That does stink. I think at 4, that’s the first birthday they actually remember. Tell her she can plan an unbirthday party for when this is over! Make it as silly as possible, with uncake, unpresents, etc.
I’ve been seeing some businesses in my area doing “Zoom Birthday Parties” - I know it’s not the same, and I’m sure cost wise it’s probably stupid [or hey, maybe not] but I could see some things at least making things fun. I think the last thing I saw was a Zumba studio doing a dance party.
Three out of four people in my household have thus far celebrated quarantine birthdays. My wife and I both had ours, and since we are adults, not having some big celebration was no big deal. What did stink was having our 4 year old’s birthday with just us. She’s been looking forward to her birthday for months, and was… Read more
This sounds great! Coffee + dutch-process cocoa powder have been part of my chili for the last few years, but a bottle of smoked porter never hurts, either instead of or in addition to the coffee. (Stone Smoked Porter used to be my go-to, but I don’t think they make it any longer. Alaskan Smoked Porter is a good one,… Read more
Always appreciate a good venison recipe! I agree that you can’t just treat it like beef, but I find it odd that people assume that you could/should. With lamb or goat we wouldn’t treat it the same as beef and we wouldn’t expect it to have the same flavor. Venison and other wild game deserve the same level of… Read more
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