Monthly Archives: December 2011

Christmas Eve!!!

A happy ending to a cr*p advent for Herself and little Ted – Merry Christmas, people!

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Christmas Eve Eve insomnia…

Are you asleep…?

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Seasonal sleepwear…

Nothing says Christmas quite like new pyjamas – even if they do happen to be entirely the wrong size…

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The Great, Seasonal Tidy Up

‘Quick! Tidy up! The rellies are coming!’ Cue frenetic duster-brandishing/hoover-driving activity and an entirely unnecessary degree of panic:

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Pie pilfering – but all in a worthy cause…

After an exhausting evening of failing to coax so much as a ‘Good King Wenceslas’ out of Herself, Ted was in dire need of sustenance and – espying a small glass of sherry and a mince pie laid out in … Continue reading

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Nothing like a festive sing-along…

In an effort to drum up some festive cheer, the pair decided to embark on a little light caroling (as opposed to corralling…) – although, at only 10 minutes in, it was Ted alone who was burdened with carrying the … Continue reading

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Inappropriately-large festive headwear and the (inevitable) disappointment of hanging mistletoe

CrimboCon 2011 happened this weekend – which, most regrettably, meant that Advent App did not… Herewith, a double dose of festive cr*pness (with assurances that normal service is to resume on the morrow…):   And today’s offering: After several long, … Continue reading

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Hole(s) in the plan…

Oh dear… Mice – or some other, small, cloth-devouring critters – in the sock drawer! With the structural integrity of his Christmas stocking so severely compromised, Ted was, understandably, concerned that its present-holding capabilities may not meet the demand he … Continue reading

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Bothersome winter barnets…

OK, admittedly not a strictly festive phenomenon (or, rather, complaint…), but I would hazard that most people who have ever had cause to wear a hat – and not necessarily of the fur-trimmed, red variety popularized by Father Christmas and … Continue reading

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Overtaken by the lurgy :(

With apologies for spectacularly late posting (although, technically, there are still approx. 90 minutes of 14 December in which to secure validity…), a hasty sketch – executed through festive-flu-blearied eyes – to illustrate one of my least favourite characteristics of … Continue reading

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