Review: Tea with Santa at Wyevale Garden Centre

Going to visit Father Christmas is something of a rite of passage for all children. Most years we visit Father Christmas at the same place, the Ice Palace outside the Mall at Cribbs Causeway. This year however, Wyevale Garden Centres at Cadbury invited us to have breakfast or tea with Santa. As the garden centre is about 30 minute drive from us, I chose to go along for tea. The garden centre itself was easy to find and the car… Continue Reading “Review: Tea with Santa at Wyevale Garden Centre”

My Sunday Photo – Father Christmas

This week we took Cheeky Chap to see Father Christmas. We weren’t too sure how he would be. We knew that it would only be a short visit and it can often take him a while to come out of his shell. We needn’t have worried; he absolutely adored his visit. His face was a picture of delight as we strolled through the magical castle. He felt special that Father Christmas knew his name, so much so that he didn’t… Continue Reading “My Sunday Photo – Father Christmas”

My Sunday Photo

I have been on the hunt for a new winter coat for a while now. I wander through the shops or browse online just keeping an eye out for that one that catches my eye. I am not a great shopper to be honest and I like things to just jump off the rails to me. With the temperature having dropped this week, I knew I would have to find that coat and I needed to find it soon. I… Continue Reading “My Sunday Photo”

Homeless at Christmas

November has arrived and for many, the countdown to Christmas begins.┬áThe John Lewis ad has aired on TV (and I am sure the Coca-Cola truck ad will no doubt follow soon, probably this weekend during X-Factor), supermarkets have several aisles full of things from Christmas themed food to decorations, both for inside and outside the home and the discussions over who you will spend Christmas with have started. If you are more organised than me, you will have started your… Continue Reading “Homeless at Christmas”