Posts Tagged "christmas"

Ho-ho-ho (2013)

Ho-ho-ho (2013)

Never lose your holiday spirit ;)
You may not care for the commercialism of Christmas, neither do I.
You may not care for the religious aspect, neither do I.
You may not care … Continue reading

A christmas tree from winter Spain’s bounties

A christmas tree from winter Spain’s bounties

 

For years now, we have enjoyed the taste of a different and homemade Christmas tree.
Then we started traveling.
Last holidays we were in Oman, where 25th of December is just another … Continue reading

 
Croquembouche — custard-oozing toffee covered profiteroles

Croquembouche — custard-oozing toffee covered profiteroles

Most people doing Christmas bake turkeys, ham or even fish, as it the often the case in Australia. We never do that. I dont do a lot of roasts in … Continue reading

Christmas…hmm..parade

Christmas…hmm..parade

Remember the magazines we gave the girls as a Christmas gift? They were not only very appreciated as such, they provided for our fun and games after the gift-giving was … Continue reading

 
And then it was Christmas morning

And then it was Christmas morning

The kids have known for awhile that this year the holidays will be even lower key than usual. I think there was some parental apprehension in regards to the few … Continue reading

The cookie workshop, late into the night

The cookie workshop, late into the night

I promise you, you will get sick of cookies by the time I am done with Christmas. I know I am.  But since I put so much effort into the … Continue reading

 
Christmas Eve picnic

Christmas Eve picnic

I have grown up with a Christmas Eve tradition. That was the big event, the time when everyone is cooking, preparing, anticipating. We opened gifts after the elaborate vegan dinner. … Continue reading

Packing homebaked cookie gifts

Packing homebaked cookie gifts

I went a bit bake crazy this year. For a person that doesnt really eat cookies or bake sweets very often, I sure got myself deep in trouble in the … Continue reading

 
Merry Jumping Tipismas!

Merry Jumping Tipismas!

Christmas morning started at 8am.
Ms.Fab let us sleep in a bit, even though she woke up at about 5am.
Then the fun began.
I dont know if you remember from last year, … Continue reading