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Christmas continued

For many years we had two Christmas dinners. One year my father’s brother John and his family would come to us on Christmas Day, and we would go to them on Boxing Day to do the whole thing all over again. 270 more words


Childhood Reflections

I was talking with a friend online the other day and we were talking about times we had the best time of our lives but got our butts heavily whooped on by Mum and Dad. 181 more words

Bread sauce

We have a lovely set of friends who come from other countries, and they are always interested in our English customs and ways, and also our food! 266 more words


Vegetarian Gravy for the Perfect Roast

Here is a recipe to please the vegetarians at the table for roast dinner nights, or at Christmas dinner. Perfect served with roasted veggies, peas and brussel sprouts! 226 more words

Gluten Free

December 25 (2007): All in the family

Oh no. Last night-quelle disaster. I went out with Grace and the D’Amato family. I knew things were off when Grace wasn’t calling me back, she said she’d been hibernating a bit. 816 more words

Black Book

Festive Turkey Wellington

I’ve only just got round to posting this Christmas Turkey Wellington recipe with puff pastry, but it’s deinstalled worth the time and effort! I’ll be honest in saying that the thought of Christmas dinner bores me a little, so this year I decided to make something slightly more exciting than a roast dinner. 506 more words

Food Tips

British Christmas Dinner

British Christmas Dinner seems to be about fitting as much onto your plate as possible:

Turkey, cranberry sauce, pigs in blankets (sausages with bacon wrapped around them), Yorkshire puddings, roast potatoes, mashed potatoes, stuffing, carrots, green beans, sprouts and gravy – naturally accompanied with lots of wine, and Christmas crackers and Christmas hats! 14 more words