Merry ChristMonth Everyone! Yes, it’s a thing. I have such a love/hate relationship with Christmas, as I’m sure most of you do, but on the whole I try to throw myself into it, even though sometimes the emotions can overwhelm. I’m not a religious person. Christmas for me is very much a time to pause, take stock, be thankful, feel grateful and look around at the world. I also celebrate this mid-winter festival with feasting, colour and hope. In that order. I allow myself the poignancy and depth of feeling that Christmas brings, remembering loved ones lost and reflecting on all that the year has brought.
Enough with the soppy stuff Lockwood. You are here to re-blog something funny from last year. And as you’ve never re-blogged one of your own posts before, you really should concentrate on the present.
Ooh, present! I wonder what Father Christmas will bring?
So, here’s a little giggle for you. Go with gusto unto the celebrations and stay safe my friends!
It is officially ChristMonth Eve so feel completely justified in launching myself full throttle into the festive season. I suspect most people, like me, have a love/hate relationship with Christmas. Let’s focus on the love. Whether you’re in the ‘Ickle Baby Jesus Gang’, one of the ‘It’s All About The Telly And An Excuse For Another Gaudy Tree Bauble Tribe’, or a fully paid up member of the ‘We Must Stuff Our Faces With Fattening Food And Drink Ourselves Silly Till The Sun Returns Club’, the depths of winter (for us in the Northern Hemisphere at least) is a time that brings us indoors in search of warmth and light. How and where we seek/provide that warmth and light is as individual as ourselves. And there is no right or wrong about it. Just don’t be blowing smoke where it’s not wanted or shining lightbulbs where they’re not needed, (dive deep…
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