Tuscan Dinner 2016

Tuscan Dinner 2016

I wanted to do a quick post about our 2016 Tuscan Dinner on the brink of our 2017 dinner!  Year 2016 was our 3rd indoor year out of 7 years. I don’t have the full menu but here are a few links: Limoncello (Liquid Gold!) Tuscan Apple Cake Burrata  ...
Tuscan Dinner Party – 6th Annual!

Tuscan Dinner Party – 6th Annual!

I was surprised to find that this was our fifth annual Tuscan Dinner Party! What began as an inspired outdoor meal has continued into a format that we now enjoy – a gathering with the focus on friends and food! You can see photos from our first Tuscan Dinner...
Thoughts on Life – A Clash of Seasons

Thoughts on Life – A Clash of Seasons

  Something strange happened. A beautiful fall transitioned into an early winter!  Of course, I have nothing to complain about compared to our friends in Buffalo! I do think it was one of our nicest falls in recent years.   I went to two college football...
Tuscan Dinner Party

Tuscan Dinner Party

Between the cloudy, and rainy summer and the cold fall we are having, I’m thankful that we had a lovel evening to host our Tuscan Dinner Party. I’m not Italian and I’ve never been to Tuscany (except in the movies). I’m not even particular about...
Tuscan Dinner Party

Tuscan Dinner Party

The second annual Tuscan Dinner was a success.  It was very similar to last year’s except that we had four couples this year.  We rigged up a table extension, which accounts for some of the lumpiness.  I didn’t realize that my tablecloth wouldn’t...
Under the Tuscan Sun

Under the Tuscan Sun

Somewhere between seeing “Letters to Juliet” and developing my obsession for the French water bottle, I decided that I wanted to host a dinner party – Tuscan style. I have not traveled to Italy, but love the beautifully-filmed scenes from movies such...