Tag Archives: Entertaining

The Dusty Dog

Two humans, three canines, five felines, 678 miles, 11 hours in an overpacked car and we made it to the Dusty Dog on Wednesday.  We My partner shops for this journey as if we are going to the far reaches … Continue reading

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Crab & Cheese Turnovers

I love hosting parties.  I get into all the little details – from the menu planning, to making hors d’oeuvres, dips, and desserts, to putting out the trays of food on my favorite platters and dishes.  I like thinking about … Continue reading

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Mint Juleps for Derby Day

Mint julep – doesn’t the word julep make you want one?   I’m not sure I’d ever heard of a mint julep until I went to my first Kentucky Derby party after moving to Dallas.  We wore big hats, bought … Continue reading

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Nut Rolls — It Must be Spring

Growing up, I loved when my grandmother came to stay with us for Easter.  The trees were turning green, and the bright yellow forsythia in our front yard was in full bloom.  Spring had finally arrived and with it came … Continue reading

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