Monthly Archives: December 2012

Fit for a King

As Christmas Day approaches I often find that I feel more fed up than festive and to combat this I am quite fond of doing something that captures the Christmas Spirit in some way.  In previous years I have been … Continue reading

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

It’s THAT time of year again.  The nights get longer, it gets colder and rains practically all the time, yup – it MUST be Christmas!  Today I went out with my daughter to choose our tree.  In typically seasonal weather … Continue reading

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Marvellous Markets, Crafty Creatives and a Fiesta Siesta

The village I live in has recently gone overboard for the Homespun Community zeitgeist currently in evidence across our green and pleasant land.  Two new initiatives have started up recently for local people to sell their wares, one aimed at … Continue reading

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