What are your plans for the holidays?
I plan on spending the morning making Christmas themed pancakes after the girls open their gifts, cook an amazing dinner and really enjoy my family.
Since my mom can’t make it this year, we are having a FaceTime call when the girls are opening their presents. We’re keeping grandma safe, so that’s the most interaction that we’re getting for that day.
For the first time, I’m attempting a Trinidadian corn pie. Corn pie made right is insanely delicious, and I plan on enjoying every single bite.
I am also rying to catch up on a reread of the book Ms.Typed by Michelle Callahan and take my self care to the next level.
I hope the holidays are as beautiful as you imagined.
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