Phyllo cups end up on nearly every party menu I create. They’re crispy, buttery, delightful mouthfuls that look impressive but are one of the easiest dishes on the table. Better yet, most of the work can be done days in advance. Phyllo has a reputation for being fiddly to work with, and that scares a… Continue reading Filled Phyllo Cups
My favorite part of the holidays is inviting friends and family into my home. Today I’m giving you a sneak peek into my holiday celebrations, along with two other bloggers – Kippi from Kippi at Home, and Lia from Southern Yankee DIY. If you visit my house this time of year, you’re likely to find… Continue reading Holiday Home Tour Blog Hop
Sometimes the most impressive appetizers are the ones that take the least amount of work. This is one of those times. To be honest, a cheese plate was a last minute addition to my menu. I certainly didn’t expect it to be a showstopper that had multiple people asking for the recipe. I don’t mind… Continue reading An Elegantly Simple Cheese Plate
I spent the final night of 2017 in the company of some of my favorite people, ones who I am so lucky to call family. The year had some amazing moments and some I’m quite glad to be leaving behind. We had a bonfire in the backyard around midnight, along with champagne and confetti. We… Continue reading Happy 2018!
The end of July is always a busy time in my business, and often I don’t slow down enough to celebrate. This year I made time for a casual party with a few friends, cocktails, and croquet. It might be my most laid-back party ever. We didn’t dress up, and the house wasn’t spotless. We grilled… Continue reading Birthday Cocktails and Croquet