I hope everyone has had a fabulous couple of weeks. I have been hard at work planning and putting on an Oktoberfest Party for my family, friends and neighbors. I will tell you, this is now going to be an annual event thrown. It was such a blast and an awesome variety of people attended (which I always thinks turns a good party into a great party).
This list is going to give you all the essentials for how to plan your perfect Oktoberfest Party
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One of the easiest ways you can entertain friends and family is by hosting a bonfire. Simply supply the fire, beverages and s’mores. Check out these gourmet s’more recipes that will turn an ordinary night into something extraordinary.
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I hope all of your are soaking up every last minute of summer (while we still have it)! One of my favorite parts about the summer is the fresh produce- almost every fruit and vegetable is in season, and accessible. Since the season is so short in the North, we must make the most of it while we can, so I do my best to cook with the local product as much a possible!
Queue the tacos!
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This isn’t a traditional post that is some tutorial on some yummy dessert or how to host guests in your home, but an honest heart-to-heart with the Embarque community.
I wanted to take a moment to share my, “Why” behind Embarque & Co. I started this blog almost two years ago because I felt that there was a large gap between the millennial generation, and our parents’ generation.
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I don’t know about you, but I LOVE making dishes ahead of time so that when I need to entertain, I can be involved in the conversations and games. This Chocolate Eclair dessert is a great dessert that you make ahead of time, throw in the fridge for several hours until your guests are ready to satisfy their sweet-tooth.
Chocolate Eclair Dessert
Servings: 20 for a 9×13 pan
Prep Time: 15-20 minutes
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Goooooooood Day, Embarquers!
Last week, I hosted book club in my home, and decided upon a summer theme. Let’s be honest, do we really discuss the book at book club? Maybe for 5 minutes… We’re much more concerned about the food and drinks.
Items on the menu were: Pork-filled Jalapeño Poppers, Charcuterie Skewers, Fruit Kabob Skewers and Sarasota Lemonade.
Ready to get started? Let’s do this!
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Even though it may be September and people can barely keep calm about Pumpkin Spice Lattes, I am someone that likes to keep summer going as long as I can (since it’s so short in Minnesota). Here are some of my favorite adult beverages for warm weather
Let’s get to it!
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Happy Friday, Ya’ll!
The weekend is here! I was thinking that since there’s only so much time left in the summer, it would be fun to create a list of fun things to do with the rest of the days left. These are not only fun date ideas but also great ideas to do with your friends as well.
Let’s get to it!
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Good day, Embarquers!
One of my girl friends and I were talking about how sometimes it’s difficult to figure out what to get a host -and no, I most definitely am not talking about the generic bottle of wine- although, a lovely bottle of wine is always welcome in my home. 😉
I’ve decided to put together a list of ideas that use for the next party you’re attending:
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