Category Archives: celebrations

Happy New Year

Been a quiet evening in terms of activity – some TV, some films, some gin – and ignoring fireworks outside as best I can. Happy New Year and decade everyone. Onwards and upwards, and be kind now, you hear me?

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What Day Is It?

It’s official, I’ve finally reached that stage of the Christmas holidays where I’ve lost track of what day it is. I was beginning to feel left out. It was only when I messaged lady s about something this morning and … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

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Christmas Eve

“They read your site you know” I was warned – albeit a couple of days ago – of a vicar joining us for a family Christmas Eve meal at a favourite restaurant. I never know quite what to make of … Continue reading

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Wrapping Presents

There’s one disadvantage to our tactics of buying things through the year to space out the cost and stress of Christmas – and that’s all the wrapping. That’s what I’ve mostly been doing the last couple of days, and I’ve … Continue reading

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Wrapping Presents

If anyone reading this knows me well enough that they’re in line for a Christmas present, please don’t read too much into the choices of wrapping paper this year – I’m basically using up all the scrap ends of rolls … Continue reading

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Christmas Has Started

Well, I’ve put up the Christmas tree anyway. I’ve delved into one of our seemingly dimensionally variable cupboards and retrieved the components of our tree and the boxes of decorations. Lady M is always excited for this time of year, … Continue reading

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