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