It has been a Christmas tradition since I got married to watch “A Christmas Carol” on Christmas Eve. We watch it late at night. It is true that since the kids were born, I haven’t been so good in keeping up with the tradition. 75 more words
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We finally made it to the zoo…AKA the day we’ve all been waiting for AKA the day my whole life has been leading up to. 584 more words
What began as a bit of fun to celebrate the opening of the 2015 Dickens Festival, turned out to be an inspired crowd puller!
Even cuddly toys and paper animals adopted new names, courtesy of their humans, so I thought I’d add the Name Game here for you to play too. 94 more words
Deventer is a beautiful and atmospheric old town which has retained many of its historic buildings. So it doesn’t need much of a makeover to turn itself into a passable version of 19th Century London for its annual weekend-long Dickens Festival. 468 more words
It’s not every day you get the opportunity to be transported back to Victorian London, but then again it’s not every day that the inhabitants of a Dutch town collectively decide to dress up as characters from the novels of Charles Dickens. 668 more words