This Side of the Pond
Notes from an Uprooted Englishwoman
January 9, 2020
Not quite done with celebrating yet? The trouble with January is that all the fun of the holidays is over and it’s back to work with a list of resolutions in hand, all of which involve having less fun than you did before the midnight chimes.
I’ve been racking my brains to come up with a new tradition we could steal from my homeland to fit the gap between New Year and Winterfest. We need something to look forward to, and we’ve already brought everything from Halloween to the harvest festival across the pond – why not complete the set?
I think I’ve found my candidate: the Festival o...