Entertaining

Gastriques are taking over the Summer time dining experience. From Duck to Duroc pork, these SLC local spots are giving us new life with their concoctions. Meditrina Chef Jen Gilroy serves a roasted beet salad on fresh arugula with goat...
As the sun sets, guests of The Shooting Star RV Resort leave their rented Airstream trailers to take in an old flick from the backseat of one of the classic cars parked at the resort's drive-in. “The newest thing we’ve ever played is Indiana Jones, which keeps with the...
With her iconic VW pickup loaded with buckets of fresh-cut flowers, Shiann Chambers brings a fun and easy way for bloom addicts to get their floral fix all over town. Just in time for Mother's Day, we're sharing her favorite floral arrangement hacks, so you can...
There are few better symbols of spring than bulbs emerging from the soil to break into color. After this snowy winter and slow-to-warm spring, I’m smiling a little broader than usual at the spring blossoms. This week I explore how cut flower arrangements raise the impact of the photos and...
Here’s a toast to author Henry Jeffreys for his savvy and practical guide to “Designing, Equipping and Stocking your own Bar.” With witty narrative and beautiful photos, he delves into designing and equipping your perfect home bar, the cultural (and amusing) history of drinking, and 30 cocktail...
Beyond the basics these bar tools are so stylish you will want an excuse to use them. Take a look at the bar tools you need now. Aerin cocktail picks,$225, O.C. Tanner Jewelers, SLC Chirpy wine pourer,$28, Ward...

The Power of Pink

Event design pros Amanda Hansen and Mara Marian celebrate the power of pink by creating florals and décor details profuse with the lively, all-the-rage color. The talented duo offers insight into using and choosing this oft under-appreciated color and give tips on making it part of your palette. While your...
Want to know how to impress your guests with flawless and on-trend party style?
If you're bored with your board, we suggest a piece that serves more style, or as the perfect gift around the holidays. 1. Mango wood cutting board $65, Mainson con Fiserie et Boutique, SLC 2. Handmade cutting board $49, Glass House, SLC 3. Marble & Wood round board $44, Arte Haus Collictif, SLC 4. 6-piece marble...
Forget about that ho-hum vase stuffed with forgettable flowers. Your holiday centerpiece deserves more. We offer six ways to elevate the style of your tabletop's most important element. No question, a centerpiece can make or break a table. That's a lot of pressure for this arrangement and the person who...