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The Christmas Decorations are up, Watching The Breakfast Club For The First Time.

        I was feeling rubbish yesterday afternoon time of the month girls you know what I mean, and some excited person said "Lets put the Christmas decorations up"  like the big child he is I said "OK" I usually put Christmas carols on and spend a good few hours decorating the tree, and the rest of the rooms , but I just couldn't get excited, so out came the big boxes from the shed, I looked at them on the table  and thought were the hell do I start.  Little by little the tree went up but my tree has to be secured because  I have two cats who love Christmas tree's,  last year it went on the floor twice when I came down in the morning,   I put on my new red and white wooden decorations I had made they look so nice, but I couldn't help my mood I just couldn't get excited may be I need a kick up the arse.       It took us, what I mean is me four hours to do 2 rooms three sets of lights did not work so I have spent £45.00 on new lights last night something I didn't want to do but my decorations looked pathetic without them, someone decorated my little black Christmas tree in my dining room with one bit of tinsel and he didn't even open up the branches and said "that will do" "what I replied" I waited till he went to put some lights in our hallway and redid his efforts. I don't think he noticed.
    So the decorations are half up half down just waiting for a few bits and pieces to arrive next week then my little palace will be all ready for Christmas.



Last night I couldn't sleep and I watched Bridget Jones Baby for the first time, Yep I am the one who hasn't seen it yet, I really like it, but my God everyone looked so much older, probably because we keep watching the first one's over and over again.  So tonight's film night is going to be The Breakfast Club somebody has never seen it he says, my God were has he been, everyone over the age of 40 has seen The breakfast club what's wrong with him, so I will introduce him to one of the best films ever, if you haven't seen it  yet, do,  you can find it on Amazon Prime and Netflix Now. Mimi.💋


     

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