The Holidays

The all-time greatest Christmas films

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One of my favourite things about December is spending the dark evenings watching Christmas films with a mulled wine. So, as I’m already well and truly in the festive mix, I thought I’d dedicate today […]

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The five stages of Christmas shopping

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Do you know what the most stressful thing about Christmas is… besides everything? Christmas shopping. Now I’m a big fan of Christmas shopping, in theory. I like the idea of Christmas songs, fairy lights and […]

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Pancake Tuesday… and Other British Celebrations

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So, it’s the time of year again; that day of the year when the British public comes together in celebration… Whilst people across America are celebrating Mardi Gras with elaborate masks, beads and too much […]

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The Scarlett Guide To… The Best Moments Of 2012

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Forgive me for sounding like the most unpatriotic, bubble bursting arsehole in the country… but I’m sick of hearing about the London 2012 Olympics… Between George Osbourne trying to trick us into thinking that we’ve […]

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Five Things Women Don’t Want For Christmas

So, the world hasn’t ended. Which, unfortunately for the likes of me, means I have to go out and actually buy some Christmas presents… In my experience, the horror of Christmas shopping with just days […]

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Alternative Endings to Harry Potter

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Festive fever has now completely infiltrated the Scarlett household, which means every night you will generally find me crying at a heart warming film, (Planes, Trains and Automobiles anyone?) eating my way through my entire […]

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