A Christmas tree without decorations isn’t complete.

Pudding needs a generous serving of custard before it’s ready.

Presents can’t be given without first being wrapped.

You can’t have a Christmas Day service without a few carols.

A BBQ without sausages and tomato sauce is strangely inadequate.

And my wife informs me that there is no point in mowing the lawn for visitors without doing the edging as well.

You can’t write a thank you letter for Santa without leaving some cookies and milk.

Crackers need dip.

Turkey needs cranberry sauce.

And you’re not fully dressed for the day without a smile.