Category: Make

3 Christmas Foodie Gifts in a Jar

There’s nothing nicer than receiving a handmade, thoughtful present at Christmas.  And if they are foodie gifts then they are all the nicer!  It’s nice to go that extra mile which is why we’ve created three foodie gifts in a jar this year.  Perfect gift for work colleagues, friends, neighbours or even just as a thank you to the post-man!  We love the endless possibilities of mason jars and had a hard time deciding which foodie jars to showcase: Red Onion Marmalade.  Perfect for game, meats, cheeses or your turkey sandwich on Boxing Day. You cannot go wrong with...

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The Ultimate Christmas Countdown Checklist

The build up to Christmas is fun and chaotic but we always seem to be in a tailspin until Christmas morning! With so much to organise it’s easy to bury your head in the detail and miss the magic that is Christmas.  That’s why this year we have drawn up the ultimate Christmas 5 week countdown checklist so that nothing gets left to chance. Try to allow your children and family to help in the build up and on the day. They may not (most probably not) do things the way you’d like but Christmas isn’t just about the food...

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Sorting and Storing your Seasonal Clothes

As the seasons change so do our wardrobes. It is now time to sort and store our clothes so that we can dress appropriately for the weather (and find something warm to wear!). Sorting clothes out now will make a huge difference next year when it is time to unpack for a new season so here are our top tips to sort and store your clothes this Autumn.   1. Empty your wardrobe  Okay. This is the scary part. It is almost impossible to sort through things one at a time so go for it. Empty your wardrobe and drawers...

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Father’s Day Presents

Don’t forget that Father’s Day is Sunday the 18th June. Dads can be hard to buy for so we have been busy choosing some of the best Father’s Day Gifts on offer to give you some inspiration. We’re sure that one of these presents will show him how much you appreciate everything he does. Happy Father’s Day to all the great Dads out there x For the Foodie 3-Month Spice Subscription £22 notonthehighstreet.com Personalised BBQ Set £39.99 Prezzybox.com Ultimate Bacon Curing Kit £32 Ross & Ross ‘Dad’s’ Pork Pie £18.50 notonthehighstreet.com For the Sentimental Personalised Leather Keyring £12 Notonthehightstreet.com...

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Freddie’s Flowers To Your Doorstep

Click here to get your first box of beautiful flowers totally free using the code MORELLOLIFE1 @ freddiesflowers.com Have you ever seen anyone receive a bunch of beautiful flowers without a beaming smile on their face? That’s because flowers trigger happy emotions, engage our senses and have the ability to instantly lift our mood. These days flowers are not just for special occasions as we like to have these sweet smelling beauties in our homes all the time ‘just because’. Many of us can’t justify the high costs of a weekly florist or let’s be honest supermarket flowers sometimes simply just...

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Make a Laundry List…and get organised.

Get Organised and Inspired at the Same Time. According to the new urban dictionary – a laundry list refers to a list of items that are generally considered to be mundane or distasteful and pile up like our dirty linen. Well, there is nothing mundane or distasteful about this magnificent notepad especially created to pen your brilliant ideas and laundry lists. This is the perfect accessory for being organised and getting your life in order – See this Month’s The Nub: Get Your Sh*T Together. Gather your thoughts, must do lists, shopping requirements and scribbles in a book worthy...

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Chocolate by Post

  Make your loved ones happy by binning the usual overpriced paper card or floppy flowers and instead send her them some chocolate by post. That is proper Love  – in a box. Love Cocoa, the original new company started up by direct descendant of the Cadbury Dynasty, James Cadbury, delivers three or six delicious bars of chocolate in a stylish box directly through the letterbox of the recipient of your choice. The 85g chocolate bars are made in the UK using organic, fair trade cocoa that has been ethically sourced from the Dominican Republic and Ecuador. The price...

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