Saturday 24 December 2016
The Big Man Is Coming
Tonight is the night, children all over the world are waiting in anticipation for the big man to visit them.
I hope what ever gifts he brings fills them with happiness.
Some-one else is waiting for a visitor.
I hope there wont be a lump of coal in his stocking.
Postie brought a lovely delivery today, fills me with lots of excitement for next year
The latest Chiltern Seeds catalogue's, I love Chiltern seeds and there catalogues, as well as all the usual there is a vast array of unusual, already I am starting a list, Okahijiki, Orach, Ajmud, Tortarello and Pipiche are a few of the edibles I am interested in.
Made up a quick bowl of coleslaw today
A chance to try my new mandolin.
I wish you all Merry Christmas and a peaceful 2017
Thursday 23rd December 1982
Checked all the sheep, took hay around on the tractor, put back strays with main flock.
Went and got tree, made 48 mince pies, 24 sausage rolls.
John puttied in door frame to try and keep out draught, started sorting out back room for Xmas, John put in two double sockets and coaxial cable for television.
put Xmas tree on a stand, put up Xmas decs.
Friday December 24th 1982
Scrubbed all floors, cleaned up all through.
John did all the chores.
Left here at 10 o'clock met Molly and Douglas in Carmarthen,
had fish and chips, did last minute shopping.
John received letter from Taunton police about driving without due care and attention.
Court January 10th.