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A Christmas arms race
Ahh, Christmas. A time for relaxation and rejoicing. Sadly, Christmas in our house has become a time of ‘stuffocation’. My kids equate ‘number of prezzies’ to ‘happiness’. Forget gratitude and quality time with the extended family, success boils down to ‘has Santa bought more presents than last year?’ It’s as though we’ve accidentally entered into an unwinnable […]
Last night was the annual seasonal gathering of the eclectic mix that is the Art of Brill team. [Thanks Mr C for putting on a fabulous evening and being such a generous boss!] Like any work Christmas do, there was lots of drinking, eating and merry making. We also made full use of the Christmas cuddle. Some […]
The Christmas cuddle
I’ve always been a cuddler. I guess it stems from my mum being a cuddler? Whenever I was upset or grazed my knee, a cuddle would always do the trick. So imagine my recent surprise when I found out that I’d been doing it wrong! Here’s the science. The average cuddle lasts 2.4 seconds. But, […]