A very belated “Hello”

A very belated “Hello”

Wow, is that the date? I mean – * squints at calendar * – we’re in March, and not only March, but March 2014?! Was it really January 2012 when I last posted here? I think the move to WordPress has muddled the dates. OK, so maybe it’s not...
Some announcements

Some announcements

The start of a new year. A new beginning. Something like this tends to make me re-evaluate various items, but I’m behind on that right now (yeah, yeah, I know, the year’s just started and I’m already behind – doesn’t bode well, does it?)...
Things that make New Year’s Eve fun

Things that make New Year’s Eve fun

What with today being the last day before 2012, I thought I’d list out some things that might make a good New Year’s Eve. Alcohol (I threw a party one year, and I’ve never seen my fridge so full of alcohol – it’s never been like that...
The Night Before Christmas

The Night Before Christmas

“Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house,Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse.” Merry Christmas, everybody!! And to all of you who don’t celebrate Christmas, Happy Holidays! Image: digitalart /...
The magic of lights

The magic of lights

When I was a child, I loved the Christmas tree lights. My mother, despite her dislike for Christmas and putting up decorations, would eventually get round to putting up the tree each year (this is why it happened all in one night – I think she wanted it over and...
Favourite memories of Christmas

Favourite memories of Christmas

As Christmas is only a week away, I got to thinking about Christmasses of the past, and found I had lots of fun memories. Here are some of them: All my grandparents and aunts arriving Christmas morning, ready to stay with us until the day after Boxing Day. I loved...