Thursday, December 17, 2015

What do you love about Christmas?

Well, hello there. Grab a cup of tea or coffee, cause we're about to get close and personal, it might be a long post...ahaha. 

Let's start from the beginning, for those of you who don't know these things. I come from Bucharest, Romania and studied in Vienna, Austria, which means I don't get to spend as much quality time with my family as I would love to. I don't care if this is cheesy, I love spending time with my family. For those who are wondering I'm 24 years old. I've always been close to my family and even though I live in another country we talk a lot, but being able to stay so long and see them daily is one of the best things about Christmas. 

To be completely honest, another thing I love about Christmas is the food. If you haven't tried Romanian food, try looking into it, it's delicious and I'll be sure to share some foodie pictures after Christmas. It's also nice because I get to help my mother with cooking, which means I'm also learning so someday I'll make everything by myself. Not to mention I love helping her cook, because I always get to try things before everybody else, which is awesome when you're a foodie.

I would be lying if I didn't say I'm also excited for presents, everybody is. Don't listen to them if they say otherwise...ahaha. I don't really care if it's just chocolate or something else, I enjoy the surprise ...and the chocolate.. I'm kidding...well not really, someone needs to gift me chocolate.

Decorating is also really fun, especially when you do it with loved ones, though cleaning up afterwards isn't as much fun. I love making the Christmas tree and putting all the gifts under it. Christmas carols are also really nice, it just makes everything more festive, for me at least. 

What do you love most about Christmas?
Have a pink-tastic day!


  1. I love everything about Christmas, but it's the family gathering and expectation of a miracle what I love most!


  2. Great post :) My two favorite things about Christmas are being with my family, and like you said the food! It's the best. Wishing you a great Christmas xx

    Jac Fleurant

  3. It's hard to say what I love the most but one of them would have to be how pretty everywhere is around Christmas time, also everyone seems happier :)

    Rebecca Coco

  4. I'm the same. The best thing about Christmas is getting to go home and spend some quality time with my family <3 ... oh and the food, the food is nice as well ;)

    Love, Kerstin

  5. I agree, spending time with my family and eating good food is definitely something I look forward come Christmas. I look forward to seeing some pics of Romanian food; I've never tried it before, so I'd love if you'd give some suggestions :)

    I hope you're having a wonderful day so far, beauty!



  6. I do not celebrate Christmas but I love to spend this time of the surrounded by my loved ones and also being thankful, I spend the last two couple of weeks of this months thinking how good this years was for me and what I plan on doing better the next one! :)

    Hope you have a lovely day!
    XO, Melissa's Diary

  7. What I love about christmas is that we got to spend sometime to celebrate with families and friends. I am your new follower #162 in GFC <33 I hope you would follow me too.

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  8. I love watching my little brothers open their gifts with such delight... but most of all I am all for the food!!!

    Filipa x

  9. Such a heartwarming post! I love reading about how others celebrate Christmas. I love to go for a wintry walk in the morning and then settle down for lunch, singing and a cosy evening later on! I love your blog, I'm now following on GFC! :D xx

    elizabeth ♡ ”Ice Cream” whispers Clara | (doing follow for follow on bloglovin or instagram)

  10. Hope you have a lovely Christmas with your family

    Lauren x |

  11. I truly love everything about x-mas. It's my favorite time of the year. Happy Holidays.

  12. Love Christmas. The best thing is that we are all together! I miss my sisters!!
    Are we following each other in G+ and GFC?

  13. I totally agree with you, my favorite part about CHristmas is spending time with family!


  14. I love everything about Christmas! I love creating a lovely atmosphere in my home as well



  15. Such a lovely post! The food and anticipation are what I love the most.

    Mallory // Perhaps Bananas

  16. Definitely food for me too...and holiday coffee drinks!

    Macarons and Mischief

  17. cooking up all the scrumptious food is my favourite part!

  18. i love about love in christmas and christmas stuffs!

  19. Wonderful post to read, I absolutely love everything about Christmas!
    Fashion Soup

  20. Such a great post.It was really interesting to read this! :)

  21. The post is really great! You have a wonderful blog:)

  22. Not gonna lie, food is one of my favorite things too haha! xo

  23. I love everything about Christmas!!

  24. Christmas is my favourite holiday! I love everything about it x

  25. We may be from different countries but we have a lot in common when it comes to Christmas! I'm actually Filipino and my country is famous for celebrating the longest Christmas. In here in actually starts on September 1st and ends on January 12 :D I'm always looking forward to the food because there are Filipino foods that are ONLY served during this Holiday. Yes, you have to wait for a year just to eat these food and I'm always looking forward to it. Of course, I'm also looking forward to the presents I;ll receive and the decorations. Not so thrilled on taking them down though. I'm always lazy when it comes keeping them back to the storage :D


  26. Great post! I love christmas! it's all about family and food!

    Happy holidays


  27. Family time is what I love most about Christmas time!
    Miss Olivia Says

  28. Love the way you expressing yourself :)
    I love Christmas for many things, including delitious food, boxing day, gift giving, making Xmas decor and many many more :)

  29. I know exactly what you mean about family time during Christmas. I also live away from my family, so it's so wonderful to go home and spend time with them over the holidays!


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