Three Treats to Beat the Heat

Just because the fireworks are over doesn’t mean the summer is too. The best days of summer may still be ahead, the trick is staying cool through the heat. Luckily, we know just the way to cool off with three tasty cold treats you can make at home and will have your friends craving the...

Last Minute Independence Day Bash!

Having a last minute gathering for America’s birthday and want to celebrate in style? Being able to throw an impromptu party with elegance is all about having a few basic items on hand and a few go-to recipes.   Set the Scene for Celebration:  Invest in a set of basic wine glasses and decanters that...

Watch Like a Brazillian

            With the World Cup in full swing, we thought it would be fun to seek out some game inspired snacks to enjoy while you kick back with friends for the next big match. Check out these three delicious treats that show off the exotic flavors of the host country, Brazil!...

Sipping Summer Brews!

Wine can be intimidating and, lets be honest, pronouncing the various names can be a bit of a struggle. So what better way to escape the heat then by cracking open a crisp summer brew.   Gone are the days of bland and watery light beers. Craft and micro-breweries are popping up left right and offer...

The Home Picnic

Summer is coming! What better way to celebrate than in your own backyard with a few tips from your friends at Chefdance.com? Having a picnic at home avoids all the travel and logistic obstetrical and allows for privacy if your picnic is of a romantic nature. Setting is important for a good picnic. Find a...

Stepping Up Your Margarita Game

With warm weather upon us, I thought it’d be a shame not to share these simple steps and twists and ideas I’ve learned to aim for that moment where one of your guests say, “Wow, what is in that!?” The Fresh Lemon: This tip popular in Costa Rica is a real show stopper: fresh organic...