DECEMBER IS FOR CHRISTMAS COOKIES & SPIKED EGG NOG
Setting up the holiday spirit with Christmas tree, all the lights & cheesy pizzas
Surprise visits home - starts with food to go, Whole Food breakfasts, & lunches out @ Blatt
When in Des Moines, Tacopocalypse is the only pit stop & maza fries & fried eggs are a must.
Finally some homemade meals to refresh for a Christmas in Texas - spaghetti squash, gnocchi, & stuffed shells.
The Texas-trip begins
First things first - Rise No1 with mom & sister - all the details here
Next Up, Christmas Ever dinner with fancy steaks, homemade pumpkin gnocchi, tomato tart, & brussel sprout pomegranate kale salad. Oh my word...amazing.
Christmas Day breakfast, Cedar Creek brews & flatbreads.
Dave's brews & reubens, bbq daddy-daughter date (from Baby Back Shak) & the casual latte in 70 degree December weather.
Back in Iowa City - welcomed home with the one and only Wig & Pen.