• Oh how I love this time of year. It’s no secret that I’m …

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  • ‘Is your tree up yet?!’ Is the question that seems to be on everyone’s …

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  • Not long now folks… just a few more days and the Christmas countdown will be …

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  • Toys. They seem to be taking over our home. We’ve gone from having the …

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  • Occasionally life throws us a curve-ball doesn’t it? Sometimes it’s bad, sometimes good …

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  • How to Make | Christmas Snow Globe Cookies

    Oh how I love this time of year. It’s no secret that I’m not a fan of autumn and winter but December is most definitely excused. I LOVE the festive…

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    Home Etc 157 | December Edition {and a little girls bedroom makeover}

    ‘Is your tree up yet?!’ Is the question that seems to be on everyone’s lips at the moment!! Ours is in place, but is looking decidedly ‘underdressed’. We had a…

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    Alternative Christmas Decor | Decorating a Staircase with Honeycomb Balls

    Not long now folks… just a few more days and the Christmas countdown will be well and truly on! A month today, we’ll probably just have finished our Christmas dinner…

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    Smart Storage for Toys | Meet Oslo from GLTC

    Toys. They seem to be taking over our home. We’ve gone from having the ubiquitous Jumperoo — in duplicate — sitting in the corner of our sitting room; to mounds…

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    The Style at Home Christmas Tree Challenge

    Occasionally life throws us a curve-ball doesn’t it? Sometimes it’s bad, sometimes good and every once in a while it’s downright extraordinary. Picture this: you’re heading off in one direction,…

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    295 weeks | Happy Birthday Little Blog! {Thoughts on blogging, social media and life in general}

    Yesterday I celebrated a little milestone. Another 365 days since I began The Twinkle Diaries. Another year, celebrating my little corner of the world wide web. Happy birthday little blog!…

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    Home Etc 156 | November Edition {and a garden makeover}

    Happy November Home Etc everyone!! It’s the penultimate link up of 2018 — the last one before silly season — and I anticipate that there *may* be some Christmas related…

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    Turning our back on The Throw-Away Society {#BuyWoodBuyOnce}

    There has been so much in the news about ‘sustainability’ in the last few months hasn’t there? Documentaries like Blue Planet II, showing sickening images of plastic pollution; closely followed…

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    Colour Your World | #29 Terrarium Moss

    Terrarium Moss. Whilst it’s an odd name for a colour — without even seeing it — you can imagine exactly what shade it is from those two words. I was…

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