December 25

 

Christmas table ©ejm2009

"A Merry Christmas to us all, my dears. God bless us." Which all the family re-echoed. "God bless us every one." [...] [H]e knew how to keep Christmas well, if any man alive possessed the knowledge. May that be truly said of us, and all of us! And so, as Tiny Tim observed, God bless Us, Every One!

- Charles Dickens, "A Christmas Carol"



recipe tea towel ©ejm2009

ShortBread Recipe

2 c butter, softened
1 c sugar
4 c flour
2 tsp salt
Bake at 250F til bottom is golden (about 80 minutes).
Cut into rectangles.
Bake at 200F for 1 hour more until they're crisp.
Allow the cookies to cool completely before storing in a tin.

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