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A fancy table and a more-or-less-traditional English Christmas dinner…

Christmas is a little subdued this year. Normally, there are a lot more people at my mom’s house in the Bay Area, but due to many reasons, two brothers are not here. That means that nieces and nephews are also … Continue reading

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That crazy Christmas dinner… that we do twice… part 1…

Christmas dinner at my mom’s house in the San Francisco Bay Area has evolved into a complicated, two-headed beast. We do a full, traditional English Christmas dinner on Christmas day… and then we do it again the following day. It … Continue reading

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I have a lot of photos to share…

So we should get through the Christmas ones right now… because Christmas is over… We had the usual beautiful table, because my kids love doing that. It does sort of set the mood… And you might as well use mom’s … Continue reading

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Christmas old school…

We do Christmas right at my mom’s house.¬†Our family¬†came over from England and we still have a lot of family over there, so we tend to use their traditions on Christmas eve. We cook a big old roast beef, still … Continue reading

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