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Food Inspired by Fashion

We don’t get too much time to shop – the special event and eCommerce biz is kind of 24/7 – and maybe that’s why when we see fashion, it gives us inspiration for eye catching food dishes! Everywhere you look this season, you see ruffles. Ruffles are decorating necklines, shoulders, jackets, and even food. With […]

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Wanna Date?

The world of food forever defies expectations. Just when you think you’ve been around the block enough times to know where the cuisines are, you find another one that pops up with combination that excites the taste buds. A NYTimes recipe called Barka Shrimp from Eritrea, combining dates, coconut, shrimp and tomato caught my eye and […]

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Corporate Shout Out

Every party tells a story and we love a corporate event where catering, tabletop, lighting, graphics and venue all come together seamlessly to shout out the corporate story. Here are some favorite pictures from a recent corporate event Entertaining Company catered at Morgan Manufacturing. Transportation Solutions Group Chicago recently rebranded to “Redwood” and wanted to […]

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Cuisine Choreography of a Chicago Sangeet

What happens when two food obsessed South Asian clients come together as a couple and want to plan the celebration before their ceremony day? The answer: a marvelously detailed and executed late summer dance and food centric extravaganza Sangeet hosted at the wonderful Harold Washington Library in downtown Chicago.  Later I found out they were also planning a […]

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Holiday Headphones, Please!

Raindrops on Roses and Whiskers on Kittens, Bright Copper Kettles and Warm Woolen Mittens … happy music for a happy holiday season! We are happy for the holidays! For those of us who work in the catering world, our relationship to the oncoming holidays is a bit more nuanced. We’re feeling both light and happy […]

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