7 Tips for Hosting a Dinner Party (Without Losing Your Mind)

So you’ve mustered up the courage, procured some extra folding chairs and have decided to host a dinner party. First off, applause. Pour yourself a drink. Second, let’s get down to brass tacks. How, exactly, are you going to pull this off? This past summer, one of my oldest high school friends was facing this exact dilemma and… More 7 Tips for Hosting a Dinner Party (Without Losing Your Mind)

Recipe: Meatloaf

It’s just about the end of that awkward time of year in DC, where one day it’s 70 and sunny, and the next there’s a cold snap, the mercury plummets back down to 50 and I’m left wondering why I packed away all my winter sweaters. On those chilly Spring days, I get hunger pangs for… More Recipe: Meatloaf

Photos: Outstanding in the Field Dinner at Arcadia Farms

I’m letting the pictures do the talking in this post. Outstanding in the Field came to Arcadia Farms. Our team from Birch & Barley/ChurchKey/Bluejacket prepared a fantastic multi-course meal that I was lucky enough to photograph. Great lighting, expert beer pairings and dinner out in the open field of a farm. Technically this was work,… More Photos: Outstanding in the Field Dinner at Arcadia Farms