Ditch the carbs and prepare to be obsessed with this seriously delicious Mussels a la Mariniere recipe! Bring a flavorful, wine-based broth to a boil, add mussels and cover; cook for about 10 minutes until they open, and be prepared to eat your heart out. This is one of the simplest seafood recipes to make and is […]
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It’s no surprise that octopus designs are making a big splash in home décor and this platter turns summertime foods into centerpieces. Which is great for entertaining friends and family. Who wouldn’t enjoy a Blue Independence cocktail on a hot summers day? Unfortunately, the Pottery Barn serving pedestal was so popular this summer that it is sold […]
Today was the perfect day for sailing from Hyannis to Nantucket. Saturday night Figawi hosts a Competitor Party under the Event Tent (bracelet required) on New Whale Street and Sunday is a day to enjoy Nantucket. If you are not planning on attending the Competitor’s Party then it’s time to bust out your pastels and get your drink […]
Memorial Day weekend is the official kickoff of summer. The U.S. holiday remembers those who gave their lives while in service, and is a day of reflection, patriotism, and celebration. If you’re hosting a Memorial Day weekend get-together — whether it is a picnic, BBQ, or beach party — here is a recipe that will […]
Every once in a while we like to feature some of our favorite go to websites. Today we would like to introduce you to tideandthyme.com. Laura is an amazing food blogger and photographer! Photo above is actually Laura’s as ours did not look nearly as pretty. We found this no-bake Lemon Blueberry Cheesecake Trifle on the recipe tab and couldn’t […]
Entertain alfresco with a good old Nantucket Lobster Fest. Nothing beats a tender, fresh lobster cooked in a delicious white wine broth. We add clams to the mix but you can also add mussels and shrimp to the pot. For the recipe click on the more botton below.
I have seen some beautiful table settings but this one from stylemepretty.com is simply stunning. The beautiful bouquet of hyrangeas and snapdragons are common flowers around the island. The white candles and nautical knot gives it a nice coastal feel.