The Ghost of Christmas Past!

With the clock ticking towards Christmas Day, I took the time to grab a few hours away from the hard work that I had been doing at 13 Piccadilly Terrace to make a quick visit to Nicole’s House. Although I wanted to leave a special gift for Nicole, I had also wanted to spend a moment or two by the Christmas tree inspired by this wonderful lady and who had made similar gold bows by hand to decorate her last Christmas tree before her untimely death six months later...

Paw Prints in the Flour!

"'Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house. Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse" ~ Clement Clarke Moore Although the children may have been ‘nestled all snug in their beds’ waiting for the  visit from St Nicholas on Christmas Eve - there was plenty 'a stirring’ within the basement kitchen of the poet Lord Byron at 13 Piccadilly Terrace in the year 1815...