmas Deserts

Back in November, I wrote a post called: “The Ultimate Christmas Gift Guide 2013.” In this post I mentioned that I had been sent a Christmas cook book called: Love Food: Simple & Delicious Christmas Cookbook.  This year is the first year in which Twin Daddy and I will be staying at home Christmas day. This means I will be cooking Christmas dinner for the first time ever.  How hard can it be?  I’ll probably regret saying that! I’ve made a cooked dinner before so I’m going to assume it will be just like doing that, but with a few more… [Read More]

Be Safe This Festive Season

With Christmas just around the corner, it’s important to look after yourself properly so that you can enjoy this magical time with friends and family. Just imagine if health and safety could get hold of Santa, I’m sure he’d be in a world of trouble with some of his antics! It can’t be easy for him carrying around that big sack full of presents and squeezing down all these modern chimneys! This handy infographic, which is brought to you by First4Lawyers, shows the seven perils of being Santa Claus! The Seven Perils of being Santa was created by First4Lawyers Sponsored post