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Adventures in Everyday Entertaining

Yum, Yum Thanksgiving

After being thankful for the fellowship found with family and friends, I am always thankful to all the delicious foods that can be found on and around Thanksgiving!  Still tweaking … Continue reading

November 22, 2013 · 26 Comments

Thanksgiving Entertaining Tips

In the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving (for the United States), households are busy preparing menus, seating, activities, and guest arrangements.  Below are a series of Green Door Hospitality posts … Continue reading

November 7, 2013 · 13 Comments

Autumn Tablescapes: White is the New Pumpkin

To be honest, I tend to shy away from trends when it comes to holiday decorating.  However, I have just fallen in love with white pumpkins during the fall season!  … Continue reading

October 28, 2013 · 20 Comments

Autumn Tablescapes: Falling for Candlelight

Candles just make everything more beautiful.  The glow of the soft light can turn any tablescape into a setting for a lovely evening meal shared with friends, family, or a … Continue reading

October 22, 2013 · 21 Comments

Autumn Tablescapes: Classic Elegance

Autumn provides a wonderful opportunity for some formal entertaining.  Whether it be for Thanksgiving or just an elegant dinner with friends, the cooler weather is the perfect time to make … Continue reading

October 17, 2013 · 23 Comments

Holiday Entertaining – Spring Edition: Easter Tablescapes

With Easter this weekend, it’s time (if you haven’t already) to start thinking of tablescapes.  Easter has a lot of options.  You can go classic, rustic, or whimsical.  You also … Continue reading

March 28, 2013 · 34 Comments

Holiday Entertaining – Spring Edition: St. Patrick’s Day

This Sunday is St. Patrick’s Day and I thought it would be fun to share some tablescape options for when you entertain the ‘Luck of the Irish’.  This is a … Continue reading

March 15, 2013 · 28 Comments

This Party Calls For A Theme: Citrus Sunshine in January

Often times citrus colors (yellow, green, and orange) are thought of more as a color palette to be used for spring entertaining.  However, January here in Texas means ‘Citrus Season’!  … Continue reading

January 31, 2013 · 21 Comments

Joy To The Cookies: Having an Annual Holiday Cookie Baking Party

The holidays are full of tradition.  Some are based on family.  Some are based on spirituality.  And some are based on friendship and cookies! For December, the theme of the … Continue reading

December 19, 2012 · 44 Comments

Holiday Cookies: White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate chip cookies are always a favorite but this year I thought I’d mix it up slightly and use white chocolate chips instead.  I also increased the vanilla and the … Continue reading

December 17, 2012 · 22 Comments