7 Tips to a Delicious Crudités Platter

7 Tips to a Delicious Crudités Platter | Reluctant Entertainer

Do you ever wonder to say the word “crudités”? And what exactly is a crudités? Today I’m sharing 7 Tips to a Delicious Crudités Platter for your next party! Crudités are raw vegetables which can be cut into small pieces, sticks, or thinly sliced. They are usually served with...

Le Creuset Moroccan Tagine Giveaway: Spicy Carrot Garbanzo Tagine

Spicy Carrot Garbanzo Tagine

Today I’m offering a beautiful $200 Le Creuset Moroccan Tagine, a traditional cooking vessel from the Mediterranean and Atlantic coasts of North Africa, and a delicious Spicy Carrot Garbanzo Tagine recipe. This post is sponsored by Le Creuset. Recently Le Creuset launched a new Cuisines of the World Collection, that...

Family Wall {Tree of Life} and Asian Tuna with Toasted Sesame

Asian Tuna with Toasted Sesame

This  Asian Tuna with Toasted Sesame is a 30-minute savory dish, perfect for weeknight or easy entertaining. We are a fish-loving family. Most the time when we eat out, the dish of choice is salmon or another fresh fish entree. Recently on a family vacation, I made this delicious...

Make One Person Happy and Sweet Zucchini Relish Recipe

Sweet Zucchini Relish

This Sweet Zucchini Relish is easy to make with grated zucchini and onions and can in the summer months! Delicious served many ways! I know, a canning post in spring? Well, yes! Because I was using leftover Easter eggs in recipes this week, making a delicious dip (that would...

The Small Stuff & The Big Stuff with Mexican Charro Beans with Ham

Mexican Charro Beans with Ham

Dress up pinto beans with a bit of bacon, leftover Easter ham, and pico de gallo salsa to make this Mexican Charro Beans with Ham recipe that’s stick-to-your-ribs delicious! Happy Monday, Friends. Do you need inspiration for your leftover ham? I love this recipe that I made a while back...

Don’t Go in THAT Room and Last-Minute Toasted Pound Cake and Strawberries Recipe

Toasted Pound Cake and Strawberries

Are you looking for a last-minute dessert to serve your guests? This Toasted Pound Cake and Strawberries is easy, with ingredients you can quickly pick up at the grocery store, and have made for guests in about 15 minutes! Hey, Friends. Are you worried about entertaining this week and...

Improve Your Hosting with Twice-Baked Potatoes with Bacon

Twice-Baked Potatoes with Bacon

These Twice-Baked Potatoes with Bacon can be served at any dinner party, any time of year! They are big spuds filled with yummy, cheesy goodness! The moment is here! You know, when you stop and catch your breath from the stunning springtime colors! I love spring, and thought I’d...

6 Dinner Party Rules and Strawberry Coconut White Chocolate Upside Down Cake

Strawberry Coconut White Chocolate Upside Down Cake

A delicious dessert to serve for Easter or a springtime dinner, Strawberry Coconut White Chocolate Upside Down Cake. There is something wonderful about sitting down for Easter dinner at a beautifully set table, a place where you want your guests to feel comfortable so they stay for hours. Hee-hee …...