Because you guys can appreciate it!
This year it took me an entire week, everynight after work for 3 hours and the entire weekend to put this together.
Except for the bread, cheese and pate, I made EVERYTHING from scratch!
Cola and cherry glazed ham with sweet potato biscuits and mini rolls
Oven roasted root vegetables
Curried chicken salad, tarragon shrimp salad in tartlet shells
Smoked salmon pinwheels
Mixed green salad with candied pecans and dried cranberries
Hot crab dip with baguette chips
Crudités platter with chipotle dip
Caramelized onion crostinis
Assorted cheese and pate platter
Curry vegetables wrapped with curry crepes
Chocolate dipped pumpkin and cranberry cookies
Thyme and Meyer lemon shortbread