Janathon day 19: a wassail a wassail a jolly wassail…

Hello, I apologise for the lack of post yesterday, there was a lack of almost anything yesterday as I had some sort of sick/dizzy headache thing which in retrospect was probably a migraine but I haven’t had those for long so I forget what they are like… however by mid afternoon today I was feeling…… Continue reading Janathon day 19: a wassail a wassail a jolly wassail…

Janathon day 23 -Wassail!! 

Wassail!  Well that is what I did yesterday!  Mythago led another wassail this time in Steyning Community Orchard. The traditional waking up of the trees and scaring off of evil spirits took place last night in order to attempt to ensure a bumper Apple crop this coming year! Well it can’t hurt can it 😀 …… Continue reading Janathon day 23 -Wassail!! 

Janathon day 31 (insanity max 30 day 20): done

And so with that, Janathon was over before you know it!! And what did I do to celebrate? I danced!! It was a sussex Apple howling or wassail where we dance and perform a ceremony to drive the evil spirits away from Apple trees. It is lots of fun and involve a lot of dancing…… Continue reading Janathon day 31 (insanity max 30 day 20): done

Day 211 & 212 A tale of quilts and apples…

The title will become clear shortly I promise…yes it is still to do with exercise! Firstly Day 211: Saturday. On Saturday, I had to teach my friend Karen how to do quilting, despite the fact that I had never done any quilting before. Luckily she only wanted to learn the basics so I could impart…… Continue reading Day 211 & 212 A tale of quilts and apples…

Day 208: Wednesday wassail practice

Good afternoon 🙂 Of course it was dancing yesterday…dancing and fun and all sorts of excitement. We were, as well as the normal practice activities of dancing and teaching dances and suchlike we were practicing for a Wassail that we have been asked to lead on Sunday.  This is only the second wassail (or Cider…… Continue reading Day 208: Wednesday wassail practice

Day 204 & 205 Awesome Wassailing Weekend

Hello again 🙂 It was (as you may have guessed from the title) a pretty awesome weekend! I will explain wassailing for the uninitiated in due course, but without further ado on to the awesome: Day 204 (Saturday) Saturday started out sunny and freezing! Literally freezing… but an hour or so after that it was…… Continue reading Day 204 & 205 Awesome Wassailing Weekend