Peach Fizz Cocktail Or Mocktail

peach fizz

I’m so ready for Spring weather! This has been a very rainy and dreary winter, and just when it seems to be drying out, the wild winds are whirling about {very tough to get photo shoots done outside if you know what I mean}. But this yummy drink definitely gets me in the mood for […]

Inspired By This: New Flavor Combos For Hot Dogs

hot dog bar

Now that Easter is behind us I can’t help but think about Spring and Summer cookouts and all the entertaining opportunities ahead. As perfect timing would have it I came across these ideas from Noble Pig, for a hot dog bar with some delicious and unique sounding combinations. With flavors like Mexican charred corn, Asian-inspired […]

Cocktail Time – Limoncello Grapefruit Punch

lemoncello grapefruit cocktail

by Aleah and Nick Hello! We’re in full-on spring mode at Valley & Co. mixing up cocktails, sampling springtime menus, and knee-deep in planning festive and creative details for our upcoming client events. Did we mention mixing up cocktails? We’re lucky ducks as a big part of our job is taste-testing food and drinks {and […]

Bourbon Lemon Iced Tea

bourbon iced tea

Growing up in the South, iced tea was as common as feathers on a chicken …and the sweeter, the better! It was the quintessential “social” beverage at cookouts, reunions, birthdays, showers, and Sunday Suppers, and when I went to college I was friends with a lot of Northerners who quickly learned the virtues of sweet […]

Cheese & Charcuterie Party

cheese & charcuterie party

I love cheese…all types, all flavors, all forms. My husband loves meat…all types, all flavors, all forms. What better way to appease both palates than by serving up a Cheese & Charcuterie spread?! That’s what we did over the summer, and this is how it turned out. There’s something for everyone and there’s also something […]

Cherry Amaretto Cocktail

cherry cocktail

Say goodbye to Summer with a yummy cherry & almond flavored cocktail. This tasty drink combines the flavors of cherry soda and Amaretto for a delicious mixture.  The red color also lends itself to lots of occasions where you want to serve a signature drink. Cherry Almond Cocktail 1 1/2 oz vodka 1 to 1 […]

Classic Pasta Salad Recipe

classic pasta salad recipe

Today I have a great recipe for Summer entertaining! I recently teamed up with ZAK! Designs and wrote an article for them on “keeping cool in the summer heat.” To help me get started they sent their insulated Tubbies to work with, which I used to keep ice cream and my favorite pasta salad nice […]