Merry Christmas to all! I am poking my head up from my usual semi-dark den to wish all a very happy day. Today I read about dragons and cooked a wonderful holiday dinner (corned beef with new potatoes and cabbage). Follow that up with luscious chocolates and you have Gemütlichkeit*.
(*Gemütlichkeit (German pronunciation: [ɡəˈmyːtlɪçkaɪt] (listen)) is a German-language word used to convey the idea of a state or feeling of warmth, friendliness,and good cheer. Other qualities encompassed by the term include cosiness, peace of mind, and a sense of belonging and well-being springing from social acceptance.)