Sunday, 31 December 2017
Happy New Year
Just calling in to wish you all a very, very Happy New Year and to let you know I will be away from my blog for a while. I’ve so enjoyed...
Sunday, 24 December 2017
Advent Calendar Day 24: The Night Before Christmas
(Card www.alexclarkart.co.uk) I offer you this little poem with humble apologies to Clement C Moore whose words I’ve abused. ...
Saturday, 23 December 2017
Advent Calendar Day 23: Nativity
I’ve always loved school nativities and never more so than when our son and later his sons were in them. I don’t think our little granddaugh...
Friday, 22 December 2017
Advent Calendar Day 22: Father Christmas
This piece of sheet music brings back so many memories. I’m five years old the Christmas tree in the corner is twinkling with lights. M...
Thursday, 21 December 2017
Advent Calendar Day 21: Winter
I wander in a valley full of mist today, In cloud so low I feel its breath. If you are a regular reader of my blog, you might wel...
Wednesday, 20 December 2017
Advent Calendar Day 20: Wrapped Present(s)
Don’t you just love this image from the front cover of Our Darlings a children’s annual published in the 1920s? It makes me smile becau...
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