You’ve got to love Netflix; no annoying ads, no time to keep, the ability to watch when you want and of course you can simply hit pause when unexpected visitors arrive. If that wasn’t enough, to save you from searching for something to watch, Netflix have stepped in and released the ultimate TV guide to keep… Continue reading Happy Netflixmas!
Two of my fabulous followers Olivia & Niamh are joining the Simply Homemade family today to share their festive music and memories stories. Olivia My Dad was always a big fan of music. I remember one year I bought him a cd player and some cd’s for Christmas so he could play his music. He was thrilled.… Continue reading Music & Memories at Christmas – A Guest Post
Yesterday I got crafty with a napkin and a candle. The result was super impressive. I shared it on Snapchat and got a wonderful response to it, so here it is. I’m not sure what you’d call it; decoupage maybe?? I saw it online ages ago. Naturally I cannot remember where but if anyone is… Continue reading A Christmas Candle Craft
I can’t think of Christmas without thinking of Christmas songs. They are synonymous with the season. I am taking a look back at some songs that generate particular memories for me at this time of year. Merry Christmas Everyone – Shakin’ Stevens The Christmas number one in 1985 and my first ever single. I’ve gone right… Continue reading Music & Memories at Christmas
A huge part of the build up to Christmas is curling up by the fire, lights twinkling and a choice of festive offerings to while away an hour or two as we anticipate the 25th day. Netflix have come up trumps once again with their selection of Christmas viewing, with something for everybody in the… Continue reading Christmas on Netflix
Santa visits; they’re lovely and very much a tradition at Christmas. However, they’re expensive for one child, never mind four and then of course there’s the adult charge. If our teen comes along we are paying for three adults and four children meaning it isn’t unusual to be paying close to €100 for our Santa… Continue reading Wexford Winterland Santa Train