That’s Christmas to me…

While many of us (specifically adults) dread the first glimpses of tinsel in Sainsbury’s ten seconds after Halloween, I can’t help but get just a little bit excited. After all, it is the most wonderful time of the year! This year I was in Gravesend for the turning on of the lights parade with some school friends. We sang carols (in the middle of November!), giggled in the fake snow, and danced behind the parade, laughing and smiling for hours as hundreds of children shuffled along with their hand made paper lanterns and parents in tow. The excitement in the air that night was almost tangible, and to think it was only the prequel to the real build up for Christmas!

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