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Reasons To Start Planning for Xmas Now

Are you making a list and checking it twice? You should be. Here are reasons to start planning for Christmas now…
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Less stress

Starting a gift-list in advance and getting ahead means a stress-free season. And more time to put your feet up and enjoy a mince pie, or several!
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There are fewer crowds

Meaning more time to actually buy what you came for rather than fighting with fellow frantic shoppers over something that isn’t quite right.
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You can pre-order Frozen everything

No more last-minute desperate toy #fails
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Your kids can help too

With additional time to plan, you can spend a day getting crafty with your little ones – DIY baubles anyone?
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You’ll save money

Get ahead for discounts and deals. Forget money saving expert, ‘tis the season to be mama-saving-expert
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You can freeze the food!

One less things to worry about
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You’ve got time to get creative

Whether it’s turning your little one’s drawings into wrapping paper or gift bags stuffed with tissue paper that double-up as a toddler’s lucky dip - beats trying to find the end of the sellotape.
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