We would like to wish all of our readers and contributors a very merry Christmas.
On a Christmas that is anything but normal, may we take a moment to reflect with gratitude on that which we have and celebrate this moment with peace, love and harmony.
May we also express our
“We all have something to give, in different gracious forms.”― Lailah Gifty Akita
“Not all gifts are wrapped in a box. Some gifts are just being present. Being there when it matters.”― Todd Crawshaw
This year has been a difficult time for everyone - our lives and routines have completely changed in line with the restrictions we have all been put under. Many people are happy to be seeing the back of 2020 and are looking forward to unwinding over Christmas. However, if you
“As long as we love, there will always be Christmas.”― Lailah Gifty Akita
“Christmas isn't about the decorations,It's about compassion.”― Abhijit Naskar
Fancy creating a festive atmosphere without the plastic? Here are 5 fantastic ideas for Christmas decorations that cost next to nothing - and won't cost the planet either.
1. Orange Pomanders
Few things smell as wonderful at Christmas as this easy to make, classic decoration - all that is required is
“Christmas is a bridge. We need bridges as the river of time flows past. Today's Christmas should mean creating happy hours for tomorrow and reliving those of yesterday.”― Gladys Bagg Taber
“Remember, if Christmas isn't found in your heart, you won't find it under a tree.”― Charlotte Carpenter
“Gifts of time and love are surely the basic ingredients of a truly merry Christmas.”― Peg Bracken