Heavenly Bodies: Cult Treasures & Spectacular Saints from the Catacombs

I first saw this book, Heavenly Bodies: Cult Treasures & Spectacular Saints from the Catacombs by Paul Koudounaris, in Canterbury last Christmas. We have certain traditions each Christmas but one I have enjoyed us starting is our trip to 'somewhere new'. Usually in the days that fall between Christmas and New Years, we take the… Continue reading Heavenly Bodies: Cult Treasures & Spectacular Saints from the Catacombs

Christmas Reads for this Season

While I love a Christmas film, especially when you discover one you've never seen before on the Christmas channel, I do sometimes prefer a good Christmas read that I can get lost in and avoid the hecticness of the season for a few hours; there's nothing better. Now some of these are pretty obvious whilst… Continue reading Christmas Reads for this Season

A Family Under the Christmas Tree, Terri Reed

Now, I mentioned this book in my Christmas Films post recently. I originally saw the film, Picture a Perfect Christmas on the movie channel in 2019 and loved it. I watched it again last Christmas and recently showed my mom it too - in a bid to get her excited and convince her that we… Continue reading A Family Under the Christmas Tree, Terri Reed

Three Christmas films to watch this festive season

Now I know that many of us love the festive favourites like Home Alone, The Grinch and Elf, whilst others prefer the Christmas rom-coms like The Holiday and Love Actually. There's so many amazing ones to pick from that we revisit year after year. I'm a serial rewatcher when it comes to films and TV… Continue reading Three Christmas films to watch this festive season