My brother's girlfriend and her family are coming over to visit
us tonight. It is her parent's first visit to our home and my
mother wanted to make a good impression. My mother will be making
dinner for everyone and of course, she had instructed that only our
best cookware is allowed in the dining room. There will be 10
adults and 5 children to be fed and I can imagine that there will
be lots of cooking this evening.
My sister and I are in charge of appetizers, drinks and desserts. While our mother is taking care of all the main courses. She is planning on making an eight-course dinner, not counting our appetizers and desserts.
We told her that there is too much food but my mother was adamant. She said it is better to prepare a little more food and have leftovers than to have ...read more