At Roman at Home we were fortunate enough to break up for the festive break on the 21st of December. So from the moment I got home all I could think about was the massive task at hand. I must have made my list twice, and checked it three times – I now know how [...]
Christmas Dinner Diary
Today is my penultimate instalment of the Christmas Dinner Diary. I’ve finally got over the minor chicken disaster of the Trial Run a week ago and have subsequently been practising Yorkshire Pudding recipes all week. I’ve made a batch of 12 nearly every night. The end result is somewhat a hybrid of a Yorkshire Pudding [...]
If you read my 3rd instalment of my Christmas 1st Timer Diary then you’ll know that I did a trial run last weekend for my best friend, Sarah and her partner, Barry. Not wanting to leave anything to chance, I decided to do the whole Christmas Dinner with all the trimings, but with a chicken [...]
Following from our fabulous 1st Time Christmas Dinner Diary where Ally is hosting her first ever Christmas Dinner for the ‘in-laws’ we’ve been talking about the dos and don’ts of Christmas Dinner Etiquette as a guest and host.
This week has been recipe and table linen week in the 3rd installment of the Christmas Diary. The Food Roast potatoes, parsnips and all the vegetables are easily taken care of (with a little help from an old secret recipe from my mum and nan). Yorkshire puddings… not traditional with a Roast Christmas Dinner but [...]