Christmas in July with Nantucket Lobsters

Christmas in July is a second Christmas celebration held around the summer season, mainly during July. It is centered around Christmas-themed activities and entertainment, including small gatherings, seasonal music and specials, and shopping, with the goal of getting the public in the “Christmas spirit” during the summer season.  This years celebration is the weekend of the 24 and 25…

Yorkshire Pudding

                Yorkshire pudding is a multifaceted dish that can be set out in many ways depending on the ingredients you choose to use. In the Britain, the word pudding means something totally different than in America. Rather than a creamy dessert that we Americans think of as pudding, a pudding can refer to sweet and…

A Hot Chocolate Day

                You wake up. There’s a chill in the air. You look out the window to see a fresh blanket of snow had appeared overnight.  The kids have a school day. After breakfast, you send them out to play, while you start making the hot coco. There are so many different ways to make hot…

A Christmas Dinner Tradition: Prime Rib

It is that time of year again! Who doesn’t love Christmas? The lights, the music, and the food! Some families make turkeys; some make hams. But at my house growing up we had prime rib. So delicious. What I love about it though is that the tradition carried over to my children. My oldest daughter…