Hate coming home to a dark house? Ever wanted to set the mood for a special dinner or party? Maybe you are looking to compliment the furniture in your living room. If any of these scenarios apply to you, he Philips Hue might be for you. Programmable, colorful LED lighting that fits in most light sockets and can be set up from your iPhone or computer.
A dinner party or cocktail soirée is the perfect time to raise a glass to the holiday season. Yet most people cringe at the thought of standing up in front of a group of people and speaking in public. It's no surprise that an eloquent "Cheers!" seldom happens without prior thought and planning. Show More Summary
You don't have to empty your wallet or set up a special savings account just to invite your friends over. Whether you're planning an informal get together or a fancy dinner party, there are more than a few ways to get the job done and have a great time without spending a ton of money. Here's how. Read more...
There’s one week away from Christmas and less than two weeks left for New Year’s Eve. You’ve sent out your dinner party invitations and thought about the menu and maybe you’re even planning on decorating your house. But it can… Harman Kardon Holiday: 10 Things to Get for Your Holiday Party is a post by Elaine YJ Lee on Selectism.
Does your holiday wish list include ways to squeeze dinner in while out and about, planning for a party, picking up dessert or trying to decide where to dine on Christmas Eve (or get out of the house on Christmas Day)? Santa has enlisted Atlanta restaurants to help fulfill those mouthwatering wishes. Check our blog for details!
Harlan Ellison has never been one to mince words, and thankfully he’s not about to start now at the age of 79. The legendary writer and notoriously cantankerous personality recently attended a hoity-toity Los Angeles dinner party at the home of some friends of a friend, and the evening included a screening of Saving Mr. Show More Summary
On Tuesday, we featured a video of the Arsenal youth team preparing for their Christmas party. Today, Nicklas Bendtner has added picture and video to his Instagram account of the Christmas dinner held by Arsenal. The Danish forward added a picture of the lunch, with Laurent Koscielny and Olivier Giroud visible with the tag line: [...]
A new app called “Supper King” is said to be able to bring together foodies who want to try new dishes by “inviting strangers over to your next dinner party”. There may be an immediate red flag thrown, leading to the question “how safe are these strangers?”, but there’s also a social side to the […]
When the dinner party wraps up, the quilting bee buzzes off, or your friends all grab their coats and head down to catch a cab, it’s time to take a second to stand alone in the center of your place, … Continue reading ?
The spot manages to make a super annoying habit all warm and fuzzy. Stop and think for a second. How many times have you seen in your Facebook or Twitter feed, or overheard at a party, or from someone at dinner, people complaining about other people walking around with their heads down and noses in their smartphone? And that's just the adults. Show More Summary
The meatball wants to join you for cozy, weeknight dinners. It wants to be the star of your next cocktail party. It's happy on its own, or on a dainty toothpick; it's as comfortable naked as it is dressed up. Here are seven recipes that will make meatballs the It food of the season. Show More Summary
I was sitting next to a friend at a dinner party last weekend when the topic got onto beauty trends and somehow I ended up pulling out the few products I had in my evening bag and giving her a tableside makeover. Not exactly the classiest...Show More Summary
VATICAN CITY — We know from the pope’s sister that Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio would skip family dinners and picnics to spend special days, like Sundays and holidays, with the poor. Now as Pope Francis, he started his own special day — his 77th birthday — having breakfast with some of Rome’s homeless. Since he is […]
Living gluten free during the holiday season can be challenging if you don’t have a game plan before attending a party or family dinner! Here is a simple gluten free guide to help you during this holiday season (or anytime for that matter!) Create a plan! No doubt you’ve heard the quote “if you plan […]
It was at a dinner party back in 2011 that San Francisco entrepreneur Mike Del Ponte got fed up with his Brita pitcher and decided to dream up a more tableworthy take on the workaday water purifier. Created with Starbucks filtration expert David Beeman—and over $147,000 in Kickstarter funding—the machine-washable... More »
Pierre (Charles Berling), a university prof who wears corduroy “like his second skin,” and his wife Elizabeth (Valérie Benguigui), an eternally optimistic middle-school teacher, are hosting a small dinner party for three guests. Claude...Show More Summary
'Tis the season of entertaining, and we found five rooms that have us wanting to host a dinner party ASAP. With design styles that range from industrial and rustic to earthy and eclectic, these rooms are just itching to accommodate frequent soirees. Show More Summary
No, but it might have something to do with gem-encrusted gold statues.China National Radio says: "When the gold flashes, it captures the intense interest of the public."
Chi Fan for Charity, organised by Austen Morris Associates, celebrated its 3rd annual party, and the largest food and beverage event to benefit charity in China. 57 restaurants donated meals to over 550...Show More Summary
I inherited a love of family meals from my dad, José. He worked in the wine industry, and thus was constantly traveling between different winemaking and wine-loving regions around the world. In the midst of his busy schedule and hisShow More Summary