Thursday, December 10, 2015

On the third day of Christmas

Intarsia wall plaque by Del Holbrook

Unwilling to share the chocolatey treats that she knows the dog will love, the cat has been hiding the marzipan delights under the baby.
How do I know this? At 2am, I found myself dealing with a peculiarly sticky brown substance apparently oozing from my child. Being half asleep and with my nose plugged ready for the onslaught, it took an entire clean-and-change before I absentmindedly licked my thumb ...

Joy Peace Love, My True Love reminded me.
I have chocolate smeared on my slipper and the dog won't leave me alone.


One lidded treats jar,
Two toasty slippers,
Three wooden words of calm ...


Catch up with all the 12 days of Christmas posts!


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