Summer Entertaining Made Easy!

My husband, Case, and I have been entertaining some this summer, and it occurred to us, we have learned a thing or two over the years on great summer entertaining tips. This summer we have thrown parties at Das Peach Haus as well in Calistoga, California in the beautiful Napa Valley. We have put together…

The Burning Question: Charcoal or Propane?

Setting meat (or, once in a blue moon on a diet, vegetables) over an open fire has got to be the oldest form of cooking on earth – short of the animal of your choice getting fortuitously struck by lightning. The time-honored technique, which acquired its modern name “barbecue” when European started learning from the…

Red, White & Peachy

We are honored, humbled and thrilled to have the brand-new issue of Better Homes & Gardens showcase our family’s traditions of food and celebration. Landing on newsstands and in subscribers’ mailboxes this week, the magazine devotes eight pages of dazzling photos and text – plus four additional pages of recipes – to our family’s celebration…