Ring in the New Year with a Classic Champagne Cocktail

Champagne cocktails are very hot right now and there are several recipes and twists on the original or “classic”. We hope you enjoy this recipe as you ring in 2012 with family and friends! Classic Champagne Cocktail 3 drops bitters 1 sugar cube 1 ounce Cognac 4 ounces chilled

The Big Chill

You may have noticed a trend in cocktail service in upscale bars and clubs lately – very large, uniquely shaped ice cubes. From colossal cubes to giant spheres, ice cube design is breaking the mold. If you’re someone who loves to throw cocktail parties, picking up this trend is a fun way to

Entertaining 101 – The Flowers

A great event has several components that set the stage for an incredible celebration. We’ve talked about decor and the do-it-yourself stuff that can make your event unique, but what happens when you don’t have the time, inclination, or talent to add the “Martha-touch” to your centerpieces o

Thanksgiving Checklist

Thanksgiving week is here and for some, there is a lot of work to do. Don’t let this week overwhelm you – start organizing yourself today so that Thursday is as smooth as possible. First, write your menu and shopping list. Take an inventory of exactly what you have in your pantry to ensure that