Friday, December 2, 2011

A Christmas Moment


Despite ...

... a constrant stream of tradesmen inside this morning
... hammering, sawing and drilling above
... a birthday party for one teenager plus 9 friends to prepare for this afternoon
... dietary restrictions
... unseasonly cold (but sunny) weather
... and no Christmas tree until the builders' dust subsides in a few weeks ....


I still managed to steal a Christmas Moment for myself.

Lovely Christmas music


A gluten-free, dairy-free and delicious Melting Moment 

real cup of tea (for once)


A lovely Christmas magazine

Perfection.

And then the electrician came back in, this time for real with a ladder and drill, creating "snow" on my freshly cleaned surfaces.

But worth it, because the house is looking like this:


and this:



and this:



Couldn't be happier with how the extension is going 
(once we get that pesky weatherboard cladding exactly right ...)


2 comments:

Hill upon Hill said...

Oh that is lovely... your pockets of Christmas are lovely.

Is the recipe for the melting moments easy?

Fiona said...

Thankyou!
Yes the melting moments are easy, I will try to post the recipe soon.
Although actually the cream in the centre was leftovers from icing cupcakes!