I think I am more into smelling espresso than actually drinking it. Also cooking with it. All of these bring out the fragrance of espresso in a very intense yet delicate way that makes me totally addictive.
I know kids are all done with their gingerbread house decoration. But maybe you could still gather the kids in your family during Christmas to decorate one or two if they are not too busy with the presents. Ha! Ha! I mean, why not? Just something to get them entertained, and the adults can drink and chat.
I realized this cookie recipe is so versatile that it can sandwich anything, like Nutella, peanut butter and buttercream. Of course these cookies are as good eating plaining. But ice cream came across my mind, and why not?