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You Can Do it, Dinner Party Newbie.

There are so many easy reasons not to have dinner parties. Restaurants are prettier, cooking by yourself is cheaper, seeing your friends when you see them is more convenient, planning nothing at all is less stressful, but let me tell you: I’m ready to advocate the dinner party, even after the messiness, the expense, the lack of convenience, and the stress. 304 more words


Chicken Thighs with Mushrooms and Shallots

Enter the All Clad Sauteuse Pan Giveaway!

Chicken Thighs with Mushrooms and Shallots


  • 3 Tbs clarified butter
  • 8-10 oz of mushrooms, end trimmed, with stem intact…
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Martinis & Stilettos..a colorful dinner party!

8 Dinner Party Ideas from Events Experts, RyanMorgan Events + Design

There’s nothing better than time spent with your best girlfriends!  Fancy flowers, sweets, signature drinks, and your closest friends are the key ingredients for the perfect party. 326 more words

Dinner Parties

Etiquette & superstition: old wood

Many years ago, a friend gave me a wooden pipe that had been carved into the shape of a penis. It never got used much by anyone and we will not speak of it again, at least in this post. 208 more words


#178 (end of summer dinner party)

My end of summer party was scheduled for this past Saturday. It was themed as Mexican food fare with a twist. If you recall from a previous post, I made my fajitas for S and her sister, when her sister was in town visiting. 372 more words

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Leave the Tupperware at Home

Autumn is a perfect time for many things.

It is a perfect time for cozy fleece throws, pumpkin spiced warm beverages and mulled anything.  Autumn is a perfect season for apple picking, rides in hay, petting zoos and bonfires.   622 more words


TFK is kicking off its Supper Club with a Dinner Party to benefit LA Kitchen!

We’ve talked about it.  Started planning a few.  Time skipped along.  Until now.  Supper clubs.   With high style, a discerning palate, and a unique sense of whimsy.   125 more words