― For the most part - they've been there a year. ∙ Back last October when I was preparing for the "Party with a Pretty Dress", in the middle of packing the truck for the 5 hour drive, I rationally ran to the market and picked up 15 cans of discount chickpeas. Thinking, that on top of all the other things I was making for the wedding, I'd whip up a gallon of fresh hummus as well... since I obviously didn't have enough to do. ∙ I tend to over-plan. I tend to bite off more than I can [...].