This year I am blessed to have great growth in my garden. The planting that we put in over the last couple of years has begun to show some colour. 83 more words
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A few weeks ago, we joined our neighbours for breakfast at a local establishment – a favourite spot for all four of us. As breakfasts do, they come with the ubiquitous toast and preserves but, as we all went on to note, not always with the appropriate cutlery. 625 more words
A week or so ago, Greyson and I had my best friend Taylor and her boyfriend Chris over for dinner. It was so fun! We kept the menu simple, starting with Caprese bites — mozzarella, grape tomatoes, and basil skewered onto toothpicks; and a French baguette, sliced and broiled, with good European butter, sliced radishes, and sea salt on top. 99 more words
Besides food and beverages, table setting is one very important factor to enjoying a meal. A good table setting is not only for aesthetic purposes, but it also becomes a setter for the kind of mood and ambiance you want in a meal. CLICK HERE for more information.
One of my all-time favorite holidays is July 4th. The warm, not-so-predictable weather reminds me of the summers I spent with my Great-Aunt Lee, whose entertaining motto was, “Keep it simple, sweetie, and for goodness sake’s use the silver!” Hence, if my dear Aunt Lee is peering down from heaven, she will definitely recognize a few items in this photo: 141 more words