November 20, 2016

There is no denying it, Christmas changes once you have children.  Long gone are the Christmas Eve nights out and the relaxed wine filled Christmas dinners.  They've now been replaced with early night Christmas Eve's and rushed Christmas dinners.  We spoke to a few of...

November 13, 2016

Yes the wait is over! The Christmas ads are here! Yippee!  

Not On The High Street - Magic is Real

As someone who in my day job is one of the 5000 partners (or elves in this case) of Not On The High Street, I love this ad on so many levels which is why they are my 2016 f...

November 10, 2016

And it's here!  I don't really remember Christmas adverts being a thing when I was younger, apart from the Coca Cola, Holidays Are Coming and the Yellow Pages one no others come to mind. In 2011 that all changed when John Lewis made Christmas adverts a thing when they...

November 10, 2016

Ok, so it's not officially John Lewis day but because their highly anticipated Christmas commercial airs today we thought we would make it John Lewis Day. And why not?  A few of the Christmas ads have aired...none have grabbed me yet so it's all resting on John Leiws,...

November 6, 2016

Hi Maria Isabel! Welcome to The Christmas Edit. Tell us a little bit about yourself?

¡Hola! My name is Maria Isabel Sánchez Vergara and I'm a creator, author and writer.  I started writing children's books a week after my twin nephews were born and I just realised I wan...

October 20, 2016

We are so, so, so, so, so, soooooo EXCITED about this!!  Not only is Selfridges our favourite shop ever but their Christmas windows are always a highlight of the season.  The sheer artistry that has gone into them this year is amazing. Have a look for yourself!...

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Welcome to the Christmas Edit, a new blog bringing you an edit of all things Christmas.  Covering everything from where to go, what to buy, who to see and what to make.

Brought to you by a Christmas loving mother and journalist who is here to help you through the festive season!