Advent: December 22nd

Here is the 22nd Advent song – do you know it? If you do, please pop your answer in the comments and you could win some prizes. The rules.

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Advent: December 21st

I ran into the living room today ahead of L and switched the tree lights on. She came in and stood still for a bit staring and saying “Wow! Pretty lights! Tree!” and then she was pointing at things,”Star! Sock! Mammy – what’s that? Snowman!” absolutely brilliant. I showed her all the decorations and moved…

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Attention to detail

Tonight we are decorating the tree. I love putting each thing up and remembering where they came from. Some things were decorations on presents, some things were bought and I can remember where – like the blue and white china decorations we bought on our Honeymoon in Amsterdam, some things were presents like the glass…

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Advent: December 20th

How are your Christmas preparations coming along? We bought the tree on Sunday and what with one thing and another, it didn’t get decorated, so we decided to decorate it last night and discovered that we’d chucked the lights out last year. Ooops. That’s my mission for today so that we can get the decorations…

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Advent: December 19th

This one is reeeeally easy. If you know it, comment below and you could win some lovely prizes. The rules.

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Advent: December 18th

Here is the picture for today. If you know what it is, please pop your comment below and you could win some prizes. The rules.

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Advent: December 17th

Here is the Advent song for today. If you know it, comment below and you could win some lovely prizes. The rules

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Prizes!

Here is what you can win in the Advent competition! 1. Lap maps (signed) from Colin Shelbourn 2. A fabric covered notebook from Dab and Dash at Rosewill Cottage 3. A place on a bitesize learning workshop with Anna Dorward Learning Solutions 4. A £60 gift certificate for Mandy Charlton 5. Postcards featuring seals, an…

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Advent: December 16th

Here is the song for today. Hope you know it! Going to take a photo of the prizes in a moment so you can see what you could win if you comment below. The rules

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What do you leave Santa?

This is my article in NEFollowers Online. Have you read the magazine yet? There’s some really interesting articles in this months issue, preparation for Christmas – cake baking, present buying, panto going, turkey roasting – and a whole load of articles about photographers, cycling, party bags, authors and how to live frugally. It’s a very…

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