Tag: Boxing Day
What day is it?
It’s that time of year again, when one day blurs into the next and I forget what day of the week it is. Thank goodness for calendars!
So having discovered it is Saturday – not Silent Sunday – I can say a few words. 😉
Today I spent the day relaxing. Christmas is over, everyone enjoyed the food and gifts that were handed out, the kitchen looks liveable again, the fridge is stashed full of left-overs (so I don’t need to cook for a while) and the torn wrapping paper and curling ribbons are ready and waiting in the garbage for next week’s bin collection. With a contented sigh, after another Christmas well celebrated, life moves on.
This morning we had a sweet little visitor who arrived with her mummy and daddy. After a swim in the pool, she enjoyed a gingerbread ice cream sandwich.
After they left, I spent over two hours on the phone to my sister, who lives about a six-hour drive away. After catching up on how each of us spent Christmas Day, my next visitors arrived.
This is the newest addition to the family – my fur-grand-baby, Summer.
Summer’s owner, my eldest son, stayed for dinner and helped us eat some Christmas left-overs while his wife was at work.
We have had some beautiful weather the past couple of days, with temperatures around the mid-twenties, and very little humidity. Perfect Boxing Day summer weather, accompanied by another beautiful sunset sky. 🙂