Archive | September, 2015

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Fiery Ferments: House Made Kimchi

This is a great time of year for Napa Cabbage. With one stab at fermenting firmly under our belts [our summer pickles], this weekend, we decided we’d tackle one of our favourite fiery sides: Kimchi.  There are a bazillion Kimchi recipes out there to choose from. But, the technique is basically the same. Soak cabbage in […]

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Family Pinochle Night

Tonight is Family Pinochle Night! When the kids and I were planning our “September Unplugged,” they said that they wanted to learn a new card game. I immediately thought of Euchre, which was an amazingly popular game in my dorm in University, but which I thought I had never learned. When we got out our […]

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September Unplugged : 7 Ways to Take it Easy this Month

September Unplugged You probably thought that this was going to be a post about limiting the kids’ screen-time for the start of school, right? Or, maybe, you figured I was going to go all Puritan on you and suggest that parents turn off their cell phones and “lose” the wifi password just at the time when everybody is […]

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Fall 2015 Love to Do List

Welcome back to The Lunchbox Season!   Here’s our brand-spanking-new Fall 2015 Love to Do List! √September UNPLUGGED, √Collect Acorns & Pinecones, √Butterscotch Pecan Cookies, √International Red Panda Day, All Hallows Read, √Apple Picking & Pies, √Euchre Pinochle Night, Pumpkin Carving, Ginger Tea Party, Fall Leaf Photos, √Family Music Theory Class, √Kimchi Making, √Nuit Blanche, Roast Chestnuts, […]

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