10 things I liked and loved in December

January 5, 2016

I’m a bit late posting this but as I’ve decided to do this every month this year I’m starting as I mean to go on. Looking back on December there were loads of things I liked and loved. Here are my top 10 things I liked and Loved.

1. All things Christmas. I love the twinkly fairy lights, Gingerbread lattes, frosty mornings (although we haven’t had many) and the general excitement on the build up to Christmas. 

 

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2. Watching Finlay as a sheep in his Nativity and Kyle singing Carols at their Christmas concerts. 

3. Taking Ava to the Winter Wonderland at one of the local Garden Centres and seeing her little face as she explored everything.

 

Enjoying winter wonderland at Wyvale. Love her xx #littlefierceones

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4. Our trip to Birmingham to the Christmas Market. The stay at Travelodge was a bit of a disaster (review to come) but it was nice to spend some time with James and Ava.   IMG_4588   5. Our Night Off together thanks to Mamas and Papas.

 

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6. Hogwarts in the Snow, a magical day out.

 

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7. Mead Open Farm and seeing Santa. Such a lovely family day out.

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  8. Christmas Eve. Building a Gingerbread House, Christmas Eve Box, Special bath bomb, new Pyjamas (Thanks Monsoon), watching Santa flying over the house, sprinkling Reindeer food, watching a film with Hot Chocolate, putting out the sacks and stockings and food for Santa, Cuddles and Christmas stories, Excited Children and an excited Mummy.

 

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9. Christmas Day, although it did have its problems with the boys visiting their Dad it was still a lovely day. Ava wore a beautiful dress and the boys looked very smart with their clothes from Monsoon. 

 

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10. Having time to spend with the family. It’s been so nice having time off from work and being able to spend quality time with everyone. 

 

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40 responses to “10 things I liked and loved in December”

  1. Aw I’m so pleased you’ve decided to join in with my liked and loved theme for ten things 🙂 I love reading positive posts, and it sounds like you had a brilliant month minus the Travelodge slight disaster 😉

    Stevie xx

  2. Julie S says:

    Such lovely photos! The holidays are so great to photograph, so much joy and all those fun decorations 🙂
    I would love for you to also link this up to my #GratitudeGoals linky 🙂

  3. Becster says:

    Love your photos! Great things in December.. Christmas is so magical with little ones! <3 Sorry to hear about your Travelodge disaster but I'm interested to hear about it! 🙂 x

  4. Such lovely photos! Sounds like you’ve had a really special Christmas with your lovely family. Your little girl looks so sweet in her Christmas outfits! X

  5. Natalie says:

    A lovely little list with some lovely pictures. December has to be my favourite month, there is nothing better than sparkly lights and putting the tree up and most of all having lots of family time, x

  6. Helen says:

    So many lovely and special memories created in 2015! I absolutely LOVE Ava’s sequin dress she wore for Christmas – I’ve been looking for something like that for my daughter’s first birthday. Here’s to making many more happy memories in 2016 – happy new year! 🙂 #PicknMix

    Helen x

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  7. Tracey Abrahams says:

    It looks like you had a wonderful December. The Hogwarts day must have been very cool, I would like to do that myself.
    I also love Ava’s tutu pyjamas, soo cute!
    #picknmix

  8. Lovely photo’s. Ava’s Christmas day dress is lovely. #Picknmix

  9. Crummy Mummy says:

    Amazing photos! What a nice record! #picknmix

  10. What a stunning shot of Ava in that beautiful dress. You had a wonderful December month, great memories and thanks for sharing x

  11. Such lovely photos Eilidh! You obviously had a fantastic Christmas. Ava is so cute 🙂 Happy New Year to you all! #PicknMix

  12. Oh her little sequin Christmas dress is so grogeous you have a few things on there I would like to try next year – go to a Christmas fair and Hogwarts – Happy new year 🙂 #picknmix

  13. Julie Downes says:

    Oh what lovely photos. I love the idea of 10 things you liked in the month too, great positive thing to do. Your little girls dress is gorgeous! #picknmix

    • The ten things idea is part of my ten things linky so feel free to join in 🙂 I love when people do as I love reading such positive posts – it;s my smiley post and reads of the month 🙂

      Stevie x

  14. Looks like you had a fab December and Christmas. Hogwarts in the snow looks fantastic – I’d love to go this time of year! I’ve been before but never at Christmas #PicknMix

  15. Cheryl @ ReimerandRuby says:

    Lovely list of lovely things in December… truly December is a busy month for everyone. Gorgeous photos! #PicknMix

  16. Gorgeous photos! Sounds like it was a lovely month 🙂 #picknmix

  17. What a magical Christmas you had! You looked gorgeous for your night out on the town. The Birmingham Christmas markets sound fab. Ava’s dress is stunning. I adore Christmas too. It’s the most magical time of year. Thanks so much for hosting #Picknmix x

    • MummyandMonkeys says:

      I do love Christmas, I was a bit sad the other day when I saw all the Christmas stuff int he sales in the shops x

  18. Gorgeous pics!I loved the Harry Potter Studios and would love to have gone to Hogwarts in the snow!Ava’s dress in 9. really is beautiful xx #picknmix

  19. Sounds like you’ve had a lovey December. I love the pic of Ava at Winter Wonderland – soo cute! #picknmix

  20. Silly Mummy says:

    Most of these are what I loved in December too: all things Christmas, Winter Wonderland, Christmas markets, Christmas Eve & Christmas Day. Wish I’d been to Hogwarts in the snow, though, as looks amazing! #picknmix

  21. Kirsty says:

    Sounds like you had a wonderful December. I do love Christmas and December. Now it’s January I can’t wait until spring though now it’s just cold and miserable #picknmix

  22. Love your photos, they have captured those special moments xx #PicknMix

  23. What a busy and fabulous December you all had. Lots of great pics and lovely days out. Christmas eve sounded magical and I think I just fell in love with Ava’s christmas day dress! Emily #PcikNMixFridays

  24. Beth says:

    All those photos are lovely! It’s nice looking back isn’t it

  25. Looks like December has been one of your highlights in 2015? Ava looks so beautiful at the Winter Wonderland at one of the local Garden Centres and in her shimmering dress. Absolutely gorgeous! Glad to see you had a great December. x

  26. Jenny says:

    Oh what a lovely roundup of happy memories. I love this. Adorable photos too hunny. I hope you have a lovely new year ahead. Thank you so much for linking up to Share With Me blog hop. I hope to see you again this week for another great round. #sharewithme

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