Lunch for 17 – a quick update!

Last weekend I had 17 people in my house for lunch (read more about how I prepared for that here) and I promised I would report back how it went.  I set…

Ooh arr me hearties!

Chrismakah (i.e. Christmas and Chanukah) are approaching fast and I have started thinking about what I am going to do for it.  For Chanukah we have always given our kids a…

An Eco Thrifty Christmas

Christmas is approaching fast and Chanukah even faster!  There are last minute presents to buy, meals to plan, parties to attend and it is easy to get caught up in the rush…