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Christmas is my favorite time of year. Our family finds great joy in giving at this time of year. So, it's not uncommon for us to totally spoil someone or some family with things they "need" and they never know where it came from.
One tradition that we have is buying a CD or two each year to add to our Christmas music collection. As you can see here we tend to like the oldies, Bing Crosby, Nat King Cole and Brenda Lee.
OOh, see those recipes to the left there?? Another one of our favorite traditions is baking cookies and fudge. Mexican Wedding cookies, which look like little snowballs are my absolute favorite and a must each Christmas. This year we will also be making some fudge. My mother-in-law makes the best fudge. It really is truly delicious. Shhhh, don't tell, but I am going to share the recipe with you.....
Grandmas Christmas Fudge
2 pkgs. semi sweet bakers chocolate
1 can (14oz.) sweetened condensed milk
2 tsp. vanilla
1 1/2C. chopped walnuts
Microwave chocolate and milk in large microwaveable bowl on high 2 to 3 minutes or until chocolate is almost melted. Be sure to stir half way through heating time. Stir until chocolate is completely melted. Then, stir in vanilla and walnuts. Spread in a foil lined 8 in. square pan. Refrigerate for two hours or until firm.
That's it, it's that easy and oh so yummy!
Moving on to our dining room . We gave our dining room table and chairs away last year. We bought this table over the summer, but have yet to purchase chairs.
From all of us
to all of you
we wish you a blessed Christmas and a joyous New Year! Pin It Now!