Possibly the most overused word in style writing, together with "juxtaposition" and "vernacular" is the word "chic". To me, chic entails that je ne sais quoi of an elegant taste, mixed with a subtle sophistication and a clear sense of individual…View full story
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As fabulous as a white shirt and a ruffled skirt, as classic as a white candles on the table and as perfect as a white tablecloth.The white shirt goes with everything, from bluejeans to evening skirts and it is always fresh, elegant and oh so modern.…View full story
Our meatloaf, made with both Champagne and Smokey BBQ Ketchups is moist, flavorful and oh so delicious. We make it using all ground beef but also love it mixing turkey and veal if you like.2 tablespoons olive oil 2 cups of onion, diced2 large cl…View full story
I have always loved to collect objects and accessories for the table. Rather than furniture or paintings, my passion has always been on entertaining, table setting and cooking. Each house that I have ever lived, had its own character and thus, its ow…View full story
During the summer months when the house is full of friends, saturday lunch at home is the highlight of the weekend.- I adore long, languid lunches that of…View full story
A delicious and simple salad is all we need for a summer lunch. My new favorite has Bibb and Arugula lettuce, grilled lemon shrimp. fresh figs and tomatoes and a few crumbles of gorgonzola, just enough to give it creaminess but not too much as to ove…View full story
Easy to make Hors d'oeuvres are essential for effortless entertaining and last minute drinks parties. Having a staple of these easy to make and delicious recipes, allows me to spend time with friends and not in the kitchen. How easy are these Guacamo…View full story