Tag Archives: Christmas

Blue Cheese Biscuits – A Classic Showstopper for Any Occasion

I hope you’ve all now finished digesting your Christmas dinners and lunches and post-Christmas leftovers – I know I have, and now the shame kicks in. But just until I start my diet (yeah, right), here’s another party recipe that … Continue reading

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Holiday Fudge – Cheap, easy, pretty, delicious, or the perfect Christmas present

It’s pretty insane that Christmas is already over, isn’t it? I know this post might come just a little bit too late, but hey – there are distant relatives, Valentine’s day, post-Christmas friendly meet ups, and thousands of other excuses … Continue reading

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Duck devoured!

May I just say, I did it. Because I get to say that. The duck turned out perfect, thank Heavens. You cannot imagine the fear I felt when I first cut into it at the dinner table with 10 people … Continue reading

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Duck stuffed

It’s day two of the duck project, and I have to say – whoever said it’s easier to bone a duck than to stuff it was utterly wrong. Today was stuffing day, but first of all, I spent about an … Continue reading

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Duck down

Well, there was no more delaying it, it had to be done today. But hey! I’m here, alive and well (something the duck can’t really say) and it all went down just fine. After spending half an hour of just … Continue reading

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Christmas with Julia – this will be heavy.

At Christmas in my family, it is traditional to make a huge mess in the kitchen, as big as you can. Every woman needs to be in the kitchen, they all just have to┬átake part in the meal. Who knows … Continue reading

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Christmas dinner – Part 2

Have you seen a meltdown? That can only mean one thing – the lamb turned out just fine! I am sitting on the sofa sipping Baileys and nothing could be more perfect right now. It is true that the filling … Continue reading

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