Cheese Fondue for Two

fondue for two

Set up cheese fondue for two in front of the fireplace this Valentine’s day instead of fighting the Saturday night crowds out on the town. This is a terrific alternative for you and your loved one, especially if you enjoy being at home OR you have small kids but no babysitter. I’m a big fan of […]

Food & Wine Tasting Happy Hour

food and wine tasting party

Last Friday I hosted a food and wine tasting happy hour and enjoyed a couple of hours with friends as we chatted, sipped, and noshed. I was invited by ALDI stores to try out some of their wines and easy foods for entertaining so I set up a fabulous spread on our large kitchen island. […]

Jalapeno Poppers with Blue Cheese

jalapeno poppers with blue cheese

The Super Bowl is right around the corner which means football parties and party food! These jalapeno poppers with blue cheese should definitely make an appearance on your buffet table. They combine the best of both worlds – bacon and cheese. I love the flavor of a mild blue cheese like Gorgonzola Dolce or Danish […]

Mediterranean-style Cheese Terrine Recipe

cheese terrine recipe

Last Friday night I hosted our neighborhood ladies night and made this layered cheese terrine to serve. This is one of my go-to appetizers which I think I first found on All Recipes(?) about 15 years ago, and made a copy of it to include in my recipe binder. Back when I was a young […]

Ham & Parmesan Appetizer Canapes

ham and parmesan appetizers

Everyone has their go-to list of party appetizers.  The ones you know will be a hit every time, they take little effort to prepare, and you can serve them for any type of gathering.  These ham and Parmesan canapes are one of mine. I served these at our Christmas cocktail party in which I prepared the […]

Entertaining | Wine Time Ladies Night

ladies night wine time

I think I should go ahead and call this week “drink week.” It just so happens I have posts scheduled every day that are centered around entertaining with adult beverages, so let the fun begin! For this wine time ladies night I teamed up with Black Box wines to create a casual setting for the […]

Party Appetizer – Bacon & Blue Cheese Dates

bacon and blue cheese dates2

Here’s the perfect appetizer to serve during your shabby chic bridal shower or ANY casual gathering – bacon wrapped blue cheese dates. During a ladies night at my house a few months ago, one of the gals brought these over to share and I was hooked! You can’t eat just one. The combination of salty […]

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