Beautifully wrapped gifts under the tree
"New" vintage dog which was a gift from dear Mrs Custard, with friend, both bedecked with Miss Cottage's pom-poms!
Stairs decked with lovely cards from near & far.
Paper chains in the kitchen
Even the Aga has a few reindeer friends....
Table set with festive finery & the best cutlery which only comes out a few times a year as it has to be polished & hand washed!
Peeling the vegetables
Yorkshire puddings before...
Homemade nut roast
The potatoes & vegetables are ready!
The roast beast (or two)
A plate full of deliciousness
A Christmas hug!
Hope you all had as enjoyable & peaceful day as we did in the Cottage!