Monthly Archives: November 2010

Christmas shopping tips to save you time

Today I was talking to a retailer about Christmas Carols. He said that he had noticed that the earlier the stores started playing Carols the more stressed his customers became. He believes many shoppers worry about how they will manage … Continue reading

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Christmas Mail

I’m sitting at home tonight wrapping presents and writing Christmas cards. I’ve just looked up the Australia Post website to check on the posting dates for overseas cards and found they have a wealth of information there, including estimated delivery … Continue reading

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Clutter-free Christmas

The Christmas countdown is on! For most of us Christmas will mean the accumulation of extra “stuff”, especially for those of us with kids. While present giving and receiving in some form is almost inevitable at this time of year, … Continue reading

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Sunday checklist…planning ahead for the week.

I hope everyone is enjoying their Sunday. I’ve had a particularly lazy morning, doing little more than eating a late breakfast and reading the Sunday papers. I’m now sitting at my desk jotting down my Sunday list of chores. I … Continue reading

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TGIF – end of another busy week.

Yes, it’s Friday, and for many of us that signifies the end of the working week. Yay! but before we open that wine, kick off those shoes or settle into that comfy sofa, let’s have a quick think about Monday … Continue reading

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Gift buying guide: teachers

With the end of the school term getting closer each day, many of us will be faced with the task of buying appropriate gifts for school teachers over the next few weeks. Many of us won’t know our kids’ teachers … Continue reading

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Christmas Lists

How are the Christmas lists coming? Thanks to Rose for her comment on the previous post. Rose alerted me to the iphone app that allows you to create Christmas lists. Apparently you can even include a budget for each person … Continue reading

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