Once upon a time there were two dinner parties ……… No seriously……Since I will be featuring my monthly dinner parties, I thought I’d tell you the story of how they came about. In another life, I was married and entertained a lot. My husband and I belonged to a dinner club, which […]
Archives for October 2010
I’m a new fan of macarons. It all started a few months ago when I visited Paris for a few days. Traveling on my own, I looked into cooking classes as a way to pass an evening. The evening class didn’t work out, but a macaron class offered by Cookin’ with Class – an english speaking […]
My first day back from a Florida vacation. I woke up and was at the dog park, dressed in a sweatshirt at 8 am — and it was 56 degrees. Ahhh Fall !! Time to make the first chili of the season. Now, nevermind that the temperature eventually got up to the mid eighties by the time I’d gone grocery shopping………. I […]
A good friend brought me a jar of homemade peach preserves, made from white Georgia peaches, the other day. Yum !! I thought it would taste great on scones. Trouble is — I’ve never made scones. This is really quite disgraceful considering I was born in England and grew up with scones. Mid-morning, tea time, after dinner […]
Even though it’s fall, it’s still 95 degrees here in Atlanta! There’s still lots of time to sip my favorite summer beverage – Green Ginger Iced Tea.