advent happy mail

Advent Happy Mail

Here's an exciting advent idea for you!  Every day in advent, send a letter.  In this digital era, lets take this advent to get back to writing and encouraging others through it.  Just download your advent happy mail poster below, and everyday cross off one person from it.  You could even change some of the [...]

free nativity treasure hunt

FREE Nativity Treasure Hunt

Last year I was involved in running a nativity themed treasure hunt at our estate Christmas event.  I wanted to add some fun for the kids, but also bring in the real characters of Christmas.  The idea was really simple.  Give each child an envelope and hide the nativity characters around the estate (I provided [...]

candy cane bombing

Candy Cane Bombing!

So I am feeling rather festive at the moment after weeks of preparing everything at work and now the decorations have gone up at home.  It got me thinking about how I am going to bless those around me this year.  I have done numerous things in the past - leaving secret hampers for neighbours, [...]

Preparing for the New Year

OK, so I am a little bit late with my New Year themed post, but I have given myself a well earned break from blogging over the Christmas period to enjoy time with my family.     But now I am back with a blaster!!  It comes in two parts.  First, a round up of [...]

Memories of Christmas

What are your memories of Christmas?  My most memorable Christmas presents over the years have been a dolls house, a netball post (I sucked at netball but I always gave it a try!), a walkman and most recently a vacuum cleaner (I know, I really do get some exciting presents, but when you are first [...]

Powerful pinterest

For anyone who hasn't discovered pinterest yet, it is an idea minefield!  And I want to use it to gather some great ideas to share with you all. So I have created a Mum on a Mission pinterest account - please follow me!! In this account I have created two different boards, which I [...]

A poem/prayer for Shine 2014

God's love made known, clear and true, To know His image shining through you, Friends to make, old and new, Lord, will your glory SHINE.   Angels from the heavenly host, Not come to earth themselves to boast, But those young girls to make the most, Lord, will you let them SHINE.   Revealing to each [...]