Posts tagged christmas

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How to integrate step-families at Christmas

Christmas can be a stressful time, especially when you have a whole host of different family commitments to juggle. Jo Middleton has some top tips for bringing step-families together this Christmas


Creating Christmas Family Traditions with a New Partner

Ding dong merrily on high! ‘Tis almost the season to be jolly and this year it’s going to be extra awesome, as you have a new partner! Nice one. Finally, someone to buy you decent gifts – something to complement the ‘wonderful’ home made gifts from the children. Christmas is a great time for creating […]

Dating, Relationships

Five Christmas Dates In London For Under £30

London lifestyle blogger Sarah Moody recommends her favourite romantic and festive dates for the festive season – and all for under £30. If you’re looking for inspiration for the rest of the year, check out our 50 great London date ideas.   Skate Around the Swarovski Ice Rink at the Natural History Museum There’s a reason that […]

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The UK’s Best Winter Outdoor Ice Rinks

It’s not surprising that couples enjoy ice skating. Hand-holding is a necessity, and the stately procession around the rink is gently intimate. Outdoor ice rinks have the added aesthetic pleasures of Christmas decorations, pretty twinkling lights and backdrops containing some of Britain’s most iconic settings.

Birmingham Christmas Market

Christmas Markets in the UK

With stalls selling handmade gifts and heartwarming mulled wine, there are few more romantic date destinations than a traditional Christmas market. Once exclusively to be found in mainland Europe, you no longer have to cross the channel to enjoy a stroll amongst some seasonal stalls. If you’re planning a different December date then why not […]


Top 12 Reasons to Date Santa Claus

With his on-trend beard, sartorial uniqueness and exuberant personality, Santa has many fans. In the unlikely event you ever get to meet the great man, it might pay to ask for a date rather than a present. Here’s why.

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Five Great Christmas Gift Ideas for a Single Friend

Christmas isn’t just about couples donning matching knitwear and holding hands. It’s also about friendship and showing those closest to you how important they are. Buying a meaningful gift is one way of doing this, but it can be hard to find that special something. If you’ve reached a present-purchasing impasse, read on for a […]

Dating Unplugged

Festive things to do with single friends

Being single over the festive period doesn’t mean you can’t have fun. Team up with your single friends and try some of these ideas to fill your hearts with Christmas cheer. The festive season is a great time to team up with your single friends and have some fun together. Your friendships are just as […]

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