Sunday Mise en Place (June 19 to 25, ‘017)

Summer has officially arrived, happy day, welcome to the first Mise en Place of the dry, hot season.  The kids are done the school year come Wednesday, and then we have to figure out what to do with them all the time.  And soon, I will be searching for new innovative ways to defeat the…

The Hazards of Scrabble

Is Scrabble truly safe for our children?  Is Scrabble safe for adult consumption?  The crossword board game that allows 2 to 4 users at one time has been around since 1938.  Requiring keen senses in vocabulary, spelling, anagramming, and strategy, the word game is praised for its educational and entertainment properties.  Often used as a…

Sunday Mise en Place (May 22 to 28, ‘017)

Saturday’s are for the boys.  Sunday’s are for the blogs.  Happy long weekend to my American friends.  Strangely enough, us Canadians enjoyed our May long last weekend.  Our nations couldn’t coordinate that so we could all get together and party at the border?  Wait, no, I’m mad at you guys and this time its not…