Monthly Archives: December 2010


Last night we watched the film Inception. It’s quite a complicated film. Not one to watch if you’re a bit tipsy. Against my expectations, I really enjoyed it. I’m quite fussy when it comes to films – I’m much more … Continue reading

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Chrismas Eve

Well, after finally being organised for the first time ever, I can now enjoy Christmas, and unless there’s a heatwave overnight it will be my first ever proper white Christmas. Have a good one, everyone.

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Out and About

Our cars haven’t been out much recently. We did go out today though. It got to the point we had to decide between the chance of the weather getting better, or the risk of it getting worse. We made it … Continue reading

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The snow is snowing and the wind it is blowing, But I can weather the storm. What do I care how much it can storm? I’ve got my love to keep me warm. I can not remember a worse December, … Continue reading

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We didn’t sleep well last night. It was a bit chilly. When we woke up the temperature in the room was 3 degrees – slightly colder than our fridge. Our heating was working – in fact it was making a … Continue reading

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Christmas Party and Church

Mr 3 went to the pre-school Christmas party this morning. All the parents were invited too, and we participated in a busy pre-school session. There was music and party food. Santa came! and handed out presents. Mr 3 looked so … Continue reading

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The Tree

The tree is now up and decorated. The decorations are a mix of bought and homemade by toddlers; cheap and not quite so cheap; much loved and ‘lets not use many of those ones this year’. I stood back and … Continue reading

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Christmas Brunch

I went out for a Christmas Brunch today. I have never had a Christmas brunch before, and I have to say I thoroughly enjoyed it. We had a spicy chinese style soup followed by a spread of lovely cheeses and pate and … Continue reading

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Jobs Done (almost)

The living room is now ivory! The radiator needs another coat of paint, but other than that, it is all complete. I had planned to decorate the room over the weekend (meaning Christmas decorations rather than paint) but we haven’t … Continue reading

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On Shiny Taps and The Importance of Framing Your Shots

Yesterday I was reminded that I am trying to follow the Flylady system. I discovered the Flylady website in May, after I had made peace with the concept of having to do housework, and was looking for a system to … Continue reading

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