Merry Christmas to all!

:hohoho: Merry Christmas! :hohoho:
 
the eastern star is our guide
 

 

 
what's in my box?

 
This is my box, this is my box…
I never travel without my box.
In the first drawer I keep my magic stones. […]
In the second drawer, I keep all my beads. […]
In the third drawer… in the third drawer…
Oh little boy…
oh little boy…
 
In the third drawer I keep
 
– Melchior, “Amahl and the Night Visitors” by Gian Carlo Menotti

 

 

Fennel pollen [is] also known as “spice of the angels”

– Gernot Katzer, Spice Pages: Fennel Seeds