|Re: Common Meals||<– Date –> <– Thread –>|
|From: Ann Zabaldo (zabaldoearthlink.net)|
|Date: Wed, 13 Apr 2016 11:13:26 -0700 (PDT)|
I love the simplicity. > On Apr 13, 2016, at 1:45 PM, Beverly Jones Redekop <beverly.jones.redekop > [at] gmail.com> wrote: > > > We have a cooks collective with no money changing hands. If twelve cooks > sign up for Tuesdays, there are six weeks of meals. You provide one meal > and eat five more. For your own meal, you buy (or grow!) your own > ingredients with your cooking partner. > > On Wed, Apr 13, 2016, 9:25 AM PatZy via Cohousing-L < > cohousing-l [at] cohousing.org> wrote: > >> >> Here at Mountain View Coho our meals program has been up and running for a >> year this week! The billing comes off our diner signup sheets (paper, in >> the Common House, builds traffic), and cooks turn in their expenses after a >> meal. One person keeps a spread sheet with dates/number of meals per >> household/amount spent on ingredients, and we even up on a quarterly basis. >> >> We struggled with initial pricing and finally agreed that meals would cost >> no more than $7 - everything costs more in the Bay Area - but we’ve never >> actually charged that much. At the end of the quarter we review the actual >> cost per meal and adjust the charge accordingly for the billing. We >> increase the actual a little to a round number (say the average was $5.84 >> per meal, we’d charge $6). The overage goes to our “feast fund” and so far >> we’ve charged $6, and $6.50 for meals. This means lead cooks don’t have to >> sweat every penny and allows for the purchase of more organic/local food. >> >> PatZy Boomer >> >> >>> Date: Tue, 12 Apr 2016 19:03:19 -0500 >>> From: Rita Bullinger <ritabullinger [at] gmail.com> >>> Subject: [C-L]_ Common meals >>> >>> Can anyone anywhere offer ideas for organizing the pricing and >> record-keeping of common meals? >>> We are about to have a common house!! I welcome any ideas! >>> >>> Thanks so much. >>> >>> Rita Bullinger >>> Germantown Commons, Nashville >>> >> >> _________________________________________________________________ >> Cohousing-L mailing list -- Unsubscribe, archives and other info at: >> http://www.cohousing.org/cohousing-L/ >> >> >> > _________________________________________________________________ > Cohousing-L mailing list -- Unsubscribe, archives and other info at: > http://www.cohousing.org/cohousing-L/ > > Best -- Ann Zabaldo Takoma Village Cohousing Washington, DC Principal, Cohousing Collaborative, LLC Falls Church, VA 202.546.4654 My password is the last 5 digits of Pi …
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