Posts tagged ‘Christmas’

December 26, 2019

when Xmas is over

by duncanr

it’s time for Santa to relax . . .


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December 25, 2019

Doggie Xmas Pressies

by duncanr

December 24, 2019

Trump : 12 Days of . . .

by duncanr

December 24, 2019

Xmas Eve Fun

by duncanr


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December 24, 2019

Yule Cat

by duncanr

December 15, 2019

Christmas Cheer for Terrence

by duncanr

78 yr old Terrence has spent the last 20 Christmas days on his own – this year will be different
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December 14, 2019

The Deer Mother

by duncanr

Ever since the early Neolithic, the female reindeer was venerated by the people of Scotland, Scandinavia, Russia, and Siberia who believed it was the Deer Mother who ‘flew through winter’s longest darkest night with the life-giving light of the sun in her horns‘ signalling the end of the winter solstice

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more info on the Deer Mother – here

December 12, 2019

When Scotland Cancelled Christmas

by duncanr

my English friends often ask me why I don’t really celebrate Christmas. I try to explain that New Year is a more important celebration in Scotland than is Christmas – or at least it was when I was growing up in Scotland so that has kind of shaped my attitude towards Christmas. That then leads to another question – why have Scots traditionally celebrated New Year more than Xmas. A question I’ve – till now – been unable to answer. Now that I’ve stumbled upon this video, however, I’m ready for the next person to ask me that question

December 25, 2018

12 Days Revisited

by duncanr

December 20, 2018

Protect your Parents

by duncanr

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