entertaining

Melamine-o-Mania

There’s ever more chic plastic (and whimsical plastic) for outdoor entertaining.

May 30, 2019

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Weekend Reading: Charlotte Moss Entertains

It’s easy when you know how. And Moss is happy to help.

June 28, 2018

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Make Mine Melamine (Again)

More proof that plastic can be a force for good.

June 20, 2018

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A Well-Stocked Bar With Good Spirits

We talk to Wigle Whiskey for advice on equipping your home bar.

August 19, 2017

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Family Greets Fall With a Down-Home (D.C.) Party

Charity gets a festive air at the 12th annual Go Bo Party.

September 10, 2016

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Washington’s Diner en Blanc Delights the Night

A first-timer at D.C.’s Diner en Blanc finds it one enchanted evening.

August 29, 2016

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Just Trying to Feel Cooler in D.C.

Seeking images that promote frosty feelings!

July 23, 2016

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Allons, D.C. Enfants!

Le jour de gloire est arrivé. Today!

July 13, 2016

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More Melamine!

The more the merrier.

July 5, 2016

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What’s Cooking in D.C.? Dinner in a Box.

So many choices for meal-delivery services. We tried a few of the options.

June 9, 2016

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Merry Mealtime Melamine

Benjamin heard right: It’s plastic all the way, at least as summer dining approaches.

April 6, 2016

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9 Things to Serve at Your Oscar Party

You’ll get the Oscar for these award-winning food ideas.

February 24, 2016

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A Loaf of Bread and Thou

Maybe Patrick O’Connell’s Salt-Crusted Currant Rye Bread is all you need on an arctic weekend.

February 12, 2016

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Petri Dishes

Artist Vik Muniz would have us eating dinner off beautiful bacteria.

August 26, 2015

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10 Ideas for Outdoor Entertaining

Celebrate the arrival of warm weather and take the party outside.

May 6, 2015

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Photo by Kevin Allen.

Cherry Blossom Cake

You don’t need to get stuck in cherry-blossom traffic to celebrate the local flowers.

April 15, 2015

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Hopping Down the Candy Trail

Do you get sugar shakes just thinking about Easter? Some of the sweets out there are far too gorgeous to eat.

March 30, 2015

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A Light Sailing Supper

A nautical table setting offered its diners a lovely glow.

March 15, 2015

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