Tag Archives: Christmas

The Yuletide Cacophony

We approach the festive period, sometimes with excitement, often with dread but always with the familiar realisation that some traditions never change. Even the things that some love to hate, would be missed if they made no appearance at all. … Continue reading

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Crafty Paper Chains for Christmas

I know!! Me, doing an “arts and crafts” blog post!! “How ridiculous” I hear you scream into your morning tea as you dunk a Ladyfinger and I thoroughly agree with you. But bear with me, let’s see where this is … Continue reading

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The best presents are hand-made

So I was delighted to open a parcel just after Christmas containing this. (I’m referring to the scarf, not the orange “I’ve escaped from Guantanamo Bay detention camp so catch me if you can” jumper). I love the colour as it … Continue reading

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I have nothing much to say, except …

It occurs to me that I have been rather amiss in my Bloggatory undertakings of late, I believe the last missive was over three months ago and oh, how you have revelled in the stillness of my quill. But since the … Continue reading

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Tidings

(I can’t claim credit for this, it’s going around on the net, but have no idea who to give due credit to). In today’s stupidly over PC society, I’m sure even this will manage to cause offence : Please accept … Continue reading

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Families

I recently, through the experiences of someone else, had the opportunity to reflect on the merits of families. They are not something I’ve had any knowledge off, except when temporarily acquired through girlfriends. I don’t have any family at all. … Continue reading

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