November 30th, 2017

notes from a small island


Advent is a time of waiting, as well as a time of preparation. And I have been waiting for the past nine years for a chance to fill the Advent calendar again, after my daughter decided she was too old for it. It now contains gifts for not only her, but her partner and the children as well -


Also - this is the Waiting Room at Port Erin Railway Station, where I had coffee this morning. And yes, it does look very Thomas the Tank Engine - but then I do live on the real island of Sodor...