• March 22, 2015

    Get a conversation started at a cocktail party with an icebreaker.  Try these any of these 5 questions at your next social gathering. Can you fake any accents? Weirdest thing you have ever eaten? When you were small – which superhero did you like? What is your pet peeve in

  • St. Patrick's Day Green Velvet Cupcake
    March 14, 2015

    Serve up cute mini green velvet cupcakes on St. Patrick's Day. I love the recipe and ideas from Bakerella.com and lovefromtheoven.com. These are great sites for baking inspirations.If the idea of using a lot of food coloring turns you off, there are some alternate choices.

  • Wine and Chocolate Pairing
    March 6, 2015

    When you match the right wine with the right chocolate, you get to experiencethe rich complexities of both. As a rule, dark chocolates tend to pairwell with fuller bodied wine such as Zinfandels and Cabernets and milkchocolates pair better with lighter wines such as Chardonnay

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We've got lots of great useful tips and advice to make your party easy, successful and memorable.  Learn how to stock a bar and the right quantities to have to keep your guests happy. Take the guess work out and rely on our handy lists for food and and wine pairing. Print our checklists to help you stay calm and organized.

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