All the Mish Mash Merry

It has reached the merriest of all seasons; at least, according to the songs and paraphernalia that has been front and centre at the supermarkets and oversized shopping malls for the last 6 or so months. T’is, indeed, according to folklore, the season to be jolly. I’m always up for…

Christmas Cheer; All Wrapped Up

And so concludes the festivities for the Season. Ish. I still have rellos coming sometime later … in the next week or so; so there will be another “Christmas Day”. We’ll burn that bridge when we get to it … This year, the ‘formal’ Christmas celebrations for extended family and…

So this is Christmas

I am the first one up. I have a terrible affliction that sees me awake and, unable to get back to sleep, saying “fuck it”, throwing the doona off and getting up. Part of that affliction is the horrible sounds emanating from my sleeping

A Very Mish Mash Tradition

Finally, finally, after much “Are we getting a Christmas tree today?” every day, for the last six months … Ok, fine. technically since the 1st because they know not to ask before then … whatever, we finally got the Christmas tree. And thus began the process of Christmassing it ……

The 12th day of Christmas

The Christmas decorations had to come down. Which was easy. Because we don’t put them up. There is, however, the tree and the lights along the front of the house to contend with. A late night and much alcohol consumed last night, albeit with great friends, does not bode well…