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Spring Entertaining. Strawberry-Lemonade Champagne Punch By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Techniques Cooking & Baking Tutorials Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Editorial Director Pastry Chef Writer TV Cooking Personality Modern Southern Socials & Party Ideas Game Day Tailgating & Entertaining

Cooking Classics: Strawberry-Lemonade Champagne Punch

Cooking Classics The Technique Strawberry-Lemonade Champagne Punch Although crystal punch bowls are ideal for serving a celebratory sipper, they are not always available. When hosting friends & family for an array of southern socials, it’s always a good idea to have a few identical glass pitchers available for serving beverages. Large batches of punch can […]

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The Essential Easter Entertaining Primer

Spring Entertaining Southern Socials  The Essential Easter Entertaining Primer As southerners, we borrow goodness from the past & apply it to our current lives. Along the way, we discard notions that are no longer relevant. Although many things change over time, core entertaining values have remained the same with good manners leading the way. The focus of […]

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61 Best Spring Entertaining Recipes, Party Menus & Garden Essentials

Spring Entertaining Southern Socials  61 Best Spring Entertaining Recipes, Party Menus & Garden Essentials Whether your upcoming gatherings are large or small in nature, a lovely collection of recipes, party menus & simple entertaining solutions are effortless to curate. While you have a little time, go ahead & polish your heirloom silver & set a […]

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Spring Entertaining: The New Easter Egg Hunt Party

Spring Entertaining Southern Socials The New Easter Egg Hunt Party Hosting an Easter egg hunt in your very own backyard with close family is a wonderful way to celebrate. With a little guidance & planning, it’s not only guaranteed to be a special day but one filled with loads of fun. Many of the items […]

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Spring Entertaining: The Classic Easter Recipe Collection

Spring Entertaining Southern Socials The Classic Easter Recipe Collection A classic collection of recipes reserved especially for Easter celebrations are a lovely way to spend time with friends & family. Over the next few weeks, I’ll be sharing simple but special recipes, spring inspired food crafts perfect for the kids to get involved in, easy ways […]

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Three Essential Classic French Cakes & Cookies

Spring Entertaining Southern Socials  Three Essential Classic French Cakes & Cookies A striking selection of handcrafted little French cakes & cookies may be offered to guests for a number of occasions from bridal teas & showers to Easter & spring celebrations. These desserts are timeless & will certainly elevate menus beautifully. The good news is that they […]

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