Before Christmas, Julia & I attended the DICKENS FAIR. Our focus was eating and drinking, with hearty portions of ‘Bangers & Mash’ washed down with Hot Buttered Rum.READ MORE..
Here is a watercolour sketch of German Christmas ornaments seen at Julia’s parents’ house.READ MORE..
In the final days of 2015, we flew to Washington State to celebrate Julia’s birthday (which is also known as New Year’s Eve in the rest of the world). Although it was quite chilly in Washington (by Californian standards anyway) we were blessed with some beautiful sunny weather, and Julia and I both did a … Read more
Another year has come and gone and, once again, while the rest of the world was out partying, I decided to celebrate in my own way; by staying at home and reflecting on the year ending and formulating plans for the year to come… After many years in a row where I have fallen way … Read more
Some people hate Valentine’s Day or Christmas, but for me NEW YEAR’S EVE is the holiday I most like to dislike.READ MORE..