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...
SantaFest 2011!

SantaFest 2011!

Laura over at Daily Dodo had the wonderful idea of a blogosphere-wide Secret Santa on Friday. Yesterday, in collaboration with Loralie at Apathy’s Hero, she made it a reality! The idea is to create a gift that’s all about your creativity and not money. So,...