Thursday, 8 December 2016
Christmas in the summertime
I love looking at posts showing Christmas in the northern hemisphere but for me Christmas happens in the summer. So I thought I would show you some pictures from a summer
Christmas Day past.
One year we kitten sat for our daughter, summer is kitten time, and she ended up decorating our tree. She loved the fact that we had put a tree in the lounge for her and covered it with all sorts of shiny toys. She gave us a lot of laughs as she climbed from bottom to top and back again.
Of course there is always heaps of food and even with summer salads and cold meats it is easy to over eat if you're not careful.
And if you manage to behave with the salads
maybe you won't be so good with the summer desserts.
Naturally there are delicious sweet and savoury nibbles
scattered around in strategic places as well.
Afterwards there's always time to sit around out of the sun
and just relax and socialise, have a long cool drink or two
and wash all that party food down.
Or join the kids for a game of backyard cricket and maybe lose some of those calories you just piled on over lunch. Or what's more likely, lose the ball, probably on a neighbours roof :)
But before any of this happens there is the opportunity to attend a Christmas church service and celebrate the birth of Jesus, who is after all, the reason for the season.
Just a little glimpse of a
I hope you enjoyed it.
joining Amy and friends for: