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My 25 Day Final Countdown to a Happy Christmas #3

An advent calendar with a difference….. The final countdown: Days 17-25 It’s time for the final post for My 25 Day Countdown to a Happy Christmas.  Thanks to Sue at Sizzling Towards 60 and Beyond, who hosted the advent calendar with a difference challenge. I joined Sue in her quest for a more relaxing and stress free countdown to Christmas, and…

3 quotes, 3 day challenge…with a twist – day 3

It’s Day 3 of the 3 quotes, 3 day challenge which Miriam at Out an’ About nominated me to join. I did tell her that I would put my own twist on the challenge and she was fine with that. It’s been fun! So as you may know already I decided that instead of actual quotes I would use jokes that you find inside…

3 quotes, 3 day challenge…with a twist – day 2

As I posted yesterday, Miriam at Out an’ About nominated me to join the 3 quotes, 3 day challenge and  I thank her for thinking of me. I did tell her that I would put my own twist on the challenge and she was fine with that. I sometimes think differently to other people and so, funnily enough, I decided that…

Silly season take 2

Here’s a bit of silly season fun I thought I’d share with you all. My (grown-up) daughters didn’t know what to think! I was worried after my previous silly season post that I might have been thought to be turning into a grumpy old woman but I think this proves I’m definitely not there yet…unless I’m going a bit mad…

It’s not called the ‘silly season’ for nothing!

It’s now officially the silly season!  The person who coined this phrase was spot on (apparently it was first noted in 1861).  Ay my first event for the season, I looked around at all these normal, sensible people suddenly transformed by wearing silly hats, telling silly jokes from their bonbons and playing with silly plastic toys, also from said bonbons. …