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

September, 2011 browsing by month


Boston Cream Pie

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Good Morning Darlings!

Yesterday was my Sweetie’s birthday and although he is a bit under the weather, cake was in order.

Come on in!

The Perfect Hostess Gift

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Good Morning Darlings!

Our swell friends Nicky & Katruska and Ben & Maura joined us for dinner last night. The plan was to discuss a Holiday Survival Class we want to put together for you.

So, how did that work out?

Tasting Autumn

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Good Morning Darlings!

Fall 2011 is only 4 days old today, but I am ready to conjure up some cool weather treats.

How about you?

Jay and Valerie Get Married

Monday, September 26th, 2011

Good Morning Darlings!

My dear friends Jay & Valerie got married on Thursday. My gift to them was to help coordinate their reception, which was held this past Saturday night.

How did it go?

FFF-Young & Polished

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

Good Morning Darlings!

I spend a fair amount of time on here touting the products, events and services of others.

Whose turn is it today?

Halloween Teaser!

Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

Good Morning Darlings!

We are now officially one day away from the beginning of the Fall Season. Happy Day!

I am all excited for Halloween, even though it is more than a month away. This is one holiday you have to plan for! So much to do – costumes, decorations, candy selections.

How are you getting ready for the big Candy Holiday?

The Great Atlanta Food Rave!

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

Good Morning Darlings!

It’s festival season here in Atlanta.

What’s up?

Name That Thing – Answer

Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

Good Morning Darlings!

Did you guess? Do you know what this is?

Do you know what this is?

Come inside for the answer!

Name That Thing!

Monday, September 19th, 2011

Good Morning Darlings!

I know it’s Monday, but lets work our brains.

Name this thing!

What is this?

Too weird? Can you guess? Answer tomorrow!

xoxo, Patti

Today blogging to k.d. Lang – Constant Craving

Please, May I Have Another?

Friday, September 16th, 2011

Good Morning Darlings!

Autumn is only 5 days away. From my office window, I can see the yellow leaves descending in batches off the trees. It’s like they can’t wait for Fall, either.

This weather means soup. And soup parties. Specifically, Tracy’s soup party.

Lets make soup!