Tools & Tips

The Weather Channel~ Garden Party Inspiration

Planning a garden party is difficult, even for experts. For amateur party planners, it’s that much harder. If you’re planning an outdoor fete of your own, we’ve rounded up some of the best inspiration looks to get you started. Take baby showers. They present a unique challenge: should the design be cutesy or elegant? Valerie […]

Santa Barbara Skinny~ Tips for Elegant & Enjoyable Entertaining

Santa Barbara Weekend Guide Friday, March 14, 2014 What:   Home Entertaining 101 Where:   Jenni Kayne Home, 525 San Ysidro Rd. When:   Friday, March 14, 11am Why:   Join lifestyle blogger Valerie Rice for tips on easy, elegant and enjoyable entertaining. How:   Unleash your inner hostess with the mostess. What’ll It Cost Me:  Free to attend. Receive […]

super bowl dips

Dip it, Dip it Good

Here’s a selection of my most tasty, most requested, most made dips. Whether you are dipping fresh radishes, carrot sticks, classic potato chips, gluten free crackers or chicken wings — all of these are EDG champions.

She Knows~How to Host the Ultimate Superbowl Party

LET’S GET THIS (SUPER BOWL) PARTY STARTED! From cheering for your favorite teams to enjoying game day fare, Super Bowl parties are fun to attend and even more fun to host. Our Super Bowl party plan includes everything from Super Bowl party food to Super Bowl party decorations and will keep your littlest and biggest […]

iron basket

New Product: Iron Roasting Basket

Partnering with local iron artisans, I’m thrilled to offer a limited run of these iron roasting baskets, offered first to my faithful Eat Drink Garden readers.