Farewell to the Lord of Misrule

After the merry days of Christmas, and the quietly celebrated cosy days that follow, January with its-back-to-work associations can feel a flat and dismal month. And so as I start to pack up the baubles, throw out the greenery, and take down the paper chains, I’m plotting and planning some moments of cheer. After all,…

Happy Christmas and a seasonal tale

Thank you to everyone who has visited the blog this year, and for your likes and comments - it's always lovely to hear from you. Christmas is a time for story telling; on cold afternoons and wintery evenings; by the fire or tucked up in bed. Over on The Simple Things blog there's a little seasonal…