Category: Christmas

Blogmas Christmas Day

Merry Christmas This is the end of blogmas. I am so glad I did it even though some days were a bit thin on content, it proved to me that I can blog more often than I have been. So I’m going to post…

Blogmas day 23 The Christmas Elves are busy

Hello my little sugar cookies. It is all on here at Hedgehog Hill. There is baking and cleaning and wrapping going on in every room. Right after Christmas last year I picked up a really cute cake pan. I have never attempted a traditional…

Blogmas day 22 the solstice

  Hello my little pine trees Now if I had been thinking ahead about this I would have posted this topic yesterday. But it really didn’t occur to me until I saw a bunch of posts on Facebook that it would make a good…

Blogmas Day 21 Christmas Stockings

Hello my little cranberries It is only 4 more sleeps until Christmas! Who is getting excited? One of the things I still have to do is wrap the stocking presents. Over the years I have been surprised at how different families do the stocking…

Blogmas day 20 – Gingerbread house contest

Hello sugarplums I was doing a bit of last minute shopping today at the mall and came across the finalists in a ginger bread competition. This was not individual people entering but businesses and office groups creating local landmarks in gingerbread (and other edibles)…

Blogmas day 19 – Christmas TV

Hello my little Gingerbread. Do you have specific Christmas TV memories from when you were young? Of course that is going to differ depending on your age, though most people would mention watching A Charlie Brown Christmas or The Grinch. But since I am…

Blogmas day 18 – Christmas meat pies

Hello my little pie crusts So as I was making the annual Christmas meat pies today I realized that they are not really all that photogenic. Nor is there an exact recipe. My Dad was a chef. A few years before he passed away…