It’s the weekend and you’re recovering from your Thanksgiving feast and want to take a break from thinking about holiday shopping. So sit back, relax and take a look at the Weekend Wonderings for the weekend of November 27.
- Do you need a hostess gift or some holiday gifts for adult friends or relatives? If so, try this easy and amazing homemade Irish Cream Liqueur recipe, courtesy of Yvette Van Boven.
- NFL teams are jockeying for position as the playoffs draw nearer so many football fans are glued to their televisions. This story describes how NFL wide receiver Odell Beckham is learning to become a leftie, which is helping his overall game.
- Do you like to tinker around? If so, you might get inspired by the 25 best inventions for 2015 recently announced by Time Magazine.
- Last week, we recommended “For All Mankind” about the Apollo space missions and shared a story about the award-winning producer. This weekend, learn the wives’ side of the story by streaming “The Astronaut’s Wives Club” (which is based on the 2013 New York Times bestselling biography by Lisa Koppel). You can find this 10-show series streaming on Hulu.
- Quote for the weekend: “While young people sparkle like diamonds, old folks are invisible – except, as I discovered, if you have bright blue hair.” – Anne Bernays, an 85-year-old novelist, speaking to NPR’s Morning Edition.