Category Archives: Christmas

Greeting the festive season with a plan to beat stress

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The festive season is a wonderful time of the year but it is also associated with a huge amount of stress. There are cards to send, menus to plan, presents to make or buy, people to invite, office parties to … Continue reading

Get inspired for gifts with the personal touch

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Whether you are planning for Christmas, Yule, Hannukah or Diwali, homemade presents are a great way to show that you really care about someone and are also a super way to save money. It doesn’t have to be the latest gadget or most expensive … Continue reading

Five tips to beat festive stress

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Stick to a budget One of the top reasons for holiday stress can be money. “How can I afford all this?” is the question that comes to mind every year before the Christmas period. The answer is, figure out what … Continue reading

Presenting Christmas presents they won’t have to find space for!

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Christmas is getting nearer again and with it comes the dilemma of gift ideas for your loved ones. Trying to find something they don’t already have can be difficult as well as thinking of something they will use, enjoy and … Continue reading

Newsletter: November 2013

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In this newsletter: top tips on helping children get organised, our new press and PR team, apdo-uk members in the news, the latest from our charity and corporate partners and a focus on our members in Central, North and East … Continue reading

Newsletter: November 2012

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In this newsletter: getting organised for Christmas, combining clutter clearing with seasonal giving, how apdo members are spreading the word about what we do, and regional focus on members based in the South West. We are now planning our newsletters … Continue reading