Advanced search

Just wondering....,

(4 Posts)
onlyconnect Tue 27-Dec-16 08:55:20

How do you serve Christmas lunch?Everything in dishes on the table so people help themselves (which we do) or do you dish up and present a full plate to people. Just curious because we were talking about it on Christmas Day.

TheWoollybacksWife Tue 27-Dec-16 09:04:06

Serving dishes and people help themselves here. It means that there's a bit more washing up but it was lovely to see my older DCs making sure that DMum had everything she wanted on her plate.

Mondrian Tue 27-Dec-16 09:16:13

And you get left overs which you will have to bin if plated.

throughgrittedteeth Tue 27-Dec-16 09:30:44

Serving dishes here. I like that everyone can take what they want and will then generally way it. I find there's less waste and as PP said there's leftovers!

As a general rule we do a big serving plate for most meals though - the DC know that whatever they put on their plate they have to eat it all - it's sort of helps them understand their own portions.

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, watch threads, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now »

Already registered? Log in with: