Summer Party Food Ideas

I love to throw summer parties. However, lately I have been so swamped with work that I haven't had the time to plan one for my friends. Nonetheless I do collect ideas for delicious bites and snacks at other events and parties which I can use or alter for my own parties at a later time. This week I had two business related occasions where they served the most delicious, - and not so difficult to make myself - summer bites. Moreover, I think they were worth sharing with you. After all, the summer … [Read more...]

Oscars Party ideas

The countdown to the Academy awards has begun. Only a few more hours and we are treated to the gorgeous gowns on the red carpet and another epic award show. I haven't seen all the movies yet, but from those I have seen, I already have a few favourites. Tonight I'm throwing a small Oscars viewing party for friends so I've made some simple snacks, and I have a themed snacks and drinks station so everyone can help themselves. Chocolate cake stars and popcorn Bake a basic chocolate cake … [Read more...]

Simple Snacks for Superbowl Sunday

Today is Superbowl Sunday! Here in the Netherlands it's no biggie, they don't even broadcast it. Nonetheless I try to watch it every year via live streaming. Not because I'm such a huge NFL fan, but because of the entertainment value and my connection with American culture. I've made a few simple yet scrumptious snacks to prepare for the big game. Of course all these snacks can be eaten at any game night or house party with friends or on a regular weekend night while watching a movie. This blog … [Read more...]