Saving Graces: Manners

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Wherever the holidays take you, remember to bring your manners-

I read a wonderful article in the latest Bon Appétit that was written by Ben Schott and the editors. It was a fantastic compilation of  MODERN MANNERS reminders for hosts and guests, specific to Thanksgiving, but appropriate for any occasion. Here are a few of my favorite pointers: [Read more…]

How to Make Great Pancakes

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Holidays are HERE, can you believe it? Pancakes are a quick and easy crowd pleaser, perfect for guests. We tend to save them for special occasions around our house, like holiday weekends with friends and family.  Most people have their own batter recipe, so I have assembled a quick technique Q&A list with tips and tricks to help make yours extra delicious~ [Read more…]

Madame Cezanne Exhibit at the Met

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November 19, 2014-March 15, 2015

Madame Cézanne, the first exhibition of paintings, drawings, and watercolors by Paul Cézanne (1839–1906) of his most painted model, Hortense Fiquet (1850–1922), will open at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on November 19. The exhibition will trace Cézanne’s lifelong attachment to the woman who was his model, his wife, and the mother of his son, Paul. She profoundly influenced his portrait practice for more than two decades, and yet, she was not well received—by either his family or his friends.

Madame Cézanne will feature 24 of the 29 known portraits of Hortense Fiquet that Cézanne painted over a period of more than 20 years, including [Read more…]

Entertaining Tips for the Holidays

Holiday Entertaining Tips on Huff Post Home www.CourtneyPrice.comClaire Schlumberger Henry & Alex Hitz

Today I am over at Huffington Post Home sharing entertaining tips from [Read more…]

A Word on Quality- from Aristotle

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