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Gourmet Group Shares a Thanksgiving Dinner Together

 A little info about our Gourmet Group:  We are 4 couples who enjoy cooking, entertaining, and most of all, each other’s company.  We take turns hosting in our homes.  The hosts decide on the menu (theme) from appetizers to dessert for the … Continue reading

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Gourmet Group Goes Back to School: A Back to School Tablescape and Dinner

A little info about our Gourmet Group:  We are 4 couples who enjoy cooking, entertaining, and most of all, each other’s company.  We take turns hosting in our homes.  The hosts decide on the menu (theme) from appetizers to dessert for the … Continue reading

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“Fore”: Gourmet Group Has a Golf-Themed Dinner Party

A little info about our Gourmet Group:  We are 4 couples who enjoy cooking, entertaining, and most of all, each other’s company.  We take turns hosting in our homes.  The hosts decide on the menu (theme) from appetizers to dessert for the … Continue reading

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Polynesian Theme Dinner Party and Tablescape

A little info about our Gourmet Group:  We are 4 couples who enjoy cooking, entertaining, and most of all, each other’s company.  We take turns hosting in our homes.  The hosts decide on the menu (theme) from appetizers to dessert for the … Continue reading

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Art Theme Tablescape and “Georgia” Book Club Lunch

Earlier this summer, I hosted my Book Club for our discussion of the book, Georgia by author Dawn Tripp.  Georgia is a historical fiction book about iconic American artist, Georgia O’Keeffe.  In keeping with the theme of the book, I created an “Art Theme … Continue reading

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“The Swans of Fifth Avenue” / Vintage High-Society Tablescape and Lunch

“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.”                                                                                   ~ Truman Capote – Another gal hosted my Book Club a few weeks ago for our very lively discussion of the book, The Swans of Fifth Avenue.  She (like me:) loves to entertain, … Continue reading

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1940’s Throwback Menu and The Girls of Atomic City Tablescape

– Another gal from my Book Club hosted recently for our discussion of the book, The Girls of Atomic City:  The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II. –

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An “Out of Africa”/ “Circling the Sun” Tablescape and Book Club Lunch

I hosted my Book Club last week.  The book we discussed was Circling the Sun by Paula McLain.  This historical fiction book takes place in Kenya in the 1920s. I had great fun creating this tablescape.  Here’s a look at it:  No Passport Required… MY … Continue reading

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Pre-Superbowl Dinner Party

  Some info about our Gourmet Group:  We are 4 couples who enjoy cooking, entertaining, and most of all, each other’s company.  We take turns hosting in our homes.  The hosts decide on the menu (theme) from appetizers to dessert for … Continue reading

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Cranberry Colored Fall Table for Book Club

My book club met earlier this week.  Our fellow reader/hostess created this fall-inspired tablescape and lunch. HER TABLE Pretty china place settings with a cranberry colored table theme… As usual, she coordinated her hutch décor with her tablescape… – LUNCH IS SERVED Chicken … Continue reading

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