We have all heard of genies in lamps, even a genie in a bottle. Jeannie’s bottle seems to have been fairly cheap. But this is a real blast. Carol singers in a can, the sound emerging horn-style. It is the kind of noise that gives a simple pleasure … if you are the one producing it. And the repertoire is – well, constant.
As May closes, June will start some people thinking about mid-year Christmas. We don’t. We cannot. Seems only weeks between taking decorations down and putting them up again for the next seasonal round. We could not contemplate Christmas in June or July; even getting out a few items, how would we know when to stop? Nonetheless, there are always little trinkets to add; especially after a trip to Disney. This is why the end of year set-up starts earlier each […]
And so there are a couple of small trees on the wall. They feature Mickey and Minnie on the one side and Nashville etc. (a very big ‘etc.’) on the other. Oh – and a bit of greenery that is too bothersome to take down. Just in the dining room. Nowhere else.