The Festive Countdown Begins …

As the festive countdown begins, our thoughts will be turning to last minute gifts, cooking the Christmas Lunch and making sure we haven´t missed anyone off the Christmas card list.

We have trawled the web to find inspiring articles and websites which are dedicated to ´all things Christmassy´ and which give useful tips, help and advice about decorations, food and gifts.

  • To get you in the festive spirit, check out Marjan´s blog: ´Christmas 4U´ which features stunning festive photography
  • Check out ´Keeping the Christmas Spirit Alive 365´ articles about decorations, gift wrapping and cooking tips
  • Take a look at Jennifer Hayslip´s article: ´My Christmas Home´ for inspiration and decorating ideas
  • For festive ideas from around the world, check out: ´Best Christmas Blogs´
  • ´Best Christmas Things´ includes traditional markets around the world, gift ideas and beautiful photography
  • Check out the excellent food ideas in: ´Scandinavian Christmas´
  • For 75 Christmas Cookie Recipes, see the ´Kid´s Activities Blog´ to keep the younger members of the family busy over the festive period
  • If you are planning a break in January to relax after the festive frenzy of December, why not book a few days at a luxurious holiday spa cottage in Windermere with hot tub, whirlpool bath for two, log burning stove and stunning facilities?