3 results for tag: Celebrate Everything!

Celebrate Everything! with Andie MacDowell

I had the opportunity to meet (and actually have a short conversation with) Andie MacDowell at the cocktail party that I catered for the Beaufort International Film Festival at the Cuthbert House Inn. She graciously accepted a copy of my cookbook, Celebrate Everything! It was a magical evening. 

Celebrate Everything! with Pat Conroy

Celebrating the Beaufort International Film Festival with award-winning author Pat Conroy, Pat's wife author Cassandra King and Lowcountry Weekly editor Margaret Shinn Evans at a reception for Andie MacDowell and Pat Conroy on Friday, February 13, 2015 at the Cuthbert House Inn. Pat told me that he read Celebrate Everything! from cover to cover and that he's going to make some of my recipes. How fun is that?! After all of the books that he's signed for me, it was a thrill to sign one for him. What a nice guy! Photography by Mark Shaffer. 

Gourmet Chopped Salad

Chopped salads are easy and fun to make! Fresh salad materials are chopped into small pieces, so every bite has several ingredients. This chopped salad can be made up to 24 hours in advance. Toss with the vinaigrette just before serving.   Gourmet Chopped Salad For the vinaigrette: 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 1-1/2 teaspoons sugar 1 small garlic clove, minced 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 1/3 cup olive oil For the salad: 4 cups chopped romaine lettuce (1 large head) 1 English cucumber, diced 1 carrot, peeled and chopped 2 medium tomatoes, diced 1 yellow bell pepper, diced 1 small red onion, finely chopped 1 cup ...