On day 200 of 365 Days Wild I decorated our Christmas Tree. Unlike many modern households, we always have a real tree. I would love to actually have a live tree that can be transferred into the garden in the new year, but until I can persuade my dad, who insists on buying it, to … More Oh Christmas Tree
awaiting the arrival of
the guests … More The Table is Set
in electric frissons on the air
excited laughter mingling with
the scents of pine needles and spices
as children follow the white rabbit
into a magical wonderland for
a date not to be missed … More Is it Christmastime yet?
stroll along snow covered lanes encompassing seasonal cheer
Sometimes, no words are needed.
Anticipation clings to the air as the engine, wreathed in puthering smoke and steam, pulls steadily closer to the station. The gathered crowd jostles for position, each individual determined to find the best position available. Voices chatter excitedly, a thrum of excitement carrying along the packed platform. You strain your ears to hear the familiar huff and … More Anticipation
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Here’s the first of my Christmas colouring pictures for you to enjoy. I have lots more to come…
This post is for the Sometimes Stellar Storyteller’s Six Word Story Challenge. This week’s theme is joyous. My thoughts instantly went to Christmas morning. Wide-eyed laughter scatters amidst paper scraps.
Another picture of Rudolph for you all to colour today.
In the original version of yesterday’s snowman picture I’d included snowflakes. These didn’t really work there as they were too detailed for the rest of the picture, so I removed them. I didn’t want to waste them, though – which means you get an extra picture!
Here’s a snowman colouring picture for you all today. Enjoy!
Christmas Market Excitement frissons upon the air, heightened by mingled scents of seasonal fare, aromatic spices and savoury smells infusing an anticipatory atmosphere as winter revelries commence. Joyous laughter from young and old echoes through hearts numbed by the chill of dark days, connecting self with society, with life and future hope as the past … More Christmas Market