Man, being a social animal cannot live alone and need people every now and then. Family cultures provide constant support and do not leave anyone alone. The essence of such bonds is further enhanced in times of difficulty as each member of the family tries to take care of one another leaving all tasks behind. Such family values and traditions play a huge role in setting up a home culture for children. They learn what they see their family doing as compared to what they are told.
Family culture is not followed by a single family as it travels down and is passed to the next generation with a few modifications according to the changing world. These traditions keep a family alive as each member lookup to spend some time together and are also familiar with the chores that they are supposed to perform.
Usually, families and friends get together on holidays such as Christmas, Thanksgiving, or Republic Day but other than these holidays various get together are organized to meet each other.
Organize a get together is not a difficult task but keeping everyone on board is very difficult. Asking everyone about their schedule and allocating a day is very hectic as everyone has already planned what they want to do even on weekends. Everyone is busy in this materialistic world as it is difficult to make ends meet so you have to work harder each day. Life is very not easy for some of us and takes its toll.
Get Together as One-Dish Party
A get-together is usually recognized as one dish party so that host can also enjoy the party. If the host has to arrange for food, it will be very difficult to cook for so many people and also it would be very costly. One dish party are also preferred as they divide the dishes among members, and no one is burdened. Each member can make a dish that is their special and enjoy every special dish on the get-together. One dish party is basically held among women who take time out from kids and house chores to relax with their girlfriends and have a chill day.
Different activities can be arranged to make these get together fun for everyone. It allows families to come together and celebrate their togetherness other than holidays. Different indoor games such as chess, badminton, musical chair, and many more. Everyone needs an excuse to see their close ones, but it is not easy as it seems.
Sign Up Sheet
A get-together sheet is designed to enlist the names of all participants and ensure their presence in the event. The sheet also includes the number of family members that would join from each family i.e., if it would only be parents or kids will join them. In front of each member’s name, a dish that they will be is also mentioned making it easy for the host to not assign the same dish to two people.
Get together sign-up sheet may look like
Name Food Item
Anaya. Dip sauces