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Adventures in Everyday Entertaining

Holiday Entertaining Cocktails: Spiced Eggnog with Rum

Nothing says the holidays like eggnog!  And nothing adds joy to an evening with friends this season like spiked eggnog!  So whether you’re hanging out by the fireplace, trimming the … Continue reading

November 29, 2012 · 6 Comments

Brunch Basics: Pumpkin French Toast Bake

After making pumpkin butter gifts for our ‘Thankful with Friends’ dinner guests, we had some leftover.  The uses are endless.  But the idea of using it as part of a … Continue reading

November 24, 2012 · 12 Comments

Holiday Entertaining: Brined Roast Turkey

The star — the main attraction!  For many, that is the turkey at Thanksgiving.  Our turkey came from our local butcher, Westphalia Market, and was raised on a small farm. … Continue reading

November 20, 2012 · 12 Comments

Holiday Entertaining Cocktails: Hot Chocolate with Kahlua

The weather is getting colder which makes having hot drinks all the more appealing!  Kahlua and Hot Chocolate makes a great after-dinner drink to have with guests, or just on … Continue reading

November 13, 2012 · 12 Comments

Elegant and Affordable: Baked Apple Crisp

In continuing our ‘Elegant and Affordable’ series, I thought I would share a recipe for apple crisp.  It can be served warm or cold, though I prefer it warm.  Putting … Continue reading

November 1, 2012 · 10 Comments

Simple Appetizer Alert: Perfectly Peppery Pecans

This recipe is a great mixture of spicy and sweet flavors.  They don’t overly caramelize so they are great for snacking, either on their own, or paired with cheese and … Continue reading

October 1, 2012 · 19 Comments

Brunch Basics: Sour Cream Coffee Cake

Coffee cakes make such a nice breakfast when coupled with fruit, as you can see I did above, or even just on their own.  I have always found sour cream … Continue reading

September 26, 2012 · 18 Comments