Being late is unacceptable. While that sounds harsh, it’s the truth and something that should be said more often. I don’t care whether you’re attending a dinner party, a conference call, or a coffee meeting — your punctuality says a lot about you.
Donna Moodie is carrying on her mother’s spirit. kelly o Donna Moodie grew up the daughter of Jamaican immigrants in the predominantly black South Side of Chicago. Although there wasn't much space, their house was open to anyone—all because of her mother, Marjorie. "My mom would be out at the bank, and the bank teller would tell her that she was new to town," recalls Moodie...
Get ready to discover your new favorite Summer Salad! Whenever I need to bring something to a barbecue, cookout or just a light dinner party during these dog days of July and August this salad is always the hit of the night. It's light and refreshing yet packed with sweet and savory flavor profiles: Summery Peach Salad. Show More Summary
If paintings were guests at a dinner party, Albert Oehlen’s would be the most popular raconteurs. Everyone would clamor to sit next to them, leaving the rest of the paintings sulking at the end of the table by themselves. His current...Show More Summary
BEIJING (Reuters) - Sometime in the last year, a group of mid-ranked government officials gathered for a dinner in a private room in a Beijing restaurant, all slightly nervous, but keen with anticipation.
Connecticut, Missouri, and Georgia have dropped the slave-owning presidents from their annual fund-raising dinners, and many more states could follow suit.
The longtime Democratic fundraiser known as the Jefferson-Jackson Dinner is now to be known as the Democratic Party of Georgia State Dinner. And party chairman DuBose Porter announced today that this year’s keynote speaker on September 26 is U.S. Show More Summary
Health care consolidation is not a sexy issue. It's not the sort of thing you want to bring up at a dinner party. And yet this is a topic you ought to pay attention to, because the mergers creating mega-insurers and mega-providers are going to have a big impact on your life in the near future.
I planted a raised bed full of herbs in my backyard last year in hopes of gaining a better understanding of where my food comes from, as well as to enjoy the fruits herbs of my labor. Despite next to no prior experience in the garden,...Show More Summary
NAIROBI -- This was no ordinary state dinner. President Obama and Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta didn't just toast each other Saturday night, they danced together. The meal featured the usual toasts between leaders, complete with effusive praise and a heavy emphasis on Obama's Kenyan connections. Kenyatta said to Obama that during this visit, "You returned riding […]
On Monday, Martha Stewart celebrated her cameo in Pixels with a dinner in New York, accompanied by Zac Posen and Iman. Meanwhile, at the Met, Anna Wintour and Amar'e Stoudemire gathered for a talk with Nicole Kidman. Cara Delevingne, who partied with Jaden Smith last weekend for the Los Angeles premiere... More »
The MOBE Platinum Mastermind closed in Kota Kinabalu with a farewell dinner party and award for best attendee created video (won by yours truly). The farewell gala started with cocktails on the resort grounds, where we were treated to some hot entertainment from a bunch of fire dancers. After the fire dance, we were escorted to the grand ballroom for […]
The annual Democratic Party dinners across America have been named "Jefferson-Jackson" as the founders of what became the modern Democratic Party. Republicans have always named their dinners "Lincoln Dinners" after the first Republican President. Show More Summary
The Jefferson Jackson Bailey dinners are famous events for the state Democratic Party in Connecticut. However, as part of the backlash against historical figures who owned slaves, the NAACP demanded that both names be stripped away from the dinner and the state Democratic Party agreed. Nick Balletto, the party’s first-year chairman, said that he hoped […]
Take a look at your kitchenware and ask yourself, honestly, is your platter game up to scratch? Be honest now. It’s not, is it? Don’t worry, we’ve all been there. Sub-standard platters can let down the most solidly chosen — … The post Upgrade Your Dinner Party with a Terrazo Platter by Serax appeared first on Selectism.
Connecticut Post: “Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson are history in Connecticut. Under pressure from the NAACP, the state Democratic Party will scrub the names of the two presidents from its annual fundraising dinner because of their ties to slavery.” “The [...]
The ladies of the Real Housewives franchise have had their fair share of run-ins with mediums, whether they were at dinner parties from hell (hi, Allison DuBois) or brought in to speak to Vicki...
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On Friday, Bernie Sanders may have been the first sitting United States Senator to call for “political revolution” at a rubber chicken dinner. Related: Hillary Clinton delivers fiery speech at Democratic party hall of fame dinner In front of a crowd of 1,300 Democrats at the Iowa Democratic Party’s...
Crenn says she's looking to make of the small restaurant something a little different than was there before, and more like "a big dinner party." [ more › ]