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  1. Day 16 On Day 17

    by , 12-17-2017 at 03:31 AM (Barmy Blue's Bland Blog)
    A cute little penguin in a scarf.
    So itís about 7am now so itís actually tomorrow but never mind. I have finally finished making all my cards.
    Well sort of. Iíve put them together. Now I just need to stamp a sentiment inside all 17 and then itís definitely all done.

    We were supposed to put the tree up today but I wanted to finish my cards first. The last post is the 21st for 1st class post and I rather it not be left that late. If I can finish my cards first then I can ...
  2. 15

    by , 12-16-2017 at 12:18 AM (Barmy Blue's Bland Blog)
    A sleigh full of presents and a tree.

    I baked some Nutella cookies yesterday. Havenít tasted them fully, just a few crumbs. And today I made chocolate chip cookies but itís nothing special. It was a premade cookie mix.
    What is is is this. Particularly around this time of year you see tv characters and so on who make cookies for friends/family/co-workers and I see that and want to do it too but there are some issues. The main one being that mum doesnít eat sweets as much as ...
  3. Day 14 in the Advent Calendar

    by , 12-14-2017 at 05:51 PM (Barmy Blue's Bland Blog)
    And the half the housemates have been eaten. The most recent evictionÖ
    A gingerbread man.

    Never actually watched Big Brother. I didnít much like the concept and every time I did stray onto it they were asleep anyway.

    I tried replacing the shower hose today. It was a little disastrous. Mum needed to wash her hair so I changed the hose before she got there and didnít tell her because I wanted an unbiased opinion on whether it was better or not. For some reason ...
  4. The 13th Day of Christmas

    by , 12-13-2017 at 07:54 PM (Barmy Blue's Bland Blog)
    This oneís a little longer. Itís Santa in his sleigh being pulled by a reindeer. Itís really sweet and I think itíd look really cute as a little decoration on a cake.

    When I was younger I kept wanting to keep my calendars because I figured that all I had to do was melt some fresh chocolate and pour it in and Iíve have new Christmas chocolates. But I accepted that it was silly to keep them.
    Just like my mum always accepted that we werenít going to reuse the wrapping paper. But ...
  5. Day 12

    by , 12-12-2017 at 06:07 PM (Barmy Blue's Bland Blog)
    A candy cane with a little bow.

    Now then. Weíve done some Christmas shopping two days in a row. Yesterday we mainly got thermals for ourselves More for mum than me because she needs to be warm. For myself we got a pair of thermal leggings and two t-shirt bras.

    Be warned. This contains aspects of a female nature. Fear not itís not THAT. A different aspect of female nature. You were warned.

    Thisíll be new for me. Never had one before, that I was aware of. ...