Christmas Day

A Christmas Washout

Despite all our best plans this year, for us, Christmas Day and the subsequent days that followed have been a bit of a washout. The dreaded lurgy has hit the house! I am not talking about a bit of a cold, but whatever found its way in to infect the family has knocked everyone (except for me), for six. Hubby has a bit of a stomach bug last week which we put down to a dodgy pasty, but thought nothing of it. The bug started with poor Kian on the day before Christmas Eve and saw him sleep all day …

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Coombe Mill

Christmas Fun at Coombe Mill

Last week I wrote about the feed run at Coombe Mill which is run daily for all visitors that stay. Christmas is no different although they do put back the feed run by an hour to give the kids some extra time to open all the presents that Santa brings, but that isn’t all that happens during Christmas at Coombe Mill. Other activities offered by Fiona, Nick and the family also include activity hour.  I always follow their adventures on the blog so I was excited to see what we would be doing. Last year I fashioned our table decoration out …

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