26 December 2014

My Christmas Day

I hope you all had a fantastic Christmas and have enjoyed recovering this Boxing Day with the yummy leftovers. I had a wonderful day yesterday. Following a couple of somewhat disappointing Christmas lunches at a local pub, I decided to take the reigns and cook myself this year. I made goat's cheese & balsamic red onion tarts with homemade cranberry sauce to start followed by the full works - roast turkey, honey-glazed gammon and all the trimmings. Then there was dessert which was a choice of Christmas pudding (courtesy of Harrods this year!), chocolate brownies or cheesecake. It was inevitably very busy but it all went to plan and I had one very happy family by the end of it! 

I took a few few photos along the way for you to see.

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year everyone!


  1. This looks so delicious and you look so glam considering you've been in the kitchen all day!
    Merry Christmas!

  2. As a college student living off of food from the dining hall, I have a huge appreciation for home-cooked meals, and yours looks phenomenal! Happy holidays! -Audrey | Brunch at Audrey's

    1. Thank you! Cooking a decent roast is a good thing to know :) Happy Holidays to you too!

  3. Making me hungry for Christmas dinner all over again!

  4. Looks like a delicious Christmas dinner!

  5. It sounds and looks delicious, Caroline! I hope you had a very happy Christmas! (And what a gorgeous kitchen you have! I'm jealous!)

  6. This all looks delicious, far better than being disappointed with pub lunches! Love the dress, glad you had a fab day! x

  7. Wow Carolina what a feast!! Nicely done lady, that is very impressive!
    We went to relatives house for Christmas, so I didn't prepare a thing! All the eating, none of the cooking!

    {Teffy's Perks} X

  8. Well I can't say I'm surprised at how fabulous everything looks! Goats cheese and caramilised onion tarts are one of my fave things too.

    Victoria xx

  9. Looks absolutely gorgeous ! Well done you and I love the festive dress. x Happy New Year to you x

  10. Your food looks sensational Caroline! I wish I could cook to this standard. xx

  11. Definition of Domestic Goddess. Step aside Nigella!

    Katie <3

  12. Spectacular, can I come to yours this Christmas? ;)

    Michelle Louise Love


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