Christmas

A personalised online video message for your child from Santa

December 17, 2009

Someone sent me this link to the Portable North Pole TV. You can personalise a message from Santa for your child that they can then watch online. Santa knows their name, what they want for Christmas, the colour of their eyes and hair etc. He even has a picture of them in his book. All details […]

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A personalised online video message for your child from Santa

December 17, 2009

Someone sent me this link to the Portable North Pole TV. You can personalise a message from Santa for your child that they can then watch online. Santa knows their name, what they want for Christmas, the colour of their eyes and hair etc. He even has a picture of them in his book. All details […]

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Taking a Ride on the Santa Express at Selfridges

December 16, 2009

It was with great excitement that we (myself and a friend, plus our two, two-year old girls) arrived at Selfridges this morning to take a ride to the North Pole on the Santa Express. We had prebooked tickets at the beginning of November (Harrods, our prefered choice was fully booked) and it all seemed very well […]

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Getting into the 'spirit' of things, this Halloween

October 28, 2009

Americans (adults and children) certainly know how to celebrate traditional events such as July 4th, Thanksgiving, Halloween and Christmas, in fact any event, in true style. They completely go to town, they throw parties, dress up, put up lights and decorations everywhere, and cook feasts fit for kings. You name it, they do it, and it’s often all about […]

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Getting into the 'spirit' of things, this Halloween

October 28, 2009

Americans (adults and children) certainly know how to celebrate traditional events such as July 4th, Thanksgiving, Halloween and Christmas, in fact any event, in true style. They completely go to town, they throw parties, dress up, put up lights and decorations everywhere, and cook feasts fit for kings. You name it, they do it, and it’s often all about […]

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Ho Ho Ho, Santa is very busy this year

October 20, 2009

Eek! It’s that time of year already, Christmas is coming. Sorry to depress you all, it’s only 10 weeks away! Last year I tried (without success) to get tickets to see Father Christmas at Harrods or Selfridges for my 1 year old. I was so disappointed, but thinking back, it was definitely more for my […]

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