We awoke in Formby and opened our presents at around 7 am.
Despite Mum's builder having the spare back door key (and there's no way round from the front) Ian still managed to feed the hungry birds by climbing out of the kitchen window and by 8 am we were on the road again.
It was still dark, but I got a couple of photographs before I got into the car to show how snowy Formby was.
These are icicles hanging on the rose next to the front door.
Cumbria wasn't as snowy as we thought it would be, but it made the drive to Millom easy. The Duddon river was mostly iced over and we were lucky enough to see a heron when we stopped to take some photos.
Upon arrival in Cumbria we cooked Christmas dinner. Acorn the guinea pig had some carrot while we were preparing the vegetables:
The excitement was too much for Leona:
After Christmas lunch we exchanged presents and Leona opened her first ever Christmas presents with a little help from Dewi
In the evening Ian and I headed back to Formby: