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With so many gatherings, we decided to have a Christmas Eve Brunch.  I made Cheesy Apple Grits, Apple Dumpling Casserole, and a Egg, Cheese and Sausage Crock Pot Casserole.  All previously posted, super easy recipes.   When I was young, my dad used to make Christmas breakfast of oatmeal with raisins and brown sugar.  We loved it!

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My son in law brought Mini Beef Wellington Bites, and Cousin Laura brought Cheese Blintzes and Green Beans.  Lots of dessert type stuff too.

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Olivia brought Bailey’s to make yummy coffee too!

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Grandma Tina made cookies with my oldest grandson and they were delicious and pretty!

Now, Christmas day will be nice and quiet and relaxing – watching the Steelers play and nowhere we have to go!

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Merry Christmas to all!!