Christmas Food Prep – How I arrange my menu

The festive season is stressful. The shopping, the constant rushing from place to place….and then you remember that it’s your turn to cook Christmas Dinner……..this is when people around the UK scream and hide under the dining table. Fret not my lovely friends! As always….I am hear with 5 steps to getting your menu sorted…

Finding your Festive Spirit!

Out of all my friends, I am the Christmas Pixie. I am the first to want the tree up, the first to wrap gifts, and the one to spread the Christmas joy. When I start my Christmas countdown, I get a lot of eye rolls but I also get a lot of questions about how…

Christmas Prep: Writing Gift Lists

The title of this post is super misleading……I am not encouraging you to write a list of gifts you are looking to get this Christmas….you can do that if you want, but I like to do my letter to Santa in private. Today I am giving you the rundown on how I make the perfect…

An Early Christmas Present!

Happy Friday Everyone!! In the spirit of advent, accompanied with my fear of YouTube, I have decided to do ‘The House of Lotz Christmas Story’ Instead of vlogmas I have decided to ‘instamas’. Every day up until Christmas Day, I will be on Instagram’s instastories sharing a little bit of cheer as well as the…

Christmas Cookies – Snickerdoodles and Friends

Christmas cookies have to be the best cookies in the world! They bring with the warm memories of when loved ones made these for us, when we made the ourselves for the first time, and they joy we pass on to others in the next generation and beyond. For me there is nothing quite like…

Gift Wrapping Guide: Tips and Tricks for the Perfectly Wrapped Gifts

This time of year has so many gift guides flying around, but there are no guides out there for gift wrapping. As someone who worked in the Luxury Goods world for many years, I have been subjected to many training sessions on how to wrap gifts perfectly….well…..nearly anyway! This year I wanted to impart some…

1 Shirt 3 Ways: The Festive Edition

‘Tis the season to be jolly…but I have nothing to wear to my social events! Never fear, the simple white shirt is here to save the day, no matter what the occasion. As always I am going to go through 3 ways to wear my favourite white t-shirt over the season. So, enough with the…