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Looking for a simple salad to prepare for your weekend company? This 6-ingredient salad comes together in minutes and is festive enough for your holiday weekend BBQ. Why do I love this salad so much? The sweet watermelon and salty feta is a classic pairing and very refreshing. Star shaped watermelon makes this salad extra […]

Watermelon Feta Salad

June 28, 2018

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Take the party outside this summer with crisp white linens, simple decorations, and natural details. Whether you’re hosting a backyard cookout or a luncheon for the ladies, up the style with these party essentials, exclusively from Balsam Hill. Summer entertaining should be effortless, fun and delicious. Some of my favorite summer memories involve simple family gatherings […]

Summer Entertaining with Balsam Hill

June 15, 2018

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For entertaining, a cheese platter is practically a requirement. Easy to assemble and always a crowd-pleaser, a carefully chosen variety of cheeses and accompanying fruits, nuts or charcuterie provides a stylish and memorable appetizer without spending too long in the kitchen. The best part? It can be made in advanced, so you’re not running around […]

How to Create the Perfect Cheese Board

June 4, 2018

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Successful individuals are usually inspired by other successful individuals. That means that if people don’t have great role models–especially role models in whom they can see themselves–they’re at a big disadvantage. I’m always on the hunt for new and exciting content for you all and recently I thought it would be valuable to share interviews from talented […]

Interview with Meaghan Murphy – Executive Editor, Good Housekeeping Magazine

June 4, 2018

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Summertime and the entertaining is easy! Whether you’re planning an outdoor BBQ or turning your home into a smokehouse for the day, this season I will be sharing flavorful recipes for all your grilling favorites. My favorite way to kick off grilling season is with simple recipes I can put together in minutes.  I recently dreamt […]

Hot Dogs – Three Different Ways

May 30, 2018

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This weekend, invite friends and family over for an effortless summer celebration that’s low-key yet high on style. My favorite part about summer is that life just slows down and gets more laid-back. And so does the entertaining. The key to a fun, casual party is in the no-fuss details. Simple décor, food and drinks […]

Patriotic Tablescape

May 24, 2018

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Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or hosting a get-together “just because,” a brunch party is the perfect way to change things up a bit. There is no better way to start the day than surrounded by your favorite people, eating all sorts of breakfast food and having a mimosa or two. Brunch parties are […]

Bagel Board

May 11, 2018

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