The Witches’ Yuletide Ball Blog Party

Post a link to your Yuletide Ball blog post in a comment,
then take time to visit the rest of the parties (also located at On the Broomstick!)

Welcome to The Witches’ Yuletide Ball! Come join us on the dance floor for some traditional carols (if you’re shy, try some of George Washington’s infamous eggnog – that will be sure to loosen you up!)

Deck the halls with boughs of holly
Fa la la la la la la la la

‘Tis the season to be jolly
Fa la la la la la la la la

Don we now our gay apparel
Fa la la la la la la la la

Troll the ancient Yuletide carol
Fa la la la la la la la la


See the blazing Yule before us
Fa la la la la la la la la

Strike the harp and join the chorus
Fa la la la la la la la la

Follow me in merry measure
Fa la la la la la la la la

While I tell of Yuletide treasure
Fa la la la la la la la la

George Washington’s Infamous Eggnog

Words of Warning: Drink in very small moderation… it may smell sweet but it’s sure to knock you on your kiester if you don’t watch out!

1 pint brandy
½ pint rye whiskey
½ pint Jamaican rum
¼ pint sherry wine
12 eggs, separated
12 tbsp sugar
1 qt milk
1 qt heavy cream

      Mix liquor first.
Separate yolks and whites of the eggs.
Add sugar to beaten yolks and mix well.
Add combined liquors to the yolk and sugar mixture, drop by drop at first, slowly beating it all the while.
Beat the egg whites until stiff and gently fold these into the egg/liquor mixture.
Add the milk and then the cream, always beating slowly.
Chill for several hours. Sprinkle with nutmeg before serving for an extra boost of holiday luck!

Happy Yule Everybody!!


14 thoughts on “The Witches’ Yuletide Ball Blog Party

  1. Happy Yule Y’all!
    While I was unable to do a post myself I am flying to all the others as fast as I can today. So hard to leave each party. Each is so much fun.

  2. Marvelous eggnog recipe and back in the day I would have been a merrily mixing! 😉 My daughter in law is a pastry chef. I think I will pass this to her to use at her Yule party with her delectable goodies. Thank you so much for hosting this wonderful party. Have a beautiful holiday season.

  3. Thanks for the eggnog recipe, it sounds delicious!
    Thank you for hosting a fabulous party! I had a great time and it’s always fun to
    meet new friends.

    Have a wonderful holiday season!

  4. Merry Meet Tenae!
    What a festive post! thanks for the smiles 🙂
    I love the singing! LOL
    thanks also for the recipe 🙂
    Blessed Yule to you and yours!
    Love n Light,

    ps…come see my post I have a giveaway

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