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When is 'too early' for Christmas?

Earlier today I went on a walk through the streets – only to be bombarded by constant Christmas decorations every direction I went. Now, I don’t… 405 more words

Quintessentially Queer

A Very Tense Christmas

As you may have noticed, I am a big fan of grammar and writing! I wrote a post recently about different ways to teach tenses… 74 more words

A Christmas Carol (1971)

My favorite animated version of A Christmas Carol, this hidden gem actually features the voices of Alastair Sim as Scrooge and Michael Hordern as Marley’s Ghost – both reprising their roles from the definitive filmed version of  115 more words

I’ve Never Been a Fan of Christmas.

A lot of people really enjoy this time of year, and it’s not difficult to see why. The anticipation and excitement leading up to Christmas Day, the joy of spending time with loved ones, unwrapping gifts left under the tree, sitting around a table enjoying a feast of a meal. 236 more words


Mankind Is Our Business

“But you were always a good man of business, Jacob,’ faltered Scrooge, who now began to apply this to himself.

‘Business!’ cried the Ghost, wringing its hands again. 508 more words


It’s beginning to look a lot like…

Don’t say it. I know.

Is anyone else feeling a bit meh about Christmas this year? I feel like I’m the only one. Everywhere I look, people have got their decorations up already, and Christmas songs have been on the radio for about 2 weeks. 283 more words

A Generous Heart

Last night we rewatched The Man Who Invented Christmas. It’s a creative story based on Charles Dickens’ struggle to write his bestselling book, A Christmas Carol, the story of the selfish fictional character Ebenezer Scrooge and his redemption. 344 more words