The Real 12 Days of Christmas (Plus a Strange Family Tradition)

My family has a rather strange Christmas tradition. Honestly, my parents can’t even agree on how it became a tradition in the first place. My mother swears that her aunt gave her the idea for this while my father is adamant that they thought of this tradition on their own to prevent us children from … More The Real 12 Days of Christmas (Plus a Strange Family Tradition)

Bring Something New to The Table This Thanksgiving

As Thanksgiving draws closer, thoughts of turkey and stuffing are beginning to fill our heads. For me, another dish that comes to mind is scalloped oysters. As I was growing up, my parents made scalloped oysters every year for Thanksgiving. Imagine my surprise when I realized that oysters were not a standard dish at everyone’s … More Bring Something New to The Table This Thanksgiving