History in the Making

History in the Making

Tag: Blogmas

Ornament of the Day, #5

Ornament of the Day, #5

From now until Christmas, I will be sharing my favourite ornaments and their stories every Tuesday and Saturday! I collect ornaments of all kinds- our tree is not a cohesive set of ornaments, bought to be one picture but rather a mish-mash of ornaments that […]

Red and Green Wardrobe, Style File Friday

Red and Green Wardrobe, Style File Friday

I genuinely love wearing red and green, they are my two favourite colours. (Red works well in the fall and winter, and green is pretty for the spring and summer.) Unfortunately, I rarely have an excuse during most of the year to wear the two […]

My Favourite Holiday Books

My Favourite Holiday Books

From many of my blog interactions via comments, Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook, I think that many of you enjoy reading as much as I do. While I love watching holiday movies, I think I love curling up with a good holiday book even more- there […]

Chocolate Christmas Trees, Make It Monday

Chocolate Christmas Trees, Make It Monday

I’m going to be 100% honest and admit that I spend far too much time on Pinterest and Instagram looking at Christmas-themed appetisers and desserts. (If you are going to go for a theme, you may as well entirely embrace it, right?) One of my […]

2018 Reading Challenge

2018 Reading Challenge

Now that we are coming to the end of the year, and with it the end of my 2017 Goodreads challenge (and the Goodreads awards, go Lucy Worsley!), and I’ve been spending time analysing my 2017 reading. In addition to looking back at what I’ve […]

The Magic of Ugly Christmas Sweaters, Style File Friday

The Magic of Ugly Christmas Sweaters, Style File Friday

Ugly Christmas sweaters are everywhere. They are in upscale department stores, in dollar stores, book stores, and even in grocery stores; turn your head in a store in October, November, or December, and you will see them for miles. You can get sweaters that are familiar […]

BLOGMAS 2017: IT'S HAPPENING

BLOGMAS 2017: IT'S HAPPENING

Blogmas 2017: It’s finally happening!! Well, if I’m being honest, it’s already rather started. Blogmas is the most wonderful time of year for bloggers like myself who happen to be entirely enthralled by Christmas- it’s a full month of posts to celebrate the holiday season! […]

The 5 Best Holiday Movies

The 5 Best Holiday Movies

Today I’m sharing the 5 best holiday movies out there- I’ve seen pretty much every vaguely Christmas related movie out there (bar horror movies), from the big name block busters to the early morning Hallmark movies that are replayed when no one should be awake. […]

Ornament of the Day, #2

Ornament of the Day, #2

From now until Christmas, I will be sharing my favourite ornaments and their stories every Tuesday and Saturday! I collect ornaments of all kinds- our tree is not a cohesive set of ornaments, bought to be one picture but rather a mish-mash of ornaments that […]

#24daysoftea (aka David's Tea Advent Calendar)

#24daysoftea (aka David's Tea Advent Calendar)

I love Advent calendars. Even though I’m not particularly religious, they are one of my favourite parts of the holidays! Countdowns make everything more excited, and when you factor in that each day of the countdown means that you receive a tiny gift, it’s the […]