Monthly Archives: July 2012

A Tribute to Britain & the Olympic Games (July 29 – August 4)

Geographically, the British Isles have always been positioned for greatness – surrounded by the sea. One of the first significant forms of transportation for exploration was sailing on the seas; thus, some of the oldest cities of the world have … Continue reading

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Island Get-Away Picnic (July 22 – July 28)

Pack up for the beach. The cheerful people and gulls singing a cappella in the sunshine culminate the summer spirit. Here’s a great recipe to highlight any beachcombing day. Chilled Summer Vegetable Terrine The secret to a good terrine is … Continue reading

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A Summer Swim Party (July 15 – July 21)

As the summer heat sets in, the heat of the sun can be offset with a cool dip in the water. Whether a backyard pool party, the neighbor pool or a beach retreat, think of entertaining food to go with … Continue reading

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Summer Road Trip (July 8 – July 14)

Summer explorations may include a road trip. With the high cost of fuel, one may want to save on funds (and time) by packing a meal to-go for the scenic ride. Create small baskets or decorative sacks that include research … Continue reading

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Host A “We Love America Party” (July 1 – July 7)

Patriotism brings us closer and that respect is meant to be shared with family, friends and neighbors. Since the 4th of July falls on a Wednesday this year, I recommend a before-the-fireworks party. If the 4th falls on the weekend, … Continue reading

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