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Adventures in Everyday Entertaining

Holiday Entertaining – Winter Edition: Snowflakes, Pears, and Pine Tablescape

I wanted to create a fun and festive tablescape for some lunchtime entertaining that we did this past weekend.  Despite being lunch, I still wanted there to be an elegant … Continue reading

December 4, 2012 · 10 Comments

Holiday Entertaining – Winter Edition: Festive Place Settings

With the winter holidays upon us, I thought it would be fun to show you some different place setting ideas that I created for entertaining this season.  These were created … Continue reading

November 30, 2012 · 8 Comments

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

Holiday Entertaining Tips: Have a Place For Coats

You’ve got a bunch of people coming over for a holiday brunch, dinner, cocktail, etc.  They all arrive wearing coats.  Where do you put them?  Now for some of you … Continue reading

November 29, 2012 · 6 Comments

Holiday Entertaining: Making the Most Out of Your Space

When planning our ‘Thankful with Friends’ dinner party, we were faced with a challenge of space.  We were not having a huge party, but still — where do we fit … Continue reading

November 27, 2012 · 12 Comments

Holiday Entertaining Tips: Don’t Forget Breakfast for Overnight Guests

The holidays often times mean overnight guests.  While you’re busy preparing that wonderful dinner for your family and friends spending the night, don’t forget to think about what they will … Continue reading

November 26, 2012 · 11 Comments

Holiday Entertaining: Sage Dinner Rolls

You’ll have to forgive the picture for not being mine.  In the rush of getting everything served for our ‘Thankful with Friends’ dinner party this past weekend, I failed to … Continue reading

November 21, 2012 · 13 Comments

2LC: Holiday Entertaining – Cremini and Shitake Mushroom Stuffing

Stuffing is considered a staple of the Thanksgiving meal.  For this year’s ‘Thankful with Friends’, I needed to make sure the stuffing was not only vegetarian, but vegan as well.  … Continue reading

November 21, 2012 · 10 Comments

Holiday Entertaining: Don’t Forget Pie!

We love pie in our household.  And there is a bit of a reason.  My pie recipes have been passed down from my family and they are extremely great!  That … Continue reading

November 20, 2012 · 9 Comments

Holiday Entertaining: Mini Cornbread Muffins, Gluten-Free

Cornbread is the perfect option for your gluten-free guest this Thanksgiving.  The recipe I used comes from With Style & Grace, which focuses on delicious gluten-free recipes. Mini Cornbread Muffins … Continue reading

November 20, 2012 · 7 Comments