A couple of days ago, my husband said, "We should have someone over tonight." Our house was relatively clean, I had just bought a few pounds of ground beef on sale, and it had been a long time since we had gotten together with the neighbors on our cul-de-sac. Why not invite a … [Read more...] about Choosing Go-To Meals for Last-Minute Entertaining
Which one is better: Instant Pot or Crock-Pot? People in the U.S. have loved their Crock-Pots since they became popular in the 1970s. And for good reason. Who doesn't love throwing in a bunch of ingredients, turning on the Crock-Pot, leaving the house, and coming back to a … [Read more...] about Instant Pot vs Crock Pot: Which One Is Best?
If you're a mom, it's easy to get into a rut when it comes to finding things to do with a friend. Going out to dinner is nice, but it's also fun to add some more creative options into your friendship date arsenal. Plus, you can't always drop the kids and go out with friends. … [Read more...] about 28 Things To Do with a Mom Friend
How to Build Friendships with Dinner Guests I'm sure you'll agree with me that making friends as an adult is hard. You can't just run up to someone at the grocery store, tell her that you love her hair and run off skipping together, holding hands, like you could as a kid. But … [Read more...] about Building Friendships with Dinner Guests
If you do much entertaining, dinner party mistakes are inevitable. Today I'm going to share with you what to do and how to recover when something goes wrong. A few months ago, I threw a study party for my son's academic team at school before their big state … [Read more...] about Dinner Party Mistakes: What to Do and How to Recover