Megan Spies's Posts

Holiday chicken recipe, cocktails and dessert

Delight in the Season: What’s Cooking for the Holidays

‘Tis the season for food, family and friends. From festive cocktails, to dinner dishes and desserts, I love to prepare my take on traditional favorites. Whether I’m holiday hosting or taking a dish to share, I always lock in the exceptional flavors of the season. Here are some of my favorites. Appetizers and hors d’oeuvres […]

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Wickedly Delicious Recipes for a Scary Fun Halloween

Halloween is almost here, and I can’t wait to get spooked. As one of my favorite holidays of the year, it’s the perfect time to celebrate with friends and have some good old-fashioned fun. There is nothing I love more than a wickedly-good costume party, and there is no better time than now to play […]

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Styles We Love: Bringing the Outdoors In

From floor-to-ceiling windows, to natural elements and colors, to indoor greenery, nature is having a major moment in kitchen design. Here are a few of my favorite ways to liven up your space and bring the outdoors in. Designed by John McClain   Incorporate Floor-to-Ceiling Glass Windows Open-plan living continues to be a top design […]

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Father’s Day Pairings to Win Dad’s Heart

Father’s Day is almost here, and what’s better than the gift of a delicious dish to pair with his favorite beer or wine? From beer-infused pretzels to sumptuous spaghetti, these remarkable recipes will wow Dad on his big day. For the fathers who are connoisseurs in craft beer, it’s essential to have a selection of […]

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Styles We Love: Open Shelving

  From displaying stylish dishware to opening up the kitchen space, switching your cabinets out for shelving has become a timeless trend in kitchen designs this year.   Wooden Shelving To create an organic feel with natural warmth to your kitchen, wood shelving is the ultimate design choice. Whether you opt for stained, natural or […]

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Love at First Bite! Valentine’s Day Recipes That Will Set the Mood

Love is in the air, and so too are the romantic recipes that this time of year of brings! One of my favorite holidays, Valentine’s Day is the perfect excuse to whip up everything from a delicious dish for two, to sweet treats that all of your family and friends will love. Here are some […]

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New Beginnings: Thermador in The New American Home® and The New American Remodel™

With every new year comes a new beginning. To kick the year off, Thermador will deliver an exceptional entertainer’s experience at The New American Home® and The New American Remodel™, which boasts an array of highly innovative Thermador cooking, cooling, cleaning and ventilation appliances that were chosen for their extraordinary design, stunning craftsmanship and virtually […]

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Holiday Grand Plan: Prepare Your Home for the Holidays

With the holiday season underway, there is a seemingly never-ending list of preparations. From perfecting home décor, to organizing the kitchen, to ensuring the dishware is sparkling, it is the busiest time of year for most. And with so many holiday get-togethers to host, managing it all can be overwhelming. My personal entertaining experiences have […]

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