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No Iron Napkins

Say you have folks coming around for dinner. You want to whip out your nice linen napkins but discover they’ve been jammed into the drawer of your sideboard for six months. 116 more words


Two Tips to Make Your Soirée More Soignée

As I previewed in my last post, Saturday night I gave my first party in my new place–I dubbed it the Brand New Year Party and told my guests to be prepared to break all their resolutions involving excessive consumption of foodstuffs. 906 more words

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Time-Saving Holiday Entertaining Tips

(Family Features) When entertaining guests this holiday season, the last thing you want to do is run around last-minute, prepping your table and cleaning. This year, try some simple tips so you can spend more time enjoying the season with friends and family. 457 more words

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My favourite links this week!

On Fridays, I will share with you some of my favourite links to articles, videos, other blogs, pretty much anything I think you’ll enjoy! Enjoy these light reads on Saturday or Sunday morning, in your cozy pyjamas, with a nice cup of coffee in front of the fireplace and have a fabulous weekend! 96 more words

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How to Hostess With the Mostess

Today, I sat down to plan my menu, grocery list and decorations for the upcoming holiday season. This year, we plan to host as many people as possible in our home and around our dinner table. 937 more words

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Holiday Entertaining Recipes

For those of you who know me, you know that I’m not an avid cook. I’m not too adventurous in the kitchen, but I LOVE to entertain and I do have a little arsenal of go-to recipes that people seem to really like. 941 more words

Entertaining Tips

Christmas Cookie #2 - 5 for 1 Chocolate Cake Mix Crinkles

Most of the time I am all for making everything from scratch, when possible.  On occasion though, I come across a recipe that looks too simple to pass up and when tried, turns out to be so good, I have to add it to my recipe box. 461 more words

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