I started off December 2020 in a bah humbug state of mind. Now, here were are on Christmas Eve and my mental state hasn’t improved. Two days ago, I rearranged the sitting room and forgot that I’m not in my prime anymore, when I swung a heavy, high-backed chair from one side of the room to another and, my back gave way—what a time to self-incapacitate.
I don’t seem to have found my 2019 Christmas spirit yet. Rushing out to buy a Christmas tree hasn’t been at the forefront of my mind, as in previous years. Bringing home a Nordmann fir and decorating it in front of a roaring fire while enjoying a glass […]
The Christmas advertising onslaught has begun, reminding me of how many days there are left until Christmas. My immediate reaction is bah humbug and switch off. I am not remotely ready for Christmas and it will stay that way until 1st December. Unfortunately, my subconscious mind never lets me […]