I might re-do this image when our tree is up, with the bokeh of the tree lights in the background; but since I don’t know when that will be as my mother-in-law has had a stroke and things are stressful here, this is my “Waiting for Santa” image for now! The kids love talking about the milk and cookies for Santa. The cookies are my family’s long-standing melt-in-your-mouth shortbread recipe with a bit of a chocolate swirl piped on to each one.
Featured in Table Top Photography (January 2, 2012)
Here is another version with some ornaments in a matching cup: