I get my fill of spruce at the shop. Home is a calm oasis.
Fairy lights in the trees by the bed, and some old roses in a Coronation mug. That's all, the only room in the house that ever get's used at this time of year.
Making something for myself is just another thing to do
The blond blur in the 3rd image is none other than The Hound. A Hound with a belly full of 500g of the finest Serrano ham purchased from the Spanish food stall on the market.
I could have cried, he had obviously very carefully unwrapped the wax paper and feasted whilst my back was turned.
Just as the tears were welling, the phone rang, it was Small but Charming Jane, all the way from Virginia in the U.S of A. Can you imagine? She rang to say "chin up" "keep going" I was bowled over, completely bowled over. Now i know what she sounds like.
Friendship is the most marvellous of things.