Tag Archives: #Christmas

Christmas in Hosier Lane

This is left over from last Christmas in Melbourne’s Hosier Lane – entitled “I’ll Empty Your Sack.” I chose not to show it last year because I thought it too rude: but I haven’t seen anything Christmas-sy in the street … Continue reading

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Adventures Under the Mistletoe

“Under the Mistletoe” by Edward Frederick Brewtnall (1846-1902). “Now all my days are trances, And all my nightly dreams Are where thy grey eye glances, And where thy footstep gleams – In what ethereal dances By what eternal streams!” -Edgar … Continue reading

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Oh deer!

Like the first cuckoo in spring, so is the first sighting of car-antlers adorning our present-laden vehicles, before Christmas Day, providing Christmas bling for your car. However, time is of the essence. Christmas has been and gone, and it’s time … Continue reading

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Dashing through the snow, in a one-horse open sleigh…

Here’s an early nod to Christmas. Snow-domes aka snow-globes, snow-storms or water-globes are  spheres enclosed with water where the water serves as the medium through which the “snow” falls.  Snow-domes first appeared at the Paris Universal Expo of 1878, and … Continue reading

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