When You Wish Upon a Star

When You Wish Upon a Star

I'm writing this while nervously waiting to see if a Government press conference is called for later today regarding a toughening of Coronavirus rules in the England. I have been looking forward to the first Christmas with my grandson and I'll be extremely miffed if that is now in jeopardy as I have the whole [...]

The Christmas Dream

The Christmas Dream

The news in real life regarding Christmas festivities might not be good but SL is the place where we put all the fears and worries about rl on hold, albeit fleetingly, to enjoy the Christmas spirit in our virtual world. I've loved seeing everyone's photos of the season and yesterday I found myself with a [...]

Cookie Crumbles

Cookie Crumbles

Good morning. Today is cleaning day! All the food is bought and the fridge and freezer are bulging. Presents are all bought and wrapped and under the tree. Now it's the process of making the house Christmas clean! I'm sure I'm not alone in doing a 'deep clean' of my house before Christmas...I don't mean [...]

Festive Treats and Gourmet Delights

Festive Treats and Gourmet Delights

3 more sleeps! The kitchen is starting to become the hub of the energy in my house with foods that can be prepared in advance of the big day. My eldest daughter has become a Pescatarian in the last year and this is the first Christmas I'm catering for her. I found an amazing recipe [...]

Frost Nook

Frost Nook

Good morning. So, it only really dawned on me yesterday that we had a week til Christmas. I hadn't really thought about it but sort of had it in my head that it was a couple of weeks away. I'm pretty much on top of things in real life. I need to send something down [...]