I certainly have the festive fever this winter, I’ve been doing all-sorts of things for the first time, conjuring up what I believe to be Christmas spirit. Over the past few years I’ve been a…

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First and foremost, I identify as a Roman Catholic, I am no longer a practicing Catholic (as in I no longer go to mass every Sunday) but I am still very much a believer in…

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As I mentioned in yesterday’s post, this X-mas has been full of firsts for me, including my first trip to the Christmas markets. I was invited along to experience the markets and several of the…

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I have really leaped out of my comfort zone this year when it comes to Christmas traditions and the like. If you have followed me for a while then you’ll perhaps know that Christmas doesn’t…

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I know it sounds totally implausible but I, Charlene McElhinney (22-years-old), have never had ‘a Christmas dinner’ until now. Honestly. I am such a terrible eater, and tend to stick to what I know, and…

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