#itsallgood Tales and Tips from Roe Chlala at Festivities | Greenwich Moms

 
February is truly the LOVE month! There are SO many ways to show and give that four letter word! At any and every age!
February is a very special month! It’s also International Friendship Month, National Wild Bird Feeding month and Responsible Pet Owners Month! Mardi Gras falls on February 28!! So many ways to celebrate! LET’S SHOW THE LOVE!!!
For kids of all ages – It’s not just February 14!! Don’t forget our feathered friends… It’s cold outside and our birds need some love! This is a great craft for the kids! From our friends at the wedding blog, “Intimate Weddings” , Bird seed, gelatin & flour create a love gift. Go to our Facebook page, FestivitiesCT for the recipe and directions!
 
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Entertaining in February
LOVE your girlfriends! Take time to celebrate your friendships and what they mean to us! How about High Tea with Pink Champagne? Heart Shaped Brownies and Raspberry Smoothie Shooters are a great way to show the love! Create a tradition!

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Raspberry Smoothie
1/2 pint frozen raspberries
1 ripe banana
1/4 cup freshly squeezed orange juice
1/2 cup skim milk
1/4 cup yogurt, Greek or regular
1 tablespoon good honey

Directions
Combine all in blender and process until smooth.
Makes 4 servings
And for late night when all are in bed!

“Science of Love “Cocktail Party!
We all know what Oysters do!
Honey & Goat Cheese Tartlettes
The birds and the bees know the story!
Asparagus & Ricotta Salata Wrapped in Prosciutto
All those vitamins!
Chocolate Rubbed Pork Belly
With hedonistic powers, the power of the Pig will light your inner fire!
Sesame Tuna on English Cucumber Round
A noted Japanese Aphrodisiac…
House Cured Salmon Gravlax
Omega 3 gets everyone fired up!

 
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At the end of the month, we will be celebrating Mardi Gras with all the flavors of New Orleans! Creole Jambalaya, Chicken & Andouille Sausage Gumbo, Mini Muffuletta, and of course, New Orleans Beignets! For recipes, please send me an email.
For F&E (fun and easy) Entertaining give us a call and ask about our “Plated” menus! Fun, delicious and ready for the table or oven, our delivered party foods is ready for your big game, book clubs and dinner parties!
Please email me at Roe@Festivitiesevents.com or call us at 203 847 7774/festivitiesevents.com
And for your special events, our event designers and chefs are ready to plan your celebration with style!!!
Love sharing with you all! Until next month – March Madness, Earth Day and SPRING!!!

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