Sunday, 21 December 2008

Outdoor Christmas lights - good or bad?


I used to think that outdoor Christmas lights were wasting electricity and to0 distracting for passing drivers. Is this a load of 'Baa humbug'? We saw these on a house near us on the way home and I have to say that in the darkness on the shortest night of the year, our son thought they were great. Clearly someone has made a real effort to entertain and brighten up the neighbourhood. Given that there weren't really any other lights about, it hadn't turned into oneupmanship. I know energy saving matters and so does community so, for what it is worth, thanks to the household who added some Christmas sparkle on the Winter Solstice for my family.
blog comments powered by Disqus