Farmhouse Brunch and Timetable – A lovely spring or summer country-style menu!

Rock wall

Are you hosting a brunch this spring or summer for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, a special occasion or just because? Try a fresh, country farmhouse menu to keep a wide variety of ages happy. You can pull this together in two shakes of a spring lamb’s tail, as long as you get yourself organized and […]

Five Cup Salad for a Crowd – A good, old-fashioned fruit salad, perfect for spring and summer!

Coconut Tree in Maui, Hawaii

Five Cup Salad is a perfect warm weather side salad! It’s full of tropical flavors and is ridiculously quick and easy to make the day before serving. At Miss Party’s house, it makes an appearance on every holiday brunch or dinner menu, year in and year out, just as it did throughout her childhood. Below […]

Easter Bunnies “Peeps” Pops – Some bunny loves you!


Bunny love goes out to you, and you, and you! These ‘quick like a bunny’ Easter Bunnies “Peeps” Pops are hoppin’ off Miss Party’s work table this morning. Make a bunch of bunnies and just like the real ones, they’ll multiply before your very eyes! Marshmallow Bunnies “Peeps” Pops are so ridiculously quick and easy […]

Lemon Loaf – A slice of lemony love!

MacKenzie-Childs Bowl of Lemons

Many years ago, Miss Party’s family spent a family vacation in Bar Harbor, Maine. There were many lovely days of hiking in the beautiful Acadia National Forest and surrounding area. Later, she discovered this moist and delicious quick bread recipe from the Manor House Inn located in Bar Harbor, Maine which is a lovely seaside […]

Miss Party’s “90210 Mini Bagels” – A classic flavor combination!

Rooftop terrace at The London West Hollywood, CA

Miss Party still has the recent 54th GRAMMY AWARDS on her mind which led her to wax nostalgic about growing up in Beverly Hills in the 70s. One of her favorite things to do was walk up town from Beverly Hills High School with a few friends to the NATE ‘N AL Delicatessen to get […]

The Mad Hatter’s Easter Brunch – Alice and the Easter Bunny would love an invitation!

Mad Tea Party-Inspired Easter Breakfast

Miss Party wants to suggest you inject a bit of English humor into this year’s Easter Brunch and turn it upside down –have a Mad Hatter’s Easter Brunch! You’ve got to figure the Easter Bunny and the White Rabbit are distant cousins and, of course, the March Hare probably is, too. Whether it’s just for […]

Pineapple Coconut Bread – Warm, tropical breezes with every slice!

Coconut Tree - Maui, Hawaii

The flavors of pineapple and coconut together are synonymous with the Hawaiian and Caribbean Islands. You taste them in all sorts of food and drink, morning, noon and night. They just work perfectly together! Here is a fantastic summer fruit quick bread recipe that is easy to put together and delicious as an addition to […]

Kula Fields Strawberry Macadamia Nut Bread – Cut a slice of deliciousness!

Orchid blossom at the Grand Wailea Resort, Maui, Hawaii

Strawberry Macadamia Nut Bread is a moist, delicious quick bread that’s just a little different, but in a good way. The Kula Fields grow natural produce for home delivery in postcard-perfect Maui, Hawaii. This recipe makes two beautiful loaves (one to eat warm out of the oven (wink) and one to serve), it’s exceptionally delicious! […]

Hana Banana Bread – Serve guests a little bit of Maui paradise!

The Road to Hana - Maui, Hawaii

Miss Party has returned from Maui, Hawaii, and the infamous “Road to Hana”. One must endure endless hours of switchbacks on a road more narrow than Miss Party’s waistline, and survive countless blindman curves –but the rewards more than made up for all that distress! Ancient, lush tropical forests, incomparable coastal views, and oh, so […]

Grilled Pineapple Mini Skewers – Perfect for summer parties morning, noon or night!

Grilled Pineapple Mini Skewers

Grilled Pineapple Mini Skewers are a perfect, easy hors d’oeuvre offering any time of day, for any age and pretty much for any type of spring or summertime party. Grilled, caramelized pineapple is delightfully sweet and delicious and some of your guests might not have had grilled fruit before, so it’s a tad unusual. Miss […]


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