At the age of just 7, my daughter’s belief in Father Christmas is wavering. She’s already sussed out that the tooth fairy doesn’t exist, and is starting to ask questions about Santa as well. However there is one thing that seems to keep reassuring her that Santa is real, and that is the fact that […]
I hadn’t thought of writing a letter to Father Christmas with the kids before, which is silly really, as I remember writing them when I was little. But last week the lovely Jen shared a gorgeous printable template letter to Santa which looked simple enough for the geekdaughter to cope with, and I thought she […]
Silent Sunday. One photo, taken in the last week. No words. To see more great pictures search for the #SilentSunday hashtag on Twitter MERRY CHRISTMAS!
I’ve been struggling to get into the festive spirit this year. Work’s been really busy, and I’ve been putting in extra hours including on my non-working days in order to keep up with everything. As such I haven’t had much energy left for all the extra preparations required for Christmas. I can barely keep the […]
Ah, advent. The period of increasing panic as Christmas looms ever closer and I fail to get everything done in time. Despite my best intentions I inevitably miss the last second class posting date and end up posting my cards on the last first class posting day (yes, even the international ones). Last year we […]
The geekdaughter is very shy of Father Christmas. The few times she’s met him so far, she has tended to hide herself and refuse to look at him. This year she got very worried about him coming into her bedroom whilst she was asleep, so I told her he would go to wherever her stocking […]