Tag Archives: Christmas

Why Aussies should celebrate Christmas in July, not December.

I have lamented on the ludicrousness of our Christmas celebrations in the Australian summer time before. Bah humbug you say. Well, there’s good reason ok! I will explain. Christmas- as a date on the calendar really has very little to … Continue reading

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When mother comes to visit..

I haven’t blogged in a while and that’s because I’ve been in recovery…from Christmas, you understand. Just about all rum balled out now, nearly out of my chocolate coma and I’ve had so much ham that it’s a wonder I’m … Continue reading

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Would you like a spoon with that?

It’s been a day of breasts. Really titty? Finished up the last of my Christmas shopping. Hey….where’s the throngs of people spending madly and stupidly? Seriously, there’s a real lack of people about this year, it seems. Maybe they’re all … Continue reading

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Santa Claustrophobia.

I feel suddenly overwhelmed by all this Christmas nonsense. Yesterday my husband and I ventured out to the shops and what I saw was disgusting. Happy people, doing happy shopping, loading their trolleys up with peace joy and love… I … Continue reading

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Sweaty woman ranting.

When people say “Oh I loooove summer!” I just want to punch them. Why? Tell me why? What is so damned good about sweat mustaches, having to make sure your armpits and legs are constantly shaved so you can wear … Continue reading

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Up to my ears in glue!

I’ve been on a frenzied craft kick because I made some of these peg ornaments to put on the stall alongside our candles and people went mad for them….so now I have to make loads more for the next lot … Continue reading

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