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Holiday Party

December 25, 2011


I love throwing parties, especially themed ones.  Christmas is one of my favorite times of the year and we usually throw a holiday party at our house to celebrate.  This year was also special becuase it was James’ 30th Birthday Party.  James made me promise to keep the menu simple, which I did, but you […]

Gourmet Hot Dog Dinner

July 23, 2011


Who says the good ole frankfurter can’t get an upgrade?  I have been inspired to add a little excitement to the old classic dog by some of my favorite magazines- Martha Stewart Living and Bon Appetit have each displayed some “gourmet” hot dog recipes in the last issues.  I decided to give it a try […]

Summer Kitchen Clambake!

July 20, 2011


I love kicking off summer with a kitchen clambake.  It’s called a kitchen clambake because you dont need the beach, just throw everything in one big pot and let the stove do the work for you while you sip some Vodka Arnold Palmers.  I had just as much fun decorating for the party as I […]

Backyard BBQ

June 6, 2011


This past weekend we had a backyard BBQ with some friends. It was a great time and I had the best time planning the menu and making the food. We borrowed some recipes from our go to site- For drinks we had beer and I made a vodka iced tea. The tea was very […]

Mediterranean Inspired Pizza Party

April 10, 2011


The one thing I love more than partying is hosting parties.  I love creating a menu, coming up with new/fun ideas to serve things and planning it all out.  I usually start planning my menu a few days before and always turn to Ina’s books  (Barefoot Contessa) for inspiration.  For my most recent pizza party […]