START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

tag: hosting

Cheese and Fruit Kebabs

A simple kebab can go a long way at your next get-together. Not to mention you won't have to cook, and party-goers can focus on mess-free fresh ingredients! Scroll down for a classic fruit and cheese …

45 comments

Grilled Apples with Parmesan Cheese and Honey

Bring up the heat on your cheese platter. Grilling apples is a great way to spice up something sweet. These grilled apple slices are also a much healthier alternative to bread and crackers. YIELD 1…

78 comments

Creating the Perfect Summer Dinner Party

A stylist and photographer, Karen Mordechai of Sunday Suppers manages to creatively bring together all the essential elements of a good dinner: food, decor, and ambience, without ever losing sight t…

48 comments

6 Tips for Surviving House Guests

If you're expecting guests this summer, take a cue from Gardenista editor Michelle who has ample experience in hosting. Here she offers a few tips on how to offer hospitality while encouraging guests'…

43 comments

Throw a Chari-Tea Party

One way to raise awareness (and funds or goods) for your favorite cause is by throwing a flair-filled fete. Who doesn’t love parties? In my first book I touched on this concept and even created a …

97 comments

It’s in the Thanksgiving Day Details

I've heard that both God and the Devil are in the details, since it's in the details that we experience nuances that transform ordinary experiences into special ones or not-so-great ones. As we prepar…

11 comments

meet our writers

Ashlyn Kittrell

Ashlyn Kittrell is a writer, photographer, and blogger based in Tennessee. She is the founder of Triple Thread, a blog about ethical fashion and... more

people are talking

Oh I just read something interesting about the Red Panda in a German animal magazine this morning: D…

Thanks, always keep your animals up to date on their Rabies shots, if they are outside at all .( and…

I don't have any chickweed on our property, perhaps in the adjoining woods. But we have plenty of d…

When we acquired a third dog (husky pup Harley) the introduction went something like this: "Harley,…