The first course consists of mini Sandwiches or savory foods such as Cheese Filled Mushrooms, or Lemon Chicken, even something exotic such as Basil and Parmesan Stuffed Brie or Smoked Salmon with Dill. While the food sounds quite elaborate the portions of this course are generally quite small, it is all in the presentation.
Many herbs can be grown from seeds that are planted each year. Some herbs are perennial, which means that once they are established they will return each year. Most perennial herbs are grown from young plants, while annual herbs are grown from seed. You can start seeds indoors in pots and then move them outdoors to the garden if you like. Herbs often grow well in large pots on a deck or patio.
You’ll find the tiny little round magnets at many different stores. You’ll get several in a pack for a buck or two. The magnets will go on the back of the ear, while the earrings you create will go on the front of the ear, making it seem as though you have pierced ears.
Paper Games – Take along some paper games. The pages can be thrown away after use. You might want to keep a blank game form so that you can stop at a library along your way and make more copies of a popular game.
Surprise Bag – Pack a surprise bag for each child, or for the family as a group. The bag could hold special treats and small travel activities (suggestions follow) which are taken out at planned intervals or as a reward for cooperative behavior. Surprises could be wrapped and numbered to make it more fun.
At times tea was valued at almost a month’s wages for a pound of the dried leaves. It was stored in special lock boxes, and the lady of the house was the only one entrusted with the precious key. So precious a commodity in fact that serving tea became a ritual, something to be properly taught and practiced by all of good breading.
Travel Bingo Game: This board game can be bought, but you can make it cheaply yourselves. The square board consists of a bingo-sized grid and in each square of the grid, a picture of something seen along the roadside. It is easy to fitness evolution drawings of road signs on the Internet and print them out on label paper to cut and stick onto the game boards. Pictures of animals and pictures of buildings, vehicles, or popular fast-food chains can also go on the laminated game board. Then each child uses stickers to mark the things they see along the trip, until someone yells “Bingo”.
While you’ll certainly find new and vintage sewing supplies and crafting books, you’ll also find everything from clothing, shoes, and house wares to furniture and collectibles.