I’m still in awe when I think back of the orchestration that went on in the kitchen to prepare the tamales, stuffed chickens, side dishes, desserts and of course buñuelos and Ponche Navideno,or Christmaspunch
Mexican ChristmasPunch p. For me personally, those perfumed smells will always remind me of the oh-so-touching Christmas posadas in the homes of Mexican friends and of our annual shared Christmas dinner with another family, our dear friends, where the husband makes the ponche each year
I never used to get terribly excited about Christmas cake or Christmas pudding. Having come from an Eastern European background, the entire concept of a traditional Anglo-Saxon Christmas cake or pudding was completely foreign to me and not to my taste
I finally got around to making Southern Plates Strawberry Punch Bowl Cake. So I ended up making the punch bowl cake earlier than I had planned, which wasn't a problem because I have been wanting to make this dessert ever since Christy posted it
So puppy chow, peanut butter pretzel bites and an attempt at red velvet s’mores blondies are good and well for a cookie swap, but when it comes down to crunch time for holiday cookies, for gifts or for serving guests, I think you and I both know we want three things
The Pancake Princess and the Protein Prince | Craving pancakes all day, every day.