A Coronavirus Christmas #2

My great-auntie Gertie, she of the rabbit-skinning speed record (Portly passim), used to keep a drawer full of gifts in her dressing table. Not ones she had bought in advance, the sort of thing you stash away on the off-chance you’ll match it to a suitable recipient, but ones she’d been given. It was not uncommon to get back the Christmas present you’d sent her a year or two earlier, neatly re-wrapped. Continue reading

Christmas Gingerbread Men

Image of gingerbread snowmen and santas

I was going to write today about decorating my Christmas cake when I realised I had to let the icing dry before decorating it and I’d left it too late. So that’s coming later in the week. In the meantime, here’s a bonus post about Christmas gingerbread. Continue reading