winter moods: scaring up some christmas spirit

The other evening I casually mentioned to the MrMr that things didn’t feel very Christmassy this year. He disagreed – but then again, he’d been to Fortnum’s and other places in the outside world full of merriment, cheer and twinkling lights.

I think my bah-humbug-ness is because my world has shrunk to 70sqm. It also doesn’t help that our halls is bough free and our well-travelled Christmas tree is still in its box under a mountain far too titanic for me to shift given the broken ankle and all. The kitchen hasn’t been a-cooking and gifts haven’t arrived (though apparently DHL is on its way with the loot). I haven’t even had a mug of vin chaud…

Anyway, today is a new day and I’m on a mission to make the best of things, starting here and now. Yesterday I changed the background to lots of vintage Chrissie cards and made it snow, but that wasn’t enough. The below? Now that’s more like it… #christmas #noel #festive #seasonsgreetings #santa #wreaths #holly

But wait, there’s more. Seasonal cooking kicks into high gear today. I’ve actually had requests for my Christmas cake and lebkuchen. Flattery will get your fed. Fact.


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