Christmas Cheer.

The season it upon us! Much as I might wish to resist the earlier and earlier commencement of the Christmas season it is just too difficult; impossible even. The television advertisements have been at full flow for the past while and we were simply bombarded for “Black Friday”, which apparently is the longest Friday of … Continue reading Christmas Cheer.

Squelch, Squelch, Squelch!

Squelch, squelch, squelch and with each step in the garden water rises around my boots as if I needed confirmation that we have had a season of unusually heavy rain. Gardening is out of the question at the moment. To attempt a run of the lawnmower would only lead to cutting up the sod and … Continue reading Squelch, Squelch, Squelch!