Happy Birthdays

How do we do birthdays?   Over the years, we have tried to avoid more “stuff.”  When the kids were younger, and there were parties and presents to contend with, we offered a big party on the even years and a big present on the odd years.  And, the birthday person always gets to choose the menu for the day.  For this one’s 14th birthday last week, we were handed a very specific meal plan, including steak, Israeli couscous, grilled asparagus and chocolate raspberry cake for dinner!

And then, there are reasons to cook on the non-birthdays:

Enjoy!  xo M.

Happy Birthdays