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Entertaining

Oscar Party Menu

Oscar Party Menu

We love to entertain in our house, especially because entertaining usually means we have an excuse to go all out and cook something really fun and creative. And having a theme, like the Oscars, just takes it to the next level. We loved throwing theme […]

Merry Christmas Menu

Merry Christmas Menu

‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, everyone was noshing on holiday delights!  There are so many yummy Christmas recipes, I don’t even know where to begin, but I’ll start by sharing a few family favorites. This Christmas menu is truly an […]

Buttermilk Brined Cornish Hens

Buttermilk Brined Cornish Hens

Somehow, I don’t think I really discovered Cornish hens until I was in my twenties. And even then, I think I only really ever ate them at restaurants. Hard to believe, I know, but it didn’t really occur to me that this was something we […]

Thanksgiving Menu & Planning

Thanksgiving Menu & Planning

This is the second year we’ll be hosting Thanksgiving and let me tell you – we learned a lot the first time around. I have a whole new appreciation for the energy and effort that my Mom put forth to create a flawlessly executed, delicious […]

Halloween Themed Menu

Halloween Themed Menu

Halloween is right around the corner, which means you have the perfect excuse to throw a costume party and serve up the ultimate combo of fall recipes and spooky treats!  Halloween is an event at our house (it’s Marc’s hands down favorite holiday) and I can […]