2018 Armitage Weekly Round-up #1

Another year. New header. Hannibatchsmuse got a RA pressie this year. Nice!!! Cutie pie is one of my favourite terms of endearment and usually reserved for my kids. However, I also like the cutie pie suggested by smoops-and-smoops In case you are interested in a meet-up should Richard return to the stage in London this…

New Year, Some News, Old Probs

Hello and welcome to 2018. This was going to be only a test post, but it just so happens that I saw a news snippet that I can incorporate in today’s post. The Armitage Army on Instagram found this little bit:  I’m trying so hard not to buy magazines, but I’m on holiday so I…

Bye-bye 2017 – Year in Review

Following the lead of my fellow bloggers, 2017 can’t be put to bed without a quick look back. This was my fifth year of blogging on WordPress after initially starting out on tumblr. Eventually running out of media storage space on my free account, this year I made the leap to a premium (paid) account…

2017 Armitage Weekly Round-up #45

The temptation to ignore the round-up today was very strong. I missed last week, too, though, and then I thought that it somehow feels bad to start a new year with last year’s loose ends. So today I present you the last Weekly Round-up of 2017. This was, by the way, the fourth consecutive year…

Day X of 12 Days of Christmas

The festivities are over – and the 12 Days of Christmas raffles, too. Apologies for not posting yesterday as planned – we left early for our traditional family Christmas walk-cum-picnic, and so I was not back on the laptop until late. I raffled the big surprise parcel this morning, and we now have the winner…

Day 12 of 12 Days of Christmas

Before the German Christmas gets into full swing, here is the winner of yesterday’s calendar – Andrea Königsmann Congrats, Andrea. I still have your address 🙂! I really, really hope that the calendar will get to you really quickly after Christmas. The new year is only 8 days away… Thank you to everyone for taking…

Day 11 of 12 days of Christmas

The penultimate raffle day is here! Let’s ring in the festive days with today’s list of winners. There were five little frame decorations to be won, and these are the winners: Eugeal, Valsgal1999, Widoedm53, Denise Wilde and Salakonn Congrats to Eugeal and Valsgal to win again, and to all the winners, and thank you for…