I actually don’t remember making a real gingerbread house when I was a kid. I think I might have crafted something out of marshmallow goo and graham crackers once or twice…but for whatever reason we didn’t get around to making the gingerbread house of actual gingerbread. Don’t get me wrong, I never felt like my holiday was […]
Countdown to Christmas: And then there were 8…
And then there were 8 days until Christmas. Of course the problem is that tonight we did what we always do on Christmas Eve and so for the rest of the year I’m going to feel like tonight was the eve of Christmas. We made more cookies (because, where Christmas is involved, can you have too […]
Countdown to Christmas: 9 days!
Nine more days until Christmas! In acknowledgment of the swiftly approaching holiday, the morning was started with some cookie baking. (Actually, because the parents are only staying a few more days, we will be celebrating some family Christmas this weekend. So yes, while it is actually nine days until Christmas, it is beginning to feel a little […]