Category Archives: Entertaining

The company is gone; I can reclaim my life. But do I want to?

They’ve left. Twenty-one days of non-stop in-house guests. Two old friends from New York decided to visit at the same time – separately and without knowledge of the other’s intent. One is a dear friend that I haven’t seen in three years. The other was an old friend that I hadn’t seen in twenty. It […]

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And the party is over!

WHEW. One huge barbecue I no longer have to think about! Over. Done. Successful! And even though I was smart and used plastic – how come there is still so much mess in my kitchen????? This was a family day –  three generations all together. Brother, sister, their spouses, children and grandchildren. I’m a “step” […]

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From Bedroom to Kitchen…

I certainly wasn’t planning on getting sick a few days before I had an event coming up. But alas, life doesn’t always do what we want it to do. Tomorrow I have a big group coming over for a barbecue lunch/pool party. They’re family, but we haven’t seen them for a while. Some are back […]

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