Advent Calendars That Mean Something

It’s nearly December, people! Woot woot! In case you hadn’t noticed, I L-O-V-E Christmas … but Mr Chef has a rule that there is no Christmas in the house before 1st December. I have a rule that there is nothing but Christmas in the house after 1st December. A happy marriage is all about compromise, guys!

So what happens on 1st December, then? Well, the Christmas tree comes OUT, the cheesy music goes ON and the decorations go UP! We take loads of photos (most, if not all, of which we’ll delete later) of everybody wearing various festive headgear – Santa hats, reindeer antlers, etc. – messing around with baubles and getting tangled in tinsel. … And then there’s the swearing at the lights, but let’s not mention that, and ADVENT CALENDARS!! Continue reading