Here we are on the first day of December with thirty-one days to go until our New Year's Eve dinner at the Olive Garden, financed by the family's spare change.
I last posted a finance update on November 18, back when we had all of sixteen dollars in Mr. Piggy. Our spare change has mounted up (along with a thirty cent donation from Poppy one day) and I am happy to report that as of today, we are basking in the grand sum of $45.25. Not bad! Not bad at all!
Our goal is $80 because we want to have enough to get our entrées with enough left over to be able to share the chocolate gelato and leave a generous tip. We're just a little more than halfway there. The push is ON.
Eating with Ellie: March to Your Own Drummer - African Peanut Stew - The 90th recipe I made with the Eating with Ellie group is African Peanut Stew, and can be found in Ellie Krieger's book You Have It Made, on page 271. The...
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