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Have A Tapas Dinner Party

Have A Tapas Dinner Party

Gathering around good food with family or great friends always makes everything better. Having a tapas style dinner is a perfect way to share the everyday or the special, and just as important as the food that is served is that it is shared. Thought to originate in Spain, this style of eating allows guests to select favorites or try out different foods with no main course to dictate what or how much to enjoy. Traditionally, tapas is served when people gather, socialize and graze on snacks consisting of a variety of foods in snack sized portions and appetizer presentations served in… read more

Setting The Table

Set The Table

Setting the table sets the mood, whether for a large dinner party or a small gathering. Martha Stewart has instructions for how to set a formal table, and suggests that once you know the proper way to do so, you can either apply the rules or be confident enough to create your own. Emily Post has a guide for basic table setting, as well as informal and formal. From Brunch at Saks this visual how-to shows the difference between an informal and a formal dinner table setting. With a rustic feel, this solid table made from salvaged wood is a great match with the… read more