In The Netherlands, there are two days of celebrating Christmas. We, however, celebrate Christmas day, and Boxing Day. Not every country celebrates this, though there are quite a few you might not know about. But, what does Boxing Day mean, exactly? Well, let me explain! What’s Boxing Day? Boxing Day is a holiday celebrated after… Continue reading Today is Boxing Day, but what is it?
I want to wish each and every single one of you a very Merry Christmas or Happy Holidays in case you don’t celebrate Christmas! I hope you’ll have an amazing day celebrating it with your loved ones, friends and family! I myself will celebrate it with my parents, a friend of ours, and my grandparents.… Continue reading Happy Holidays/Merry Christmas!
Although Christmas is mainly a warm and cosy period with your loved ones, it can also be a lot of stress. That Christmas stress can unfortunately leave a stamp on the fun time. How do you make sure it stays nice and cosy during Christmas? It all starts with making a well-thought plan. From all… Continue reading This is how you get through Christmas without stress
In many living rooms, there’s a tree with all its lights and Christmas balls. Some may have just done it, and others were way earlier before December even started. But how do you ensure that it stays fresh and green and still looks beautiful during Christmas? There are two different types of Christmas trees for… Continue reading With these tips, your Christmas tree will stay good for as long as possible
Most people sing ”Happy Birthday” when it’s someone’s birthday. But when your birthday is close to Christmas, you hear Christmas carols around you. Your birthday, therefore, feels very different from most birthdays. If your birthday is around Christmas, then the points below will probably sound familiar to you! When you tell people the date of… Continue reading The things you recognise when you share your birthday with Christmas!
I want to wish each and every single one of you a very Merry Christmas or Happy Holidays in case you don’t celebrate Christmas! I know Covid has been a real pain in our butts, but I hope you’ll still have an amazing day celebrating it with your loved ones, friends and family! I myself… Continue reading Merry Christmas/Happy Holidays!
It’s almost Christmas and that means you’ll eat quite a lot. Before you know it, you’ll be sitting on the couch with a painful, bloated stomach and you don’t want to eat anything else for the next couple of days. I’ve listed the best tips to prevent a bloated stomach or to make it more… Continue reading Guide for the holidays: tips against a bloated stomach!
Christmas is coming closer, and only the real Christmas lovers are already making all kinds of preparations for it. But only the real die hard Christmas fans have been preparing themselves since November. So, let’s take a look at what a real Christmas fan is! Christmas music ‘Last Christmas, I gave you my heart.’ That… Continue reading A true Christmas fan? Let’s see if you are!
Do you like Christmas wreaths? Then I have the ideal recipe for you! They’re even tastier when you bake them yourself. So, let’s take a quick look at the recipe! Ingredients: 100 grams of butter 100 grams of sugar 200 grams of flour 1 egg 1 packet of vanilla-flavoured sugar Pinch of salt Planed almonds… Continue reading Make your own Christmas wreaths! (Food!)
A traditional Christmas dessert: that’s the yule log. It’s a cake that represents the yule log that families would burn starting on Christmas Eve. So, let’s take a look at today’s recipe, shall we? Ingredients: 170 grams of butter, cubed (at room temperature) 170 grams of granulated sugar 3 eggs 100 ml milk 110 grams of… Continue reading Make your own yule log (Bûche de Noël)!
Christmas isn’t here yet, but December means it’s Christmas month! To get you in the Christmas spirit, I have a delicious recipe for you, consisting of Christmas biscuits/cookies! They’re delicious as a dessert, but also very tasty with coffee or tea! Ingredients: 500 grams of flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 250 grams… Continue reading Make your own Christmas biscuits/cookies!
It’s December, and that means most people have conjured up their Christmas stuff. Including you, someone who can’t wait for Christmas to come, because that’s the best time of the year! And if you agree with that statement, you’ll definitely recognise the following! At the first sign of Christmas wreaths, you’re completely radiant. You’ve been… Continue reading Can’t wait until Christmas? Then you’ll recognise this!
I want to wish each and every single one of you a very Merry Christmas! I know Covid has been a real pain in our a… butts (let’s keep it family friendly *cough cough*) but I hope you’ll still have an amazing day celebrating it with your loved ones, friends and family! I myself will… Continue reading I want to wish you a Merry Christmas!
Christmas is literally around the corner! Today is the last day before Christmas officially begins, so it’s the perfect opportunity to share some fun Christmas facts to share tonight and/or tomorrow! So, before Christmas Eve begins without us, I say we get started! 1. Jingle Bells It was officially written for Thanksgiving in 1857 by… Continue reading Fun Christmas facts to get the Christmas hype started!
Most of us watch the traditional Christmas films when the day comes, but there are also tons of non-traditional ones that I’d rather watch. In any case, I figured to share those today to see if I can convince you to watch them with me! 1. The Nightmare Before Christmas 2. Rise of the Guardians… Continue reading Non-traditional ‘Christmas’ films that are worth watching!
Most people truly love Christmas with everything you can think of. Some others don’t or only partly. Some can’t decide what they love more about Christmas, so why not let your zodiac sign tell you what your biggest love is? I say we dig in to find out! Aquarius You love the freezing weather. You’re… Continue reading Your favourite thing about Christmas according to your zodiac sign
Some love decorating their houses, others don’t. I myself have no decorations whatsoever, but maybe you do. And if you’re not sure yet what to pick, let your zodiac sign decide it for you! Aquarius You’re rather selfless, focused more on giving than receiving. You’ll do whatever it takes to ensure the happiness of your… Continue reading Your zodiac sign tells you what your Christmas decoration vibe is
It has been a while since I last wrote a Christmas Tag, so why not today? I mean, Christmas is only 16 days away, so I think it’s early enough to get all of us in the Christmas spirit 😉 Anyway, I’ve talked long enough: let’s get started! 1. How do you celebrate Christmas? With… Continue reading The Christmas Tag
I love baking cookies. I know it’s not hard, but it’s just fun to do. Especially decorating them afterwards. In any case, it’s the perfect opportunity to bake some goodies to get the Christmas ambiance coming! So, I say we start right away! Ingredients (for 48 servings): 3 ¾ cups of all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon of… Continue reading Make your own soft Christmas cookies!
Christmas is slowly coming closer, which makes many people happy and ready for the Christmas spirits. I myself got nothing with Christmas, it’s just a simple day celebrating with your loved ones over dinner. Though, some people think more of it and do more and many foreign countries got their own Christmas traditions. So, why… Continue reading Christmas traditions from all over the world
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