So here it is folks. December is finally here and silly season is officially underway! Regular readers of my blog will know that (along with festival season) Christmas is unquestionably one of my favourite times of year. Although, this Christmas is already shaping up to be slightly different from usual. Generally on the first weekend of December (usually without fail), we head off to our local Christmas tree farm, to pick the Nordman Fir that will stand — in all…