Monthly Archives: December 2012

Happy New Year

Team Netmums would like to wish you all a very Happy New Year and all the best for 2013.

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Blog of the Week – Ten ways with Turkey leftovers

This weeks Blog of the Week is from the wonderful Frugal Family who always has plenty of ideas for helping us  stretch our pennies a little further – which  almost all of us could do with post Christmas! This week … Continue reading

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Boxing Day

It’s Boxing Day! Apparently named either because it was the day servants of the household received a ‘Christmas Box’ from their master (very Downton Abbey) OR because boxes  placed in churches on Christmas day to collect money for the poor … Continue reading

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The night before Christmas

It’s Christmas Eve! Perhaps the most exciting night of the year with all the anticipation and excitement that lies ahead? Many families have their own Christmas Eve traditions – whether it’s snuggling in front of the TV to watch The … Continue reading

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Pixie Lott for Sports Relief

Pop star Pixie Lott recently made an inspiring visit to Lusaka, Zambia, with her mum Beverley to see how some of the money raised from this year’s Sport Relief is already hard at work changing lives across Africa. Sport Relief … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week- A perfect imperfect Christmas

Christmas chaos is all around us and nowhere more so than at the home of a Former Rock n’ Roll Mum.  Read on below as she hilariously takes us through what she has and hasn’t got ready for Christmas and asks … Continue reading

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Guest Post:Lorraine Pascale – Easy edible gifts

Today we have the wonderful Lorraine Pascale, TV Chef extraordinaire, sharing some of her fabulous edible gifts for us. We would love to know if you try out any of the recipes – just make sure that if you do you save … Continue reading

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Team Netmums: 11 sleeps til Christmas and we’re beginning to panic

This is a Facebook status update from Beth from Team Netmums that she posted up this week: ohmydaysit’snotlongtilchristmasandI haven’treallystartedchristmasshoppi ngandI’mbehindwithworkandhaveloa dsofhousestufftodoandhavenoideahowIwillgetitalldoneandstaysane. It kind of encapsulates how we’re all feeling just now with only 10 days to go until Christmas and … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week: Liar, liar, liar

Today’s Blog of the Week that has been chosen from Santa’s sack is from Distressed Housewife who gives us a lesson or two about lying to our kids when Santa is involved. As she says – ‘in for a penny, … Continue reading

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Our Elf on the Shelf

Today’s guest blog is from Fay who kindly shares with us the magic and mischief Elfie brought to her home last Christmas. If you have an elf visitor this year then you might be inspired by her elf’s antics. Do … Continue reading

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