Catering

Catering

Party in the Pearl

How do you start off the year with a bang? Perhaps a private party on theΒ sixteenth floor, in aΒ penthouse that overlooks half of Portland? At least that’s how we got to kick offΒ the 2015 catering season. What a treat! A couple weeks ago, on a chilly Friday night,Β while I steamed […]

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A Night to Remember

When people used to ask me what I would do once I finished culinary school, I’d mention catering, and often they’d groan, roll their eyes and come back with some tidbit about what a nightmare weddings are. How expectations run high, brides are impossible to please and inevitably you end […]

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Baby Boy Shower

This weekend my best friends and I threw a shower for my sister-in-law, Melissa. She’s due in early January with my very first nephew and I couldn’t be more thrilled. When my niece was born in June 2012, I had no idea what it meant to be an Auntie. I […]

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Holiday Table Workshop

A couple weeks ago, on a windy Sunday afternoon, a bunch of awesome ladies gathered at Willamette Valley Pie Co. and let Katie Davis and I, stand up in front of them and wax poetic about our passions. First, Katie taught the group how to make a holiday table arrangement […]

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Saffron Fields Client Dinner

Last Thursday marked the fourth of our six Client Appreciation Dinners for the Rogers. I can’t believe how quickly this fall is flying by! This dinner was extra fun for a couple of reasons. First, Andrea and I got to work with an old friend (Katy!) who used to work […]

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Coelho Client Dinner

Last night, despite a gravely throat and foggy head, I loaded up my little Camry full of food and traveled into wine country for a lovely evening at Coelho. It was a little surreal to realize that we are halfway through our six dinner series, but it felt good to […]