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    We hosted Easter weekend this year with my (freshly vaccinated) father, step-mother and siblings! It was so nice to entertain again, outside and to make a big meal for everybody to enjoy and eat…

    April 30, 2021

    We will always remember this as the meal when Rory discovered the magic of sitting at the family table and “feasting” together. It was like a switch flipped and he discovered the joy of…

    March 26, 2021

    Just a simple table set for a small family night. I was inspired by the daffodils (spotted at the pharmacy!) and picked some local branches to go with. I love the way the tea…

    January 27, 2021
  • Thanksgiving: Tabletop

    Laying the table is one of my favorite rituals, whether it’s for a regular Tuesday evening with the family or welcoming friends and family for the holidays (sadly not this year). To me, a…

    November 22, 2020
  • Thanksgiving: Turkey Resources

    Not to ‘chicken out’, but roasting birds is just not our specialty. For the previous three years we have roasted chickens on our Green Egg, which yields the most incredible smokey moist chicken. In…

    November 22, 2020
  • Set the Scene, Prep Your Space (Physical & Mental!)

    Thanksgiving is no doubt, very, very different this year. If you’re safe, well and staying home (which we hope very much that you are on all three accounts), we want to help you infuse…

    November 22, 2020
  • Thanksgiving: Cook VS. Buy

    This is just a quick note to say that it’s completely acceptable to supplement your cooking efforts with ordering in!!! I know you know this but it can be tempting to take on the…

    November 22, 2020
  • Thanksgiving: Pantry Essentials

    You know that Nancy Meyers feeling of abundance? Well she knows all too well the power of a stocked fridge and an organized life – an almost universal appeal. The holidays is the time…

    November 22, 2020