Independence Day, the Remix: Host a French-Inspired Bastille Day Party

Bastille Day (great table display w cheese)

Didn’t get your party on quite enough in celebrating the red, white and blue? How about celebrating the bleu, blanc, and rouge as a festive reprise? Although we Americans certainly know how to revel in our Independence Day festivities, the French aren’t too shabby in hosting their own independence holiday festivities called Bastille Day. It…

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Fizz Friday Fab Four Links Roundup

{image courtesy MarthaStewart.com}

Happy #FizzFriday, darlings! Check out this week’s links round-up with the latest and great info, tidbits, and fun going on in the world of champagne and sparkling wine! {1} Italian Police Uncover Counterfeit Champagne Scheme Champagne Industry Rule no. 4080, Champagne counterfeiters are shaaaadddyyyy {classic hip-hop lovers will get that reference}. This story is proof positive…

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Fab 4 For Friday: Spring Where are You?

Seriously, spring? This is starting to get ridiculous. {image courtesy of weather.com}

Supposedly today is the 1st day of spring. At least that’s what the calendar says, but I’m just not buying it. I mean, I don’t know how it is for you in your neck of the woods but where I am the traditional signs of the season are a bit scarce. Flowers blooming everywhere? Nope. Sweet,…

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