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Monthly Archives: September 2011

2011 29 September

Moving on up

Hey hotties, I’ve decided to do you a favor. All my entertaining content is going to be ported over to helenjane.com. (You didn’t like visiting two sites anyway, I could tell.) ((It’s not your fault! I am learning too!)) The new site is launching next Monday. I’ll turn this into a redirect after that time. […]

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2011 20 September

Avoiding Fear of Entertaining

Most reluctance around entertaining is based around fear. It’s terrifying to attempt new things in front of guests. Even scarier when it’s about entertaining. You’re doing it wrong in public! I sure know that fear. Fear of doing it wrong. Fear that that twenty dollar cheese you just invested in is Gross and Wrong and […]

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2011 16 September

Fast and Cheap, Fast and Good

You are as rushed as I am, I can tell. So let’s plan ahead. The easiest way to throw a party in a wee amount of time is to have planned ahead. This means, the last time you made a lasagna, you made two. Or the last time you made macaroni and cheese, you made […]

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2011 13 September

Quick and delicious cheese plates

It’s September, or as I like to call it, “the perfect cheese platter time of the year.” I know, it’s a mouthful, but that’s just how I feel about September and cheese. Since September is also the holy-goat-we’re-so-flipping-busy time of year, cheese platters are good for quick entertaining. Cutting all those summer veggies can be […]

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