Monthly Archives: July 2014

Creative Classics Outshine the Summer Sun (July 27 – August 2)

From my great-grandmother’s barnyard to my culinary destinations in Europe, chickens have served as family sustenance to cuisine creativity. During the searing heat of summer, we tend to serve poultry based favorites. Be the chicken prepared baked, boiled, braised, fried, … Continue reading

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Sunshine Gatherings for More Creative Summer Fun (July 20 – July 26)

Make the best of the abundant sunshine with multiple pleasurable gatherings. Fun summer activities can include surprises for youngsters such as pop-up road trips to the beach or lake. Organize a dog party, with a wash-down “spa”, to cool-down our … Continue reading

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Upstream and Downstream Entertaining (July 13 – July 19)

This week highlights France’s Bastille Day celebration. The citizens, ex-patriots and Francophiles share in the singing of “La Marseillaise” and revel in French cuisine and French wine around the world, on July 14. It is a joyous occasion. Summer occasions … Continue reading

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A Summer Dinner in Provence (July 6 – July 12)

The allure of the Mediterranean Sea brings forth many gifts from the sea; hence, the inspiration for one of our recent dinner parties: A Summer Dinner in Provence. Provence is a region comprised of charming French cities on the sea’s … Continue reading

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