Wednesday, December 5, 2012
St. Nicholas' Eve
While I recognize that this is not a pagan holiday, I'm all about getting the kids into the Yule spirit, and I love the wacky traditions surrounding the season. Here we mostly just do small toys and/or candy in whatever shoes the kids leave out and hope that the dog doesn't find it first. The gold coin candy is extremely popular chez moi, but more for the novelty than the taste. I'll...I mean St. Nick will fill my shoes with Ghirardellis, thank you very much.