So how was it?
You'll be pleased to know that I survived Christmas and, mostly, survived it in some style. Definitely better than previous years and that, I'm sure, was because of the treats I'd laid up and had been waiting for. My church visit was cold but lovely; the party food I'd bought livened up lunch times; the list of films, along with where to find them and the length, meant entertainment was easily to hand whenever I wanted it and the pamper session was perfect. The Christmas Day pamper session was in fact so perfect I did it all over again on Boxing Day and am now looking forward to my Sunday afternoons even more. The details? Fuchsia pink bath sheet, bath mat and flannel; floating soap petals added just before I got in; a cushion to support my head; a new book saved especially for Christmas Day; harp music playing from my phone and through a recently unearthed bluetooth speaker; a cup of tea to hand and new, comfy clothes to climb into once I'd finished. It was abso