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History of Father's Day

Potted History of Father’s Day in the UK

The Introduction of Father’s Day in the UK Whilst Mother’s Day is a traditional UK Christian day, also known as ‘Mothering Sunday’, the origination of Father’s Day  is relatively recent. To find out more, we’ve put together a potted history of Father’s Day in the UK. The UK took on […]

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Unique gift ideas for Mother's Day

Beautiful, unique gift ideas for Mother’s Day

For new mums, mums to be, grandmothers, mothers-in-law, step mothers and even great grandmothers, we have a whole lot of beautiful, unique gift ideas for Mother’s Day to inspire and show your love. Not sure what to get your mum for Mother’s Day this year, that isn’t a last-minute afterthought, […]

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10 Facts on the History of Valentine’s Day in the UK

Obviously, as a UK online retailer, we are very aware of all the annual occasions in the UK, but when we were putting together some ideas for the 14th February, it struck us that we didn’t know much about the history of Valentine’s Day in the UK. Of course, we […]

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Valentine's Gifts

Valentine’s Gifts: Should You Bother?

I suppose my husband and I are relatively ‘newly-weds’ when you consider we’ve been married for three years. Even so, when it comes to valentine’s gifts, Mark and I sort of feel like we’ve ‘been there, bought that, and got the tee-shirt!’ Of course, we’ve done the dining out but […]

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5 Seasonal Ideas to Do Christmas Well

5 Seasonal Ideas To Do Christmas Well

Creating a warm, cosy and welcoming nest for the Christmas season is important to home lovers, as it keeps everyone merry and snug throughout the festive period. But what about looking after yourself too? There’s the stress and anxiety of gift buying, food shopping, house decorating; let alone the colds, […]

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