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Wellbeing in Autumn and Winter: how to thrive and not just survive

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Wellbeing in Autumn and Winter: how to thrive and not just survive

In the UK, autumn and winter can be tough months to get through. They can be dark, wet, cold and grey, not very cheerful times of the year apart from perhaps Christmas! For a lot of us, this can manifest as a low mood, craving really carby and stodgy meals and as desire to just […]

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De-stress Your Christmas Day.. by Rosie Green

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De-stress Your Christmas Day.. by Rosie Green

I’d love to be one of those people for whom Christmas is a breeze, but sadly I am not. I am always the one who, at 6pm on Christmas Eve, is frantically buying the weird variation of brandy butter and ten emergency forks, whilst speed dialling John Lewis because it turns out the put-you-up-bed is […]

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5 Tricks to Stay Sane in the Kitchen Over the Festive Season

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5 Tricks to Stay Sane in the Kitchen Over the Festive Season

Christmas Cooking Tips 1. Buy disposable baking trays for the big day. Wilko and Tesco have lots of these and they are so worth the money, they are just brilliant. Cook Christmas lunch and throw away, no washing up. I’m not normally keen on waste like that, but one day a year, it really helps to […]

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December loves from our Mummy Blogger

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December loves from our Mummy Blogger

The festive season is in full swing and December has been a very busy time of preparation and planning for us at Little Wood. We have been enjoying lots of Christmas activities and days out, as well as making our home cosy and pretty for the season. So, without further ado, here are our December […]

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Try it Tuesday…Home comforts

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Try it Tuesday…Home comforts

Tuesday 16th December Home comforts… Sleep in your guest room to see what would make it comfortable.    

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12 days of Christmas – as chosen by you!

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12 days of Christmas – as chosen by you!

Thanks for telling us what makes the 12 days of Christmas so special to you!   13th December. The Preparation. ‘I absolutely love the advent season – counting back the days to Christmas, whilst getting busy with baking, present wrapping, decorating our home and making a wreath for the door.’ Clara. ‘Christmas starts for me […]

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Present shopping sorted in seconds!

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Present shopping sorted in seconds!

Gifting made easy. Find the perfect present for a… 1. Teenager. Skimpy party dresses reveal acres of limbs so ensure they look healthy & glowing with our Shimmer Body Butter, £10. With a hook to hang it on the tree, it’s the perfect mix of girlish and grown up.   2. Mum. Endless meals on the table, lists of presents […]

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Glitter for Grown Ups – The rules

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Glitter for Grown Ups – The rules

No longer just for schoolgirsl, eye-catching glitter is now adding glamour to make up everywhere from the fashion shows to the red carpet. Here’s how to ensure yours is playful rather playschool!                   For a subtler look go for smaller glitter particles. Larger flecks are for making a standout […]

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Rosie Green on creating her Sanctuary at Christmas

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Rosie Green on creating her Sanctuary at Christmas

For me creating a sanctuary at Christmas is all about warmth & light (problematic as my husband is not keen on spending on either!).   Here are a few of my favourite things… 1. Shopping for & then displaying new Christmas tree decorations (I allow myself two!). I love Gisela Graham at Liberty. 2. Creating […]

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Reasons to love the Christmas countdown!

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Reasons to love the Christmas countdown!

Okay advent calendars in September might be overkill, but there’s no reason to be bah humbug. We list why the lead up to Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year.             ‘You can legitimately wear a bobble hat to cover a bad hair day.’ Rosie Green, Beauty Editor. […]

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