By Wendy Sheanin for Off the Shelf Book people I know sometimes play this game. They ask how you've arranged your books. For some its alphabetically. Others place authors who might get along (or least make interesting dinner party conversation) next to each other. Show More Summary
all photos from Weinstein Co. and by Jay Paula Miller in front of the Klimt reproduction given them by the Altmanns. Last night I went to a dinner party at the home of Jim and Paula Miller; he is the Kolikoff Caviar guy I have written about. Show More Summary
Chaz Ebert, publisher of Ebert Digital and president of Ebert Productions, will be an honored guest on host Elysabeth Alfano's program, "The Dinner Party," scheduled to take place in Chicago on Monday, April 6th. Alfano's show invites...Show More Summary
Want to eat well and spend less at your next social gathering? Consider hosting an informal potluck dinner. We throw the majority of our parties this way, and we can typically accommodate up to 10 people on a dime, which includes providing a main dish, dessert, and some beverages. Aside from the...
DIRECTIONS In a small kitchen, mix together the half of the guests who have arrived on time despite the fact that no one is sure whether “7:30” means “arrive at 7:30” or “arrive an hour late,” like it did in college. Let stand for one hour, until guests are very hungry and slightly irritable.
Sarah, Special Education Professional and Writer & Zac, Startup Product Manager and Filmmaker One sentence sum-up of the wedding vibe: A hippie Episcopalian ceremony followed by a delicious dinner and ecstatic dance party on a rainy...Show More Summary
If you're planning to serve food buffet style at your next dinner party, event planner Preston Bailey says that you absolutely have to avoid having your guests wait on a long line for food. Preston says that the best way to do this is...Show More Summary
Scott Gilmore on interesting times in U.K. politics and why Jason Kenney is such a hot topic at British dinner parties The post The disunited kingdom: Why class is key in the U.K. election appeared first on Macleans.ca.
So you’re in an elevator, or at a party, or eating dinner with relatives, and someone says, “I don’t get what’s the big deal about climate change. What’s going on?” What do you say? That depends on who you are and what you know. Show More Summary
“This is obviously about the board members going to dinner parties and such, and being told by friends and associates that they should be embarrassed by the show. And they should be, I guess; the problem is that they refuse to accept any responsibility for fostering the conditions that allowed it to happen.”
Dolce&Gabbana, in honor of Lin Dan, the two-time Olympic badminton gold medal winner, hosted Viva La China, a lavish dinner for 300 guests followed by an extravagant after party at the Shanghai Exhibition Center on March 19. Read the rest of the story at: Dolce&Gabbana Viva La China
All images by Zoé Zissovici As it turns out, Jackson Pollock was a great cook. At his storied home in East Hampton, he and wife Lee Krasner regularly held dinner parties for friends and art elites alike, the true tales of which now emerge in photographer Robyn Lea's new book, Dinner with Jackson Pollock: Recipes, Art & Nature. Show More Summary
If the idea of getting your home company-ready is keeping you from hosting a dinner party or even your out of town in-laws, we can help. Sure, you could spend all day cleaning and decorating in anticipation, but who has the time? Here are the only things you really need to do before your guests arrive. Show More Summary
When I was pregnant with my first child, I had a recurring dream. I was nursing a baby–in an icy parking lot, at a dinner party in the bedroom where the coats were piled on a bed, lost in the desert. I would nurse a baby at one breast, put her to the other, and there would be no milk. Show More Summary
I'm often asked by friends and acquaintances at dinners and parties for recommendations of new jazz albums. The question is typically followed by a halting look, like, "Oh, yeah, I forgot, you only write about stuff from the 1940s and...
Dinner guest #1: What do you mean, ‘go back to nature’? I grow tomatoes on my fire escape — is that like going back to nature?Dinner guest #2: Well, sometimes when I’m in Central Park I don’t know where the fuck I am!–Dinner party, 502 W 27th St
Today, I treated the crew to some food truck action. Minus the food truck because it’s too early. Instead, Fidel Gastro’s (http://www.fidelgastros.com) set up shop in the lunch room and served up a surprise dinner. Sandwiches: SGT Slather: bbq pulled pork, guacamole, house made corn chips Diablo’s Right Wing: spicy shredded chicken with carrot aioli […]
If you?re constantly fantasizing about lavish, Gatsby-esque dinner parties with show tunes, dapper gentlemen and frisky flappers then you may want to take a gander at the newly listed home from Oscar nominated actor, Jeremy Renner. This art deco RELATED ►POST PROFILESHARE ►
Chris Soules is a big fat fake, according to Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban — or at least that’s what a tabloid source allegedly overheard the A-list couple saying during a recent dinner party. According to Life & Style, Nicole Kidman...Show More Summary
A Spring Vegetarian Dinner for Six on The Kitchn We're several months into the new year, and many of us have given up on New Years' resolutions, gotten caught up in the swing of normal life, and have let some of the holiday cheer and optimism recede. I'm here to tell you that this is perfectly fine—and in fact, it might even be a reason to celebrate. READ MORE »