Then there are all the Christmas cards that yet has to be written and mailed. The last minute one’s always with the proverbial excuse: “Sorry for the tardy arrival of this-but we didn’t forget you”, which in fact isn’t quite true, for each year there always seem to be someone that “wasn’t on the list”.
Preparations for Christmas began with baking cookies. A half dozen varieties amounting to a total of a couple of hundred cookies. The spare tire is expected inflate a bit more during the season, but firm New Year’s resolutions and the basement exercise machines should bring it back to normal again. Why do we love food so much?