The history and future of Christmas cards

Carole Hallett MobbsKeeping in touch0 Comments

The world's first commercially produced Christmas card, designed by John Callcott Horsley for Henry Cole

Sending and receiving of Christmas cards Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without the regular arrival throughout December of cards from friends and family. Many people stay in touch for years solely via the annual card and family newsletter. But Christmas cards are a bit thin on the ground this year. The … Read More

Keeping in touch while overseas

Carole Hallett MobbsHomesickness, Keeping in touch14 Comments

A toddler using a telephone How to keep in touch with friends and family overseas

Keep in touch Keeping in touch with your family and friends when you live overseas is simple in these days of modern technology. The internet has revolutionised such important contact in many ways. From email to Skype, there is no excuse for losing touch with people… unless you want to, … Read More