|an outdoor fireplace in my city, decorated for Christmas|
I have not done very many Christmas projects of late, but did find time to have a Gingerbread baking party with friends. The recipe, from the Cozy Kitchen blog, came out beautifully and was lots of fun to make with friends. I recommend making an icing that is not buttercream based, so that it will set and the cookies can be stored afterwards.
To accompany the baking, I love this beautiful, unusual version of one of my favorite Christmas carols: