By Marian Connor

I was thinking…

This is the fourth instalment of our Wunder Kalender.

Cabinet of Curiosities – a room, display or case full of weird and wonderful things, its heyday was in 16th and 17th century Europe.

Advent Calendar – used to count and celebrate the days leading to Christmas Day

Wishing you the very best for your Midwinter Festival, we hope you enjoy whatever you choose to celebrate.


Wooden Church door with a white number 24



Snow scene at night with moon and clouds. Includes some cabins and a lighthouse

“Let’s be naughty and save Santa the trip.”

Gary Allan, Singer Songwriter

The Influence of Fly Agaric on the Iconography of Father Christmas


Red Church door with a white 25




When you venture out for that walk after a big lunch give a thought to Simon Beck. It Looks Like A Crazy Guy Just Walking Around In The Snow. Then You Zoom Out And…Whoa.


Door 26 in black for blog



It’s that snoozy time of mid-winter, that’s not such a bad thing. The Science behind power naps and why they’re so damn good for you.



door 27 for blog



A gift of dance. Top 10 Dance Scenes from Dance Movies.




Door 29 for blog



In this hinterland between Christmas and the New Year, how about some practical creativity?  10 Art Therapy Techniques To Help You De-stress This Holiday Season.



door 29 black for blog



A little gift of peace.  Bells of Mindfulness.




door 30 for blog



“It’s a funny thing about life if you refuse to accept anything but the best you very often get it.”

Somerset Maugham


If you are feeling under-appreciated at the moment why not make a change and start being nice to yourself.  7 Steps to Positive Self Talk.


Next Wednesday we will publish our final Wunder Kalender for the 31st December – 6th January.


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