Mrs. K’s Ultimate Gift Guide: Husband Edition

The holidays are my favorite time of year. The songs, the parties, the food and the presents – it all fills my heart with such joy! Cookies are my go-to gift for most of the folks in our little family. Everyone enjoys a good reindeer-shaped sugar cookie after all! However, there is one person in … Continue reading

A Great Miracle Happened Here: A Zombie Chanukah Story

“A mentsh zol leben shoin nor fun neigerikeit vegen. (A man should stay alive if only out of curiosity.)” – Yiddish saying Shalom! My name is Mrs. Federlin and I am the unofficial rabbi in the colony. Mrs. K and Miss E asked me to tell the truly miraculous tale of my family’s last Chanukah celebration. I would not … Continue reading

Mrs. K’s Holiday Baking Wisdom

Dear readers, Over the next few weeks we will be devoting some time to our favorite holiday crafts, recipes and entertainment tips.  Today’s topic is baking! Miss E may prefer the rush of ransacking houses and fighting zombies (and other ladies) on Black Friday for the hottest gifts, but I prefer the more personal touch … Continue reading

Ask the Gracious Ladies: Thanksgiving Edition

Dear Miss E. and Mrs K., Thanksgiving is only a week away and I’ve never dressed a turkey, let alone decorated for a post-zombie world holiday.  Can you offer some advice for how to find, kill, and prepare a bird for dinner?  Are there acceptable substitutes?  Any other suggestions for a festive meal, centerpieces, and … Continue reading