What Christmassy thing have you done today?

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  1. motherofboys

    motherofboys Mum of 4 boys. Baby 5 due April

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    Yesterday we saw part of a Christmas film on tv.
    I've got some things due to be delivered today and need to reorganize the lists in my book so I can quickly see what sticking fillers, main presents and Christmas eve things they each have
     
  2. HLx

    HLx Mummy to Layla, George & Enzo <3

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    That's actually a good idea! I have a million washing baskets around the house as I'm OCD with piles of washing, maybe I'll downsize and use the others as storage for presents and pile some unused sheets on top to look like dirty washing, the kids would never go near washing baskets, that's too much effort for them to do my washing for me :haha:
     
  3. motherofboys

    motherofboys Mum of 4 boys. Baby 5 due April

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    That's a great idea! Tempted to copy that now :haha:
     
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    What a good idea :haha:
     
  5. motherofboys

    motherofboys Mum of 4 boys. Baby 5 due April

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    DH and ds3 started a Christmas puzzle and we've been singing Christmas songs
     
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    Looked at advent calendars in Asda
     
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    Babybump87 Mummy to 2 Princess and 1 Prince

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    Watched Jingle All The Way at 4am this morning while feeding DS then I couldn’t get back asleep due to thinking about my Xmas lists !
     
  8. motherofboys

    motherofboys Mum of 4 boys. Baby 5 due April

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    We've started on Sony Christmas music
     
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    Looked through the Aldi Christmas food brochure
     
  10. HLx

    HLx Mummy to Layla, George & Enzo <3

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    Sang Mariah Carey - all I want for Christmas while loading up my tumble dryer :haha:
     
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    leoniebabey mam of 2 boys

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    Surprised the kids with a tree in their room and they have decorated it.

    I’m not getting my tree out yet probably will cave in the next couple of weeks haha! I feel like for how much effort it takes I want to get a decent chunk of time of it up. I need to take the kallax unit into the kids room though to make space for it.

    I have started to put a few little Christmas bits and bobs out though as the place looked bare after Halloween.
     
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    Aww I bet they loved the tree in their rooms :)
     
  14. leoniebabey

    leoniebabey mam of 2 boys

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    It’s just a little 3 foot one but it’s blue so they loved it. I’ve never decorated their room before so they are excited. Think I’ll get them some window stickers too.
    I’m moving towards the living room tree being more silver, grey and white themed so I let them decorate it with all of the character and novelty baubles and ones we have made over the years and the angel as I’m replacing that with a star.

     
  15. motherofboys

    motherofboys Mum of 4 boys. Baby 5 due April

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    That looks great
     
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    Aww that looks lovely :xmas9:
     
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    motherofboys Mum of 4 boys. Baby 5 due April

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    Ds4 has decorated his Minecraft house in reds and greens and put signs everywhere about Christmas
     
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    Chose a Christmas present
     
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    motherofboys Mum of 4 boys. Baby 5 due April

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    Currently taking a break from Christmas shopping, sat in Costa with one of their Christmas panini's, Christmas cakes and black forest hot chocolate :haha: earlier there was Christmas music in one of the shops. The only thing that could make this more Christmassy was if I were wearing a Christmas jumper. (Don't tell anyone, but I'm wearing Christmas socks)
     
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    Sounds lovely!
     

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