Monthly Archives: May 2011

What’s Your Favorite Tradition?

Traditions and rituals can be quite comforting given the fast-paced world in which we live.  They can bring a sense of comfort and perhaps even joy.  I just celebrated my one-year wedding anniversary, which had me thinking about the traditions … Continue reading

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A Picnic Idea

Memorial Day weekend in finally here, which means barbecues, picnics, the beach, friends, books, and other outdoor fun.  Thankfully, the weather has finally warmed up so that we can enjoy this official first weekend of the summer the way it … Continue reading

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Entertaining Idea – Start Your Own Dinner Club!

Getting together with friends is always exciting, but sometimes it is nice to mix it up a bit.  Recently, a friend shared with me a great idea that adds a bit of a twist to hosting friends for dinner, which … Continue reading

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What to do this Weekend – Rain or Shine

One of my favorite events of the year is coming up this weekend.  Perhaps it’s because it revolves around food and the outdoors, two of my favorite things!  It’s called Taste of Tribeca.  If you have never been, I highly … Continue reading

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It’s Tea Time

Over the past year or so, I have become a big fan of high tea, so much so that I have come to make it my mission to try high tea, when available, during my travel destinations.  This weekend, I … Continue reading

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For you Wine Lovers Out There

I love wine, and I know many of you out there do, too.  A couple of years ago, my husband and I noticed we were making at least one trip to the store per week to buy wine, whether it … Continue reading

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Dinner Party Idea – Making and Eating Japanese Cuisine

I love sushi but had never considered making it before.  Frankly, it seemed overwhelming.  Luckily, I have a friend who is a trained chef and suggested we try it as a Second Tuesday topic.  I, along with all the ladies … Continue reading

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