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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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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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Gorgeous Cobalt Blue and White Tablescape

– One of the gals from my Book Club hosted in her home awhile ago.  She put together this gorgeous, cobalt blue tablescape for our lunch. The potted red begonias provided such a great contrast against the vivid color of the cobalt blue. This … Continue reading

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Italian Dinner Tablescape

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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Easter/Spring Fling Tablescape

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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Gourmet Celebrates the 2014 Olympics with a Russian Menu

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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Valentine’s Day Dinner Party & Tablescape

A little 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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A Springtime Tablescape for Entertaining

I love to entertain…   I find lots of inspiration from the gorgeous tablescapes that “event planner extraordinaires” like Colin Cowie and Preston Bailey create.  Pinterest is another outstanding and fun source these days for entertaining inspiration.  However, unfortunately for … Continue reading

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