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Tuesday October 17th 2017

Posts Tagged ‘Entertaining’

Thanksgiving Planning 101

Thanksgiving Planning 101

I love Thanksgiving. It’s a time for me to pull out all of the stops and show my friends and family how much I adore them by cooking up a feast. Starting about 15 years ago I began the annual Pot-Luck Thanksgiving Feast. I make a turkey or two, stuffing, gravy, [Read More]

Look What Arrived in the Mail Today!

Look What Arrived in the Mail Today!

A few months ago I popped my email address into a sweepstakes being run on the Bridesmaids Movie Official website. I was notified that I’d won the Limited Edition Bridesmaids Dozen cupcakes from Georgetown Cupcake last month but I had no idea when they’d [Read More]

Silliness

Silliness

You will learn that I love to travel and really get out there and explore! I like to steep myself in whatever culture I’m in. All to often my inner silliness comes out and it’s often caught on film as shown to the right. Thankfully, I’m not the only one! [Read More]

Planting

Planting

It’s that time of year again! Time to get those seeds into pots, seed starting kits and directly into the ground! I’m excited to have an expanded gardening space now! Around The MacKay Way we’ve got everything from cucumbers, squash and okra, to tomatoes, [Read More]

Entertaining

Entertaining

The feast for the Merenda in Florence, Italy! An afternoon/evening meal with friends. In Italian, La Merenda means “early snack” and refers to an Italian custom of early evening socializing and gathering to share food and drink amongst friends and family. This [Read More]

Craft

Craft

Hold tight and check back soon! You’ve reached the home page of The MacKay Way. What will we have here? Specifically but not exclusively: Millinery, Fashion & Style Home Decor Fresh Recipes for Food and Drink Sewing – a creative outlet Entertaining Ideas [Read More]

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Our FAVORITE Brownies!

Our FAVORITE Brownies!

I bet I’ve tried 25 brownie recipes over the years… but this one…this one takes the cake…er brownie! They [Read More]

Holiday Treat: Lemon Coconut Bars

Holiday Treat: Lemon Coconut Bars

When I got the call that I’d be doing a full 26 minutes on the TV show Robin’s Nest, and it would be [Read More]

Giving a Cat an Inhaler and other Normal Things

Giving a Cat an Inhaler and other Normal Things

Things around The MacKay Way are never dull. I can’t ever recall having an “I’m Bored” moment, [Read More]

Simple Pleasures

Simple Pleasures

After three weeks on the road it was so nice to come home and stroll through the gardens to collect some things for [Read More]

The Staple Dress

The Staple Dress

September has rolled in with a BANG! So much to do in the weeks ahead that my lists have lists!!! As I started my [Read More]

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