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Carrot Tagliatelle Satisfies Your Pasta (ish) Urge

April 29, 2015 - If you thought you had to stay away from enjoying a big bowl of pasta because you’re trying to maintain a low-carb lifestyle, think again!  Here we share our utterly delicious and incredibly healthy (yes healthy!) recipe for carrot tagliatelle with creamy chevre, peas and toasted pine nuts. You can also add or substitute zucchini […]

Preppy Backyard Wedding

April 22, 2015 - Preppy backyard tented wedding in Fairfield County CT with splashes of verdant color–from vintage 1940s Packard woody sedan in jade to bright yellow soup, variegated green floral arrangements, and blues and pinks–all in a relaxed Sperry Tent reception in the bride’s parents’ home at the start of summer.               […]

Ultimate Chopped Salad

April 21, 2015 - You gotta love a chopped salad! There’s something so satisfying about all of the different textures, flavors and colors. This is our favorite chopped salad recipe, chock full of color and crunch with kale as its main ingredient. This is not only scrumptious but it’s incredibly healthy. It’s best to let the kale “cook down” […]

5 Tips For A Panic-Free Party

April 18, 2015 - An Insiders Best Tips and Tricks for Hosting a Stress-Free and Fabulous Party   Photograph: © Paolo Cipriani   If anyone knows a thing or two about party planning, it’s Marcia Selden Catering. From flooded tents twenty minutes before an event, to losing power and having to cook the whole meal on an outdoor […]

Aussie Barbie with Robin

April 16, 2015 - We have worked with Marcia Selden Catering for years and can’t say enough great things about them! What a perfect way to showcase their creativity and stunning menus than to give them a challenge….create a beautiful, unexpected Australian Barbie (BBQ) for our readers. Wow, they certainly rose to this challenge and then some! Take a […]

Real Meals for Picky Eaters

April 13, 2015 - Chances are you either were one, know one, or have one… The Picky Eater.   Their no-no list is long-long ranging from foods that can’t touch, will only eat white or beige food, or no veggies may be present on the plate.  While your first inclination may be to throw your arms up in despair and […]

4 Recipes Made with Half Full Beer

April 11, 2015 -   We thought it’d be awesome to share a new set of recipes that feature beer. Yeah, sure, beer is awesome to cook with, but it’s even more fun when you’ve got some extra to drink while you’re cooking. So, our suggestion? Check out Half Full Brewery in Stamford Friday-Sunday, get some growlers, then let […]