Tag Archives: Advent 2012

Happy New Year

Happy New Year Performed by Abba 1980.Copyright Polar Music International.

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Sending Christmas Wishes

“Remembrance, like a candle, Shines brightest at Christmastime” Charles Dickens

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Christmas Greetings

Well, in the UK we still have a couple more hours of Christmas Eve although my friends and family in the Southern Hemisphere are already on Christmas Day! The weekend has passed in a flash. We were busy doing the … Continue reading

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Postcard Friendship Friday – Australia Christmas Greeting 1917

Submitted as part of Postcard Friendship Friday hosted by The Best Hearts are Crunchy 

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Advent Tour – 21st December 2012

This is the second post for the 2012 Advent Tour I have written. I did the same last year, and you may recall that my husband, who has his birthday today had a special one last year, you know, the … Continue reading

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Virtual Advent Tour – A 100th Birthday!

I am delighted to once again take part in the Virtual Advent Tour hosted by Marg & Kelly. Last year I wrote THIS post about my late Grandmother and how I was giving to Kiva, via being part of the Genealogists for … Continue reading

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Advent Calendar 2012 – Fruitcake – Friend or Foe?

My Grandmother spotted this Christmas Cake recipe in a copy of Woman Magazine, and since then both my Mum and I  have used it. The photograph is of the actual page from the magazine, which does look in rather a … Continue reading

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Postcard Friendship Friday – Santa Border Terrier

Submitted as part of Postcard Friendship Friday hosted by The Best Hearts are Crunchy 

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Blog Caroling

Inspired by a post at Footnote Maven. The idea is to share your favourite Christmas Carol. Well, being married to a Christmas baby, I can not escape the almost weekly viewing of the film Home Alone. Four films were made, … Continue reading

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Advent Calendar 2012 – Traditions

Back in 2010 I wrote this post. Traditionally, in my profession the lead up to Christmas is frantic, and this year will be no exception. I have to say, writing this post three days later than scheduled that if I … Continue reading

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