Pre-Christmas London Adventures

I think it's pretty fair to say that I am not the most coordinated person ever so the thought of my ice-skating should probably fill you with horror. It certainly did my mother when I told her my plans to go out on the ice today. She told me to be careful not to break [...]


Five Things I Forget Every Year but Remember When Decorating

I am allergic to Christmas trees. I'm allergic to real ones. I'm allergic to my artificial one. I guess the pain brings a touch of realistically to the whole process. Christmas tree lights are possessed, particularly Dutch Christmas tree lights which apparently come in loops instead of strings... or at least the ones I have [...]