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mood: nice & naughty
sight: friends, family and smiles all round
smell: food cooked with love and drenched in nostalgia
touch:the tug of bon-bons and crackers
taste: the grainy thrill of slow roasted quinces surrendering to the tongue
sound: emmylou harris' 'light of the stable'
aah, the trumpeting horn of plenty.
the yuletide cornucopia
make the most of the season. set the table with sprigs and bunches of fresh citrus and roses, fragrant cinnamon sticks and bouquets of fresh herbs.
oh, alright, throw in some boughs of holly
enough tea lights to be a fire hazard
just leave enough room for the food!