Thursday, May 26, 2011

Thursday's Thought - You want to lose weight

So, This guy who is starting the new Weight Loss Extreme Makeover Show, next Monday, said the 3 things you have to stay away from are: flour, sugar and fried foods.
Yeah, but.....
Then I saw these delicious looking donuts at cherryteacakes. com
Lime in the Coconut Donuts

Monday, May 9, 2011

Monday's Mention

I'm Spring Happy!



Our Language is funny~
Fat chance and slim chance mean the same thing.

Thursday, May 5, 2011

Thursday's Thought

IT'S ALL ABOUT PRESENTATION

Music Institute of Chicago hosted a dinner at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago.
Menu:
Baby Lettuces with chilled Spring Asparagus Yellow and Red Petit Tomatoes Salad
Shaved Parmesan-Regiano Cheese
Truffle Vinaigrette

Roasted Beef Tenderloin with Morel Mushroom and Cabernet Reduction. Wild Rice partnered with Crunchy Pine Nuts and Golden Apricots
Medley of Spring Vegetables

Trio of Desserts~
Banana and Caramel Crisp
Milk Chocolate Mousse and Dark Chocolate Ganache
Fresh Strawberry Tart with Vanilla Cream
and of course, Coffee and Tea.



Wines:
2008 Vin de Pays Des Cotes de Gascogne
Blanc harmonie Domaine de Pellehaut
Rouge Harmonie Domaine de Pellehaut




Salad





Trio of Desserts


The tables were adorned with very tall glass vases, all were cylinder in shape. Inside each of them were 2-3 gardenias that were attached to a slender leaf and they were held in place with a floral staright pin. Also on the tables were single flowers, maybe 3 total, spread around the table.