― How is it December 2nd already? Not sure, but here we go, with all the holiday fun and preparation for the new year. I hope all of my American friends had a really sweet Thanksgiving. We did. We went to my daughter's school to eat with some other families, and then the next day, Jeff and I felt inspired to cook a traditional feast and invite some neighbors to come over at the last minute. We had five guests and a really wonderful time. ∙ This was our contribution to the first [...].