Chestnuts Roasting

With 66 days until Christmas day and as I cheerfully listened to Christmas music as I drove my car I felt rather festive.   What made this festive warm feeling even greater was when my husband presented me with a bag of chestnuts! 

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My husband was shocked that I had never before roasted chestnuts especially with my fondness for Christmas. 

I made a small cross cut on each chestnut as instructed on the packet and roasted for 20 minutes.

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The chestnuts had a rather strange taste but lovely with honey. 

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After a fun time of roasting the chestnuts and singing the first line of chestnuts roasting on an open fire, Jack frost nipping your nose but I often sing toes numerous times I set to work on the costume I’m making for my friends daughter for her dance competition. 

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The picture actually makes the leotard look dark blue when in actual fact its purple.  I still need to sew on Swarovski’s onto the costume and make a head dress. 

Happy Monday Friends! 

 

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About The Life of a Housewife

Abigail is married to a wonderful man. They have a very fabulous Mini Dachshund her name is Tinkerbell and now a very beautiful son. Abigail's absolute favourite time of the year is Christmas it has been since she was a little girl. Abigail' enjoys being creative, enjoy cooking, making and especially fond of organization.

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