#Day 16 – Build Something Together

When was the last time you made something with your hands and played with it? Perhaps it was only a couple of days ago, or perhaps you cannot remember. Today’s challenge is to get down on the floor with your kids, or with your spouse if you don’t have kids yet, and build something from…

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#Day 13 – Have A Christmas Tree Picnic

There is something special about eating your food outside, whilst sitting on a rug on the ground. Don’t ask me why, but it always feels like more of an occasion to have a picnic, rather than simply eating up at the table . Perhaps it has something to do with the way time is stretched…

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#12 Phone A Friend

Is there a friend you haven’t spoken to in a while? Maybe you’ve had text from them, but every single time you’ve intended to reply, you’ve become waylaid by the many distractions of life. Or perhaps they’ve been on your heart for ages and you haven’t spoken to them in years, but for some reason…

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#11 Leave a Little Love Note

I don’t know about you, but I love receiving words of love, whether romantic, familial or of friendship. It can be the little moment in a day which lifts my mood.Perhaps some words in a text or on a post-it note from my husband, telling me that he loves me and why, or saying that…

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#Day 10 – Deck The Halls With Boughs of Holly

You may have already decked your halls.Or perhaps like me, you are waiting for December to be a little further along before you decorate your house and declare Christmas officially open. Either way, going out and finding something natural that you pick yourselves, and bringing it in to your home, is a wonderful way of…

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#Day 9 – Make Someone A Meal

How lovely is it when you don’t have to cook for the evening meal – particularly if it is just you at home, or if you are going through a difficult season, or if your kids are sick, or your finances are so tight that feeding your family is a struggle right now, or simply…

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