Sunday, December 26, 2010

christmas and stuff

oh my goodness did we have a fabulous christmas or what
love the holidays
chris, tom , and i always have so so much fun
the day before christmas eve chris and i made homemade caramels 
they are called: fleur de sel caramels recipe by: barefoot contessa (ina garten)
much to my surprise they came out amazingly delicious!
we wrapped them in parchment paper and sprinkled with fleur de sel and they were tres bien yummy!

image: food network. com

recipe for caramels
christmas eve was really nice my mom came down from new hampshire
she stayed over to be here for christmas morning with my son
chris really made out awesome
lots of nice things from santa and us
i got him a drawing book with the famous hokusai wave print
he loves the wave maybe because it's tattooed on my arm
he's always made up stories about it since he was a wee one
he's a creative one!
i love to get him lots of books so i got him the wimpy kid series
a lot of art stuff
some wii games
these awesome mexican wrestlers
and an ATT walker from star wars 
there is more but it escapes me now..

tom got me some very nice gifts
a lumberjack flannel that has fleece lining from ll bean
(i swear i wanna live off the grid in a cabin in NH)
givenchy perfume angle ou demon, some korres products 
nars blush in orgasm!
a food processor 
and a KINDLE whoo hoo books on a kindle so siked!

our tree
chris and i got tom 
a red sox sweatshirt from chris
sur la table gift card
a wooden kitchen island 
cooking classes at cambridge culinary school!

c rocking out with his paper jams guitar
though presents are nice family is most important
i was blessed to spend the holidays with my 2 loves
cc raps (chris) and tommy 
and the pugs!
chris dresses up our pugs regularly and this is dexter on christmas!