#BrumBlogmas Day #14 – Trees

n.b. this post contains an affiliate link - you won't pay more for the purchase, but I may receive a small percentage of the cost of the product if purchased. Trees are synonymous with Christmas. Every year families all over the world decorate a tree in their own homes, but where does this tradition come… Continue reading #BrumBlogmas Day #14 – Trees


#BrumBlogmas Day #12 – Christmas Sparkle

We're pretty much at the halfway point of Blogmas now, at day 12. Today's BrumBlogmas prompt is "Christmas Sparkle". What's more Christmassy (and sparkly) than snow? Every single Christmas card around shows scenes covered in the stuff, and it's so synonymous with the season that there are countless songs about it! Because white Christmases hardly… Continue reading #BrumBlogmas Day #12 – Christmas Sparkle

BrumBlogmas Day #5 – Decorations at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens

n.b. We were invited to attend this event free of charge, and with complimentary refreshments at the concessions, but all opinions are my own. Wow, so we've already made it to day 5 of Blogmas, and today's prompt is "Decorations". As I haven't quite put my tree up I thought I would tell you about… Continue reading BrumBlogmas Day #5 – Decorations at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens