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Christmas Magic

God jul! from Tromsø – Paris of the North! Read more…

Day 5: Getting ready for Christmas

Today we travel to Tromsø, the “Paris of the North” Read more…

We met a Tomte

This little guy with a big white beard is called a Tomte in Sweden, a Nisse in Norway and Denmark or Tonttu in Finland – sometimes known as the “Swedish Santa”.  Read more…

Day 4: It’s beginning to look, feel, smell and sound …

like Christmas. Read more…

When will Christmas be over?

Yesterday was a day of rest, no trains, trams, cars – or was it? Read more…

“Perfect” in it’s own way

The Christmas songs played and played the weeks leading up to the day itself – Read more…

Safety First

No mince pies! Don’t worry, I was just looking at them.

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Two Candles

Today is the second Advent Sunday. Read more…

The first sighting of Santa!

We are standing in the queue at Santa’s Grotto at Duke of York Square. Read more…

Doggy Christmas at Gaucho

Yesterday was the Gaucho Doggy Christmas Sunday and we were there in force! Read more…

Multiple candles

Today we light the first candle on the menorah.  Read more…

It’s First Advent Sunday!!!

We lit our first Advent candle today … Read more…

We’ve been good, really good!

We visited Santa’s Grotto to tell him how good we’ve been. Read more…

Mince pies? Mince pies? Mince pies?

We were begging, BEGGING for some mince pies.  That’s me, George and our friend Bruno who came to for our Advent afternoon with neighbours.                    Read more…

Happy Christmas!

We had a lovely day with Little Tyke and Mini Tyke. Besides lots of pressies, surprises and food to eat it was special sharing the day with them. Read more…

Gotta Do What You’ve Gotta Do!

LOL!

Our Tree Ornaments

We started with one ornament on our humble little Christmas Tree. It was one of a dog that Aunty Jane gave us. She said it reminded her of me. Read more…

A Lop-sided Gingerbread House

Little Tyke went to a Mini Harrods event over the weekend to make a gingerbread house. Read more…

Two Down!

Today is the Second Advent – which means we have two more Sundays till it is Christmas! Read more…