Charles Heidsieck Brut Reserve NV Champagne — Wine of the Week

2012_11_07-ChampagneWW.jpgWine of the Week: Charles Heidsieck Brut Reserve NV Champagne
Region & Country: Champagne France
Price: $40

Charles Heidsieck Brut Reserve Non Vintage Champagne (NV) is one of the best value and most under-appreciated non-vintage Champagnes you can find on the market. More


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Mustaches, Cars & Halloween — Kids’ Parties from Apartment Therapy

Kids know how to party! Check out these festive celebrations from the Apartment Therapy Family channel, which posts kids' parties every day. We'll be bringing you a roundup of these inspiring parties every week.

Tama's Mustache Party
Oliver & Arlo's Halloween Party
Milo's Cars, Construction & More Things 3-Year-Olds Love Party
Finn's Halloween Party
Norah's American Girl Halloween Party


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Planning the Vegetarian Holiday Meal: 5 Show-Stopping Main Courses

2012_11_02-stuffed squash.jpegI was a vegetarian for years and years and truthfully, even today, turkey isn't at all my favorite part of Thanksgiving. And ham doesn't do much for me at Christmas. Instead, I tend to geek out over new vegetable side dishes and flavor-filled herby stuffing. But I remember the days where it did feel like vegetarian options were slim at the holiday table. They don't have to be. More


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Glam Up Baby Gourds With Copper Leaf

110112-bronze.jpgI always tell myself that mini pumpkins and gourds are multi-holiday decor and last for both Halloween and Thanksgiving. Each year I buy a few bowlfuls to sit on my dining table and kitchen counter. They sit and look, well, seasonal, but this year I'm already tired of them. Maybe I need a little copper leaf in my life. More


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5 Tablecloths For Holiday Entertaining — Product Roundup

I still associate tablecloths with "special occasion dining," and why not? Big holiday meals like Thanksgiving are special occasions, with an abundance of food, family, and friends to elevate the moment. Even if you're not really a tablecloth kind of guy or gal, maybe you'll want to take a chance this season. From simple stripes to a classic floral pattern, these five tablecloths are just what your plain table ordered: More


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What Are Your 2012 Thanksgiving Plans?

Thanksgiving is just 15 days away (doesn't it feel early this year?). We're curious — what are your Thanksgiving Day plans? Are you cooking most of the big meal? Are you simply toting a side dish or two to someone else's home? And, most importantly, is there anything you want to learn or try this year? The Thanksgiving season is jam-packed with recipes and advice from blogs and magazines, so we know there are plenty of resources to find basic help. But is there anything less obvious or more interesting you would like a recipe for? Or maybe you want help cooking Thanksgiving dinner for the first time. What would you like to talk about this year, when it comes to Thanksgiving? More


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