This post is a re-imagined version of something that actually happened this Christmas Eve/Day. I feel a tad guilty about it. Basically, my parents have a bit of a mouse problem in their house at the moment and… * ‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house everyone stirred, including a mouse. There…… Continue reading Christmas Guilt ~ A piece for the #100WCGU
Let us join in the joy of the angels, the wonder of the shepherds, and the knowledge of the wise men. Let us share the peace of Mary, and the love of Jesus with each other and every one we meet, not just at Christmas time, but always. CHH 22/12/2012 Merry Christmas from all of…… Continue reading Merry Christmas!
MONDAY: I dived in and made a batch of shortbread biscuits using a new recipe today and delivered them to all the other flats in our block as a Christmas present. I don’t even know half of their names but it felt nice leaving a little packet of biscuits and a card on each of…… Continue reading 365 Project, Week 33 ~ ‘Red’
I have been busy today. First I cooked up and decorated a batch of shortbread to take with us to my Mum’s over Christmas and then I set about making some more biscuits… My Mum gave me an early present this year – a Nativity biscuit set. Think Gingerbread house but with camels and sheep.…… Continue reading A Nativity With A Twist
It’s that time of year again and Christmas is approaching fast. It was a bit of a shock to the system last weekend when I suddenly realised it was the first Sunday of Advent (already!) which meant I really should be getting on with writing my Christmas cards amongst other things (I’ll do it on…… Continue reading The Christmas Build-Up
The Usborne Book Of Christmas Stories by Russell Punter and Illustrated by Philip Webb Yes, yes, I can hear you – ‘But it’s only November!’ – I know. But I thought I’d review this now so that you have time to go out and buy it as a present before Christmas really arrives!! Tori recieved…… Continue reading Tori’s Choice: The Usborne Book Of Christmas Stories (Review)