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Fall 2012

The fall season is starting its annual shift to bring in the crisp fall air.  The casual home bbq’s are coming to an end and in comes the bonfire to keep us warm on the chilly nights.  Bonfires parties are a wonderful easy way to entertain at your home.  With so many portable fire pits available in stores, there is no excuse (ok maybe a few…if you live in a high rise, condo, or apartment complex).  Bonfire parties can be elaborate with a complete meal or as simple as marshmallows and drinks.  The low-key bonfire allows you to invite guests just a day or hours from ...

Summer 2012

It is the start of summer and all the possibilities it has in store for entertaining.  The delicate warm mornings are a wonderful time to sit outside and have breakfast with the ones closest to you.  My favorite is fresh squeezed orange juice that shares a glass with some champagne; this is how a majority of champagne gets finished in my house. Breakfast is also a wonderful time for either planning the rest of the weekend plans, the upcoming week, or starting bigger plans.  So get the eggs scrambling, the coffee brewing, the meat sizzling, the bread warmed, and the ...