Tracy Wood doesn't care for the whole thing. But the recipes she lays out for Christmas in July on her blog, My Living Cookbook, are a delight no matter what the calendar says!
"I’ve only experienced Black Friday one time — and one time is enough to last me for the rest of all eternity," the Spring Lake music teacher writes. "What’s Black Friday, some of you might be asking? It’s that awful day when the stores open up at the crack of dawn and the blessed season of Christmas is officially in full swing. Maybe it’s just me and maybe I have offended some of you who love the shopping frenzy. All I know is that the shopping thing does nothing for me — makes me kinda' sick in my tummy, in fact.
"I don’t like the whole 'Christmas in July' thing either — what’s that all about?"
Read more of her blog and check out the recipe for her Awesome Mocha Chocolate Layer Cake by clicking here.
"Skip the commercialism, make a cake, enjoy your family and brace yourself — Black Friday is only a few months away," Wood writes.