It’s five days until Christmas, and Holiday Brain has reached a fever pitch.
Yesterday, I baked two Nutella Swirl Pound Cakes while my Christmas mix played and the tree lights twinkled. It was so effing cozy and festively charming that my brain almost imploded. This morning, I baked a lemon pound cake and, tonight, I’ll be doing up five varieties of holiday cookies with my mom and brother.
I still have two more pound cakes to go.
I’ve also spent the past three weekends driving around with my husband and looking at holiday light displays whilst sipping eggnog lattes and mint hot chocolate. And doing up ridiculous holiday e-cards that heavily feature my cats being forced to wear holiday outfits. And planning holiday dinner parties and party parties.
Clearly, my mind is on one thing, and one thing only.*
Don’t worry. I won’t hold out on you. Here. Let me share one of my favorite holiday recipes: [Read more…]