Cooking for a Small Holiday Dinner Party – College Edition

I love hosting dinner parties, especially during the holiday season where togetherness, merriment and yes, gluttony, become one.  However, when college, final exams, life and other duties cloud your mind, cooking rarely makes it on your to-do list - let alone cooking for yourself and others (that would require creating food that's not only pleasing … Continue reading Cooking for a Small Holiday Dinner Party – College Edition

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Planning a 1920s Dinner Party Menu

Last week, I blogged about preparing a 1920s-inspired dinner party (check it out here). This week, I'll describe the 1920s dinner party menu I served guests, which, luckily, didn't cause food poisoning - or any other malady, for that matter (at least my guests did a good job of hiding any discomfort). My 1920s Dinner … Continue reading Planning a 1920s Dinner Party Menu

Throw a Swanky 1920s-Inspired Dinner Party and make your Guests say “Whoopee”

Alas, my teenage years trail behind as I entered "adulthood" a little over a week ago.  So, to mark the end of a decade and the beginning of a new era, I thought it fit to celebrate my 20th birthday with a 1920s-inspired dinner party. To create an event that was the cat's meow, I focused on … Continue reading Throw a Swanky 1920s-Inspired Dinner Party and make your Guests say “Whoopee”

Solving what to wear to Murder Mystery Dinner Parties

Everyone delights in dinner parties decked out with delectable dishes, fancy drinks and of course, fantastic company. But sometimes these get-togethers require an extra kick to fashion a memorable event.  For some, the answer is hosting a dinner party set around solving a murder mystery. For others, it's ordering a 20-piece chicken and biscuit box from … Continue reading Solving what to wear to Murder Mystery Dinner Parties