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2014 Organise Yourself A Merry Little Christmas Series – STARTS NEXT WEEK

Can you believe there is only 55 days until Christmas? It is now time to start preparing for Christmas.  Over the past few years I have shared a Christmas series – Organise yourself a Merry Little Christmas through November and December. By following along in the series and completing a few simple tasks now it won’t […]

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  • Lyndal

    I look forward to this series every year, before reading your blog I could never be organised for Christmas. Last two years it was all planned and irganised thanks to you Kat. Can’t wait to start this year.ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Fantastic Lyndal.:)ReplyCancel

  • Sarah Codling

    I am excited and can’t wait to start organising For Christmas. It is my favourite time of year and although I am generally fairly well organised, the past few months have left me totally unorganised with piles of washing and cleaning and I’m looking forward to getting it all back together. My mum passed away 3 weeks ago, so it will be a new experience for all our family this Christmas and anything to make it go more smoothly is very appreciated.ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Sarah I am so sorry to hear about your Mum, thinking of you hun. Follow along with the series it will help you take the thinking out of how to plan for Christmas, filled with some recipes you may enjoy too.ReplyCancel

  • 55 sleeps til Christmas – can’t be true!!

    I did a tutorial a few years back for a craft/food thing I’ve made every Christmas for nearly 30 years! Lolly Holly is great for kids to make and really jazzes up your Christmas wrapping or is a great little present for kids to give their friends.

    I hope you don’t mind – I’ve included the link below if you’re interested and I’d be happy if you choose to share it (or just try it with your own kids)!

    http://angesramblings.blogspot.com.au/2009/12/advent-day-6-tutorial.htmlReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Thank you Ange! I have just had a look! What a fantastic idea! I love it, thank you for sharing.:)ReplyCancel

Elf on the shelf antic ideas

Soon Elf on the Shelf will arrive into many homes. Elf is really mischievous while the kids are sleeping, turning milk green, spilling cereal over the bench or one of my favourites is writing on lipstick that the bathroom is messy. The kids have so much fun finding him each morning. Here are some of the antic ideas I have shared over the past few years.

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Christmas Gift Ideas – Jewellery

Brass Teardrop on Silver Earrings Brass outline teardrops on a sterling silver earhook. Available from:  Down That Little Lane Miss Knotlace One accessory, multiple uses, a Miss Knotlace offers endless possibilities – necklace, bracelet, hair accessory, choker, belt and more!  FREE shipping in Australia and multiple colours/sizes too – an ideal gift for any girl in your […]

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