Food Facts & Lore

200 Years A-Feasting

While American men and women are busy rounding up the ingredients for their Holiday menu and chopping and mincing and baking and wrapping and planning who will sit where and how to accommodate special tastes, and oscillating between the pure joy of it all and fleeting moments of doubt… we decided to nibble on a… Continue reading 200 Years A-Feasting

Family time, Famous Dinner Scenes

Famous Dinner Scenes – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation

The 1989 movie, National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation made its debut at number 2, behind Back to the Future Part II. It soon rose to number 1, however, in spite of mixed critiques, and grossed a total of more than $71 million dollars. It went on to being cited amongst modern Holiday classics. It was inspired… Continue reading Famous Dinner Scenes – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation