Just like that, Christmas came and went. How does it all go so fast? I had such a great time with my family but now I’m home and I’m excited just to relax for once! :)

Christmas Eve’s lunch was an old family favorite: King Taco. I had a chicken burrito:

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I love all things spicy but their hot sauce is crazy hot. I still ate it. :)  Christmas Eve was spent prepping for Christmas dinner and making another family favorite: Beef Stroganoff. We eat it every year for Christmas Eve.

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My dad made his famous salad. What a great meal! It’s one of my favorite dishes ever!!

Christmas morning we immediately opened gifts. :)  Afterwards my brother started making his famous spicy eggs. I put together the trifle I had planned for dinner:

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And put together the beef wellingtons:

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Then it was time for breakfast. We had orange rolls:

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And yummy scrambled eggs with bacon:

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The rest of the day was spent relaxing, hanging out and napping. Eventually I had to get my butt up and cook dinner.

Beef Wellingtons:

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My plate:

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Beef Wellington, roasted red potatoes and peas. I still wasn’t feeling so hot so I didn’t eat that much. I only had a couple bites of dessert. :( After dinner it was time to drive home and go to bed.

This morning I had two slices of English muffin bread, one with honey and butter and the other with Barney Butter:

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I did tons of laundry, ran the dishwasher and put all the gifts away. We decided to all go to Souplantation for lunch.

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We have family coming into town this week so it’s going to be another busy one!

What was the best thing you ate all weekend? 


  1. Souplantation/sweet tomatoes is my favorite restaurant in the history of EVER! True story! Looks delish!

    Your trifle looked gorgeous and I heart the little stars on the puff pastry! so flipping cute! =)

    Happy Holidays! <3
    Jenn @ Peas & Crayons

  2. Your beef wellington looks amazing!


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