Nick

Kara

12.25.2009

Merry Christmas! Christmas Eve menu


Merry Christmas!

Nick made out with tons of toys, a rocking chair and clothes.
It was definitely more exciting opening his gifts than mine!


The spread for Christmas Eve:

multigrain cracker and chips,


Cheese, Hot salsa

Hummus and veggies


Spinach and artichoke dip (so easy to make!)


Toast circles with herbs de provence

Spanakopita (that I made way too big) and
pigs in the blanket (only non vegetarian item,ha!)


Spinach and mushroom veggie lasanga!


Everything was so good! I ate way too much! Good thing I ran yesterday morning and then went out again in the cold with my sister so I ran almost 11 miles on the day. This morning and all last night I felt awful. I hate when you overdo it. Running definitely made me feel better - just 4 miles this morning and I want to just be active all day in preparation for tonight's dinner, where I have to TAKE IT EASY!

4 comments:

  1. Wow. You guys definitely ate better than we did. ;) Hope you had a great day!

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  2. Looks delicious! And I totally know what you mean about how much fun it is to open the kids' gifts; one of MY favorite gifts was actually one of Norah's.

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    Spinach and artichoke dip looks great! I'd love to know how you make it! Is there dairy in it? I am gonna poke around and I'll probably find the recipe! I used to love me some spin & arti dip but the past few yrs since being strict about dairy free, I just cant.

    Merry Xmas ND!!!!!

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  4. That spread looks SO delicious. I'll be coming to your house for Christmas next year!

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