Category Archives: Christmas

New dress for christmas and wedding anniversary

This is a pattern that I wanted to make since I saw it in the Burdaystyle. I bought the fabric on the fabric market as the perfect match.

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Merry christmas

Time flies really. 2015 nearly gone bar christmas of course. This year christmas is reasonably painless for us. Now christmas eve we are fluffing about and preparing for boxing day dinner.

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Christmas and the rest

Christmas was fun but busy. Monday and Tuesday I was at work and SO spent his time shopping for food and gifts. He was so tired but managed to buy everything. I bought some stuff too on my way home … Continue reading

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Neglected

It has been a few weeks since my last entry. Lack of time, tiredness and stress have kept me away.

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christmas past

It is over, christmas that is. Boxing day we spent with my parents and my brother’s family. It was nice I have to admit. The dinner was magical.

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Wet, wet, wet.

As we only hd to prepare the main course for christmas day SO and I could start up in easy going mode. Mind you cooking a ham can only be described as leisurely anyway.

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Hamming away

Just in case anybody wondered; SO and I are tired and it was showing this weekend. Thank heavens that christmas is during the week this year as it meant that we could do all the christmas stuff reasonably leisurely.

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Top problem

Today was the tree decoration day. Always a little tense as we want to do it well and it takes time taking stuff out of storage. Selecting what to use this time (we have 3 full christmas tree decorations to … Continue reading

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Did two things that frightened me

Sinterklaas is over, that means that it is tree-time. So this morning SO and went tree shopping. After yesterdays snow and the nights cold I was a little concerned about the roads this morning but everything was fine.

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Getting back to work

After having such a full on mini holiday it is hard to get going again.The weekend was just such a great opportunity that we grabbed it both hands. Still for the both of us it was at a very busy … Continue reading

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