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A Mind Set For Entertaining

en·ter·tain·ing — en(t)ərˈtāniNG/

adjective: provide (someone) with amusement or enjoyment.

For some, the thought of entertaining can be intimidating. For others, their ready to throw open their doors and have people over, but might hesitate because “entertaining” might sound expensive. 412 more words

Have a Little Fun with Holiday "Bites"

I simply adore the whole Holiday Season if for no other reason than the food – especially all the “party” food – and in particular Hors D’oeurves (appetizers) – those savory little bite-size morsels of wonderful delights. 5,071 more words

Holiday Appetizers

9 Things to Prep for Party Season

There are party throwers and there are party goers.

I’m happy to assume either role (truth: I may be happier throwing than going, but for me, more than half the fun is in the planning and execution. 817 more words


Jonathan Adler's Top 3 Tips for Throwing a Killer Dinner Party

This month, Jonathan Adler—our go-to designer for decor that’s both stylish and a little left-of-center—introduces two new porcelain dinnerware collections, his first in five years. 314 more words


Veggie Dip Bowls with Alouette.

They say a party with out cake is just a meeting. Well, I say a party without appetizers fits the same criteria. Even if I’m just having a few people over for casual drinks, I almost always make two things: a cheese plate and a small crudité platter. 274 more words


7 Steps to Creating the Perfect Cheese Board

Blue, cheddar cheese, gouda, the list can go on about what type of cheese you can put on your cheese board but what it all comes down to is a preference.   320 more words


5 Steps to Hosting a Stress Free Party

Hosting a party can be hard work and stressful no matter what the occasion. Here are 5 simple rules to help you host your next best soiree with ease. 310 more words