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Blogmas Day 23 – A surprise cake!

I’ve written before about my wedding and how we were so stressed about planning that we forgot to buy a wedding cake. Today, my family surprised me with a wedding cake (belated). It was really meaningful and lots of tears occurred. It had special silk flowers from my mother’s and grandmother’s wedding cake. I am…… Continue reading Blogmas Day 23 – A surprise cake!

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Blogmas Day 20 – The Loft Hair and Beauty

Yesterday I had the pleasure of visiting The Loft Hair and Beauty located at the glamorous waterfront in Ipswich. It was such a joy to see all the hard work of the owners in person. The details are amazing and even the handles on the drawers have been carefully designed. I had a full set…… Continue reading Blogmas Day 20 – The Loft Hair and Beauty

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Blogmas Day 9 – A very hygge Party

Saturday we held a little hygge gathering in the apartment. Close friends came to celebrate before hubby and I head back to the UK for Christmas and New Year. To give them a true British experience, we had mince pies, bucks fizz and sausage rolls. Everyone left full and Merry, which was my MO. I’m…… Continue reading Blogmas Day 9 – A very hygge Party

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Blogmas Day 6 – Party Prepping

We are having friends over this weekend for a small hygge gathering. I have been cleaning today to save time and sanity at the weekend. I’m trying to keep things simple after a busy week and just open some packets, despite watching Nigella all week! I have bought quite a lot of what I need…… Continue reading Blogmas Day 6 – Party Prepping

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Decorating My Apartment for Autumn for Free!

I love relaxing during Autumn and binge watching Autumn home decor videos is part of that. I decided that I don’t want to break the bank to do so. I used items from around the house to incorporate some Autumnal colours and textures into my apartment without spending anything. Plaid blanket with a leafy/ floral…… Continue reading Decorating My Apartment for Autumn for Free!