What I got for Christmas 2020

Hey everyone, did you have a good Christmas? I hope so. I’ve had two of the most relaxing days off and drank an astonishing amount of Prosecco. It was just what I needed a little time off and some time to replenish and gather my thoughts. I thought it would be cute to show youContinue reading “What I got for Christmas 2020”

Tier 4 changes, lock down restrictions, and a Christmas full of fear…

Who saw it coming? Did you read my title with the ‘5 Gold Rings‘ song in your head? It sounds better that way… Wow, well what a crazy day it’s been. It’s 4 hours since Boris announced the new restrictions in the UK. London has moved into tier 4. I’m unsure why the North EastContinue reading “Tier 4 changes, lock down restrictions, and a Christmas full of fear…”

We saw a Reindeer at the Rising Sun

I woke up feeling a bit blue this morning so I decided we should go on a little adventure. The sun was shining and the sky was bright blue. The rising sun was a bit chilly and the ground was muddy. My daughter loved splashing in the puddles in her Peppa Pig wellies. She’s wearingContinue reading “We saw a Reindeer at the Rising Sun”

It’s nearly Saint Nicholas Day! A Dutch Celebration ( A bit like Christmas)

When I was growing up in Holland, in the Hauge, we used to celebrate Saint Nicolas day on the 6th of December. Traditionally we’d open presents on the 5th December (tomorrow) eek! We’d hang up stockings, but the tradition is to leave out a pair of wooden clogs over night and when you come downContinue reading “It’s nearly Saint Nicholas Day! A Dutch Celebration ( A bit like Christmas)”

Cute Wrapping Paper Ideas For Kids

Morning all. Is there anything nicer than that first cup of coffee of the day? I live with two Sagittarius’s, which is magical don’t get me wrong. They’re really free spirited and funny. But their birthday’s are the 3rd and the 6th of December. That means I am forbidden to talk about Christmas until they’veContinue reading “Cute Wrapping Paper Ideas For Kids”