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Bonfire Night

Happy bonfire night! The fifth of November is one of my favorite holidays. Celebrated in Commonwealth countries (The UK, New Zealand, Australia, South Africa, etc.), bonfire night commemorates Guy Fawkes and his compatriots who tried to blow up Parliament in London in 1605. Celebrating that King James escaped the “Gunpowder Plot,” the country lit bonfires… Click to keep reading!
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A Very Happy Christmas

Wishing you and yours a very happy Christmas day!
Twelve Days of Christmas: A Tiffany Blue Taxi
Twelve Days of Pretty: I’ll Take Two
Twelve Days of Sparkles: Three Christmas Cocktails
Twelve Days of Christmas: Four Characters Waiting
Twelve Days of Lovely: Top Five Christmas Films
Twelve Days of Pretty: Six Things
Twelve Days of… Click to keep reading!

A Beached As Christmas

Despite my reservations about being alone for Christmas, I had a surprisingly good day down under. Christmas Eve, I spent four hours baking and getting in the holiday spirit: a chocolate cake with Betty Crocker vanilla icing and M&Ms, butter cookies with frosting and sprinkles, cream cheese cookies, an angel food cake, and sugar cookies… Click to keep reading!