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Small Space Gusto - Holiday Dinner Parties: 12.15.14

A small kitchen (or home) shouldn’t hold you back from your dreams of hosting a Christmas or holiday feast. Good friends and family don’t mind being cozy. 1,559 more words



It’s getting towards the end of die wochenende and the time has finally come for me to put my fingers to the keyboard. I’m sitting at… 900 more words


Reviving a lost art

“Well let’s face it, who on earth besides antique dealers and gay couples actually still gives dinner parties?” –Nigel Slater, food writer

Oh, Nigel, Nigel, Nigel. 706 more words


My Perfect Little Picture

Here it is. The ever so classic, (ahem…and maybe a little cliche), oh-so-cozy winter scarf and trendy coffee mug Instagram selfie. Add in white lights and red finger nail polish for good measure. 302 more words



It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! That means dinner parties, Christmas songs, minced beef pies, lots of wine and, yes, even more food. Although it is the most wonderful time of the year, I really eat too much during this period. 236 more words

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So…. I am sad/embarrassed to say that I took a bit of a blogging hiatus, HOWEVER, I am excited/exhilarated/thrilled/proud to say that I am BACK with a vengeance! 289 more words

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Wine for the Holidays: How to Find the Perfect Wines With Zero Stress

I’ve been working in the wine industry for 13 years now.  Through all of the years that I’ve been the wine selector for holiday meals with the family, holiday parties with friends, or wine events that I’ve hosted and organized for wineries/wine companies I’ve learned a few things. 572 more words