Archives for October 2014

Haute Halloween Tablescapes

Okay, so I lied a little bit in my post title.  These tablescapes are not really haute in the true sense of the word.  But, they are frightfully fantastic if I do say so myself! I have always had to worry about a budget when it comes to holiday parties, because I’m a real person Continue Reading…

Devil In A Blue Dress Cocktail

Well, it is time to put up some Halloween Posts! I’m gonna have to break it down a little bit.  If I didn’t my Halloween post would be so long it probably wouldn’t load up on your computer screen.   I think I must have taken around eighty shots to capture all the Halloween madness around Continue Reading…

A Week in the Media

Thank you Good Things Utah and the Today Show for the amazing opportunities! Thank you Phyllo.com and Athens Foods for your products that inspired my Itty Bitty Brown Betty! What a week it has been. My friend Dawn said something to me today that I don’t think I’ll ever forget. She said, “Shauna, I wish Continue Reading…

Buffalo Wing Salad Sandwiches

I was needing a dish to feed a crowd.  Particularly, I was needing a dish to feed a very hungry crowd of rowdy Fantasy Football fanatics.  You see, we were having a draft at the Smuin’s…well, they, were having a draft.  I begged and pleaded not to be subjected to the torture that is Fantasy Continue Reading…

Cherry Tomato Roti

I know the weather is getting chillier and I should probably be posting steaming pots of soups and stews,  meaty roasts and mashed potatoes, and giant sheet pans of caramelized roasted winter veggies-it would be in line with the trends and all.  But, can one really blame me for basking in the glow of this Continue Reading…

Homemade Halloween Invites

The air is getting colder, the evenings darker, and the leaves are beginning to fly.  For many, the time of fall is the most magical of all the seasons, especially when it comes to the mystical and marvelous Hallow’s eve. The reasons people love Halloween are many, but perhaps most poignant is the thrill of Continue Reading…