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Tailgating Tips: Ideas for throwing a football-themed fest.

Just Tailgate, Baby!

Football season is here! Flip through fun and festive ideas to score big with football-themed party planning ideas from guest blogger, Alexis Murphy.
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Spicy Lemon and Mint Cous Cous

Spicy Lemon and Mint Cous Cous

Now that calendars have flipped to fall, it’s time to find new delicious, comforting dishes that effortlessly pair with your favorite wines for cozy nights in. This Spicy Lemon and Mint Cous Cous is truly one of the easiest and most versatile side dishes you can make. Read more

When entertaining guests I love creating an appetizer that's as easy to make as it is delicious and these two bite crostinis are just that.

Crostini 7 Ways

When entertaining guests I love creating an appetizer that’s as easy to make as it is delicious and these two-bite crostinis are just that. Plus with seven different options they’re sure to please even the pickiest eater and are the perfect accompaniment to a glass (or two) of La Crema. Read more

celebrate the fall harvest with this delicious

30 Minute Fall Naked Cake

This 30 Minute Fall Naked Cake is a stunningly easy and delicious cake that is a perfect centerpiece of any fall fete-and is easily dressed up with fresh, in-season fruit, jams or jellies. Read more

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S’mores four ways

What better way is there to celebrate the last few weeks of summer than with a campfire and some s’mores? Last week I got some friends together and we did just that. There were four different s’mores on the menu: salted caramel, bacon, PB&J, and bananas foster. Read more

We put together a late afternoon party for all our friends and family to bid farewell to summer. With simple recipes and relaxed décor this is a no hassle party.

Celebrating Summer’s Last Hurrah

The end of summer is always so bittersweet for us. We look forward to cooler weather, the structure of the kids going back to school and of course breaking out our fall wardrobe — but we will are still holding onto the sweet breeze on long warm evenings, carefree days, and our evening glass of wine … Read more

Informal, tasty and fun to dress up! These sliders are a hit for end-of-summer small bites and proof good things come in small packages.

The Versatile Summer Slider

Informal, tasty and fun to dress up! These sliders are a hit for end-of-summer small bites and proof good things come in small packages. [Tip:] We prefer to make our own buns from frozen white dinner rolls. This takes some Read more