I don’t send cards at Christmas. It’s partly for environmental reasons and is something I’ve not done for about 15 years. Instead of sending cards, I make a donation to a charity. For many years this was to an ovarian cancer charity, but a few years ago I decided to make it a different charity… Read More Christmas cards
I don’t expect anyone to be reading this today so be well and enjoy the break.
This is a post which has also been published for a work blog about wellbeing as part of a Christmas series. Christmas is traditionally a time for an excess of food – chocolate, puddings, cheese. It’s a time for parties and connecting with people, re-connecting with family and spending time together. By association, more alcohol… Read More Eat, drink, be merry
This blog post has been written for me by one of the Secret Santa elves…enjoy! Zoom Hello, My name is Gala and I am an educational designer at the university of Otago, in Dunedin New Zealand. This is my gift post to Andrew via blogsceretsanta.com . Merry Christmas Andrew! I do not know Andrew. Or… Read More Blog Secret Santa
This was first published on Alison Chisnell’s advent blog in 2013. I re-read it recently and decided to re-post it for this Christmas. Maybe I’ll update it next year… Presents…check. Food…check. Decorations…check. And so it begins, the inexorable list of activities that you put in place for Christmas. You get the idea from the holidays… Read More Christmas reflections