Anatomy of a Dinner Party: a day in the life of a hospitalityaholic

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Weekend Snapshot

Monday, November 19th, 2012

Good Morning Darlings,

Eric and I celebrated 12 years of wedded bliss this weekend.

Here’s what we did for fun!


Ooh! We’re Going Foraging!

Monday, October 8th, 2012

Good Morning Darlings!

I have always been interested in searching the great outdoors for dinner.

Alack and alas, I don’t even camp. But I certainly love the idea of it.

Hey! I have an idea!

Eating Here and There

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

Good Morning Darlings!

I have been so busy, but you have been on my mind.

Join me inside?

What’s A Purloo? What’s A Syllabub?

Tuesday, September 18th, 2012

Good Morning Darlings!

What’s a purloo? What’s a syllabub?

Great question! See inside for the answer…

Hit Your Mark This Election Season

Thursday, September 13th, 2012

Good Morning Darlings!

I am not much of a politico, but I sure like a party.

Have a drink and settle in! Well, unless you are under 21 of course.

B.Beatty and P&P – All In One Day

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

Good Morning Darlings!

Yesterday was filled with fun and food. And I can’t wait to share with you!

Lets dish – it’s been ages!!

Still Dreaming of the Beach

Tuesday, July 31st, 2012

Good Morning Darlings!

So, we took a look at what I envision the beach vacay to be. Now let’s talk about what to make to eat.

What says ‘beach food’ to you?

Swoozie’s Spiffs Up Summer

Monday, July 16th, 2012

Good Morning Darlings!

Do you remember last year when I was just dying over Swoozie’s Corkcicles?

Oh my goodness, me, they come in a variety of colors now! LOVE THEM!

Colorful Corkcicles!

A fresh color from Monday – Friday! And at $24.95, they are still the coolest (get it?) hostess gift around.

Hint, Hint

I’m just sayin’!

xoxo, Patti

Fair Food and Maker’s Mark

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

Good Morning Darlings!

What summer food sounds good right now?

Let’s talk about deliciousness!

Weekend Update

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

Good Morning Darlings!

I am Waaaaaaaaaaaay behind – please forgive me!

How was your holiday?