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  • Hob Nob vineyards with a fresh Chardonnay
    Hob Nob vineyards with a fresh Chardonnay
    The words “hob nob” are old-fashioned really and connote many good times for the past. For instance, it could mean, two people drinking to each other—clinking glasses, rubbing elbows and having a dandy time; it also means to ...
  • Legacy Wine
    Legacy Red from Josh Cellars wine is smooth, full-bodied
    We are trying hard to relax after medical for the spouse and moving to a new house/office so we are grateful for good wine to relax with and just recently we’ve tried a very nice brand and vintage. Josh Cellars wine was new to us but we will...
  • Kim Seybert website photo
    Look to Kim Seybert for high-end tablescape pieces
    Kim Seybert entertaining and tabletop products are luxury, high-end, and one of-a-kind pieces that turn a table into a true tablescape. They are pricey but if you are feeding the boss, angling for a new job or promotion, this may be what you want...
  • “Kenner shrimp and Andouille boil”
    “Kenner shrimp and Andouille boil”
    The following recipe is taken, andreadapted, fromSunny Anderson’s cookbook,Sunny’sKitchen: Easy Food for Real Life(149). On the first attempt, this was made almost to the letter except for an additional ingredient, hence the name...
  • Family friendly summer refreshers
    Family friendly summer refreshers
    Your family will love these fun recipes using big ice trays from Casabella. These trays can hold a lot more than ice-they are both oven and freezer safe, making them ideal for desserts that require both heating and chilling. Use these ideas...
  • Easy vegan and vegetarian entertaining
    Easy vegan and vegetarian summer entertaining
    Wow your vegan, vegetarian, and omnivore diners equally with a plant-based menu this summer.It’s summertime and the entertaining is easy. Or at least it should be. While many omnivores enjoy grilled veggies on the dinner plate, some balk at...
  • A holiday ice cream treat that is naturally gluten-free
    What do honey bees, the 4th of July, and gluten-free eating have in common?
    There is a lot of good eating to be done on a 4th of July weekend and most of it is naturally gluten-free. Meats, poultry, and fish that get tossed on the grill with just some herbs and spices are great choices. To keep it simple, just a good old...
  • July 4th Party
    Throw A Fabulous (And Simple) 4th Of July Party
    If you're like me, you probably love a good 4th of July party. Summer fun, barbecue and fireworks. What's not to love? I also love to entertain, but it seems to get more challenging every year. Busy schedules, kids, work, who has time? And...
  • Get ready for outdoor entertaining
    Spruce up the backyard for outdoor entertaining
    As families dream about barbeques on the deck, the backyard becomes the focus of a clean-up. The long winter has taken a toll on the patio, deck and outdoor furniture. Since everyone would prefer to enjoy the space with friends rather than...
  • Be a great host easily with Eureka's Nut House
    Be a great host easily with Eureka's Nut House
    With beautiful weather all over the US, more friends and neighbors will feel free to drop by. It's gracious and charming to set out a little something to eat for your guests . . . and don't you want to be thought of as gracious and...
  • Parenting Panel Easter Basket
    Exceptional Easter guide
    From a beautiful table to a fun-filled basket, you can create an exceptional Easter with these exciting new holiday treasures. Easter baskets filled with fun new toys to encourage learning and playing outdoors as well as stunning tableware and...
  • Rock the Oscars with these star favorites
    Rock the Oscars with these star favorites
    The film industry’s biggest night of the year is right around the corner and everyone’s favorite celebrities will be flocking to the red carpets and Academy Awards after parties.If you didn’t get the invite, don’t fret. You...
  • Holiday entertaining and decor tips from Mindy Weiss and HomeGoods
    Holiday entertaining and decor tips from Mindy Weiss and HomeGoods
    Entertaining expert Mindy Weiss came by to share Holiday gifting and entertaining tips and her must-haves from HomeGoods. Her tips follow:"HomeGoods is a one-stop shop for everything you need this holiday—including unique and unexpected...
  • Fresh New Year's Eve table and sideboard decorations
    Fresh New Year's Eve table and sideboard decorations
    The New Year is quickly approaching and it’s time to think of some fresh and festive ideas that will impress your guests.To help you step out of the box this year, Country Woman—the #1 Country Lifestyle Magazine for women who live in...
  • Easy cheesy appetizers
    Easy cheesy appetizers
    When planning your next party, consider some cheesy appetizers. Whether it is an abundance of cheese flavors and textures featured with crunchy crackers, or a elegant baked cheese, cheese is a hit at parties. Here are 4 very easy recipes that...