Category: <span>Holidays</span>

Join the Club: Pining for Wine

Just because beer options have become incredible doesn’t mean that wine disappears in the shadows.  There are beer lovers and there are wine lovers and there are those who are smart enough to appreciate it all.  This one is for those who appreciate wine.  From cocktail hour to night caps …

Thanksgiving: Cook It

A little help from my kitchen fairy. One of my sous chefs (aka the kitchen fairy). If you’re coming over for Thanksgiving, this is what’s on our menu. Roast Turkey with Bacon-herb butter and cider gravy (Bon Appetit Nov. 2008) Roasted Fall Vegetables in Cheddar Crust (Eating Well Dec. 2008) …

Unwrap the Layers of Monsters University this Holiday

Perhaps Halloween is the holiday of choice at Monsters University but we have Thanksgiving, Thanksgivukkah, Chanukah, and Christmas fast approaching.  Monsters University just released their Blue-ray DVD sets and they make the perfect gift for all the monsters in your family big or little.  If you haven’t seen it yet, …

Not Just a Cookie Cutter Halloween Appetizer: Food Network's Ghostini's

If you are on Pinterest you know that this month there is everything from Halloween Bento boxes being sent to school with kiddos, fun Halloween cocktails for grown ups to enjoy while others indulge in their favorite childhood candies.  Every food channel, magazine, local restaurant and bakery is celebrating the …