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Brunch Bucket List
See How This Canadian Restaurant Does the Parisian Bistro
Jené Shaw
by Jené Shaw



There are those post-night-out brunches where you roll out of bed for some greasy bacon… and then there’s the Colette Grand Café Sunday brunch. The impeccable French café, part of Toronto’s boutique Thompson Hotel, deserves a spot on your #brunchbucketlist for its elegant, modern take on the Parisian bistro. Want to plan a brunch b-day party? The dedicated event staff can help you sort out the details.


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Food & Drinks for Gathering
How to Host Your Own Cozy Indoor Picnic for the Holiday Season
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The Pearl Hotel

1410 Rosecrans Street, San Diego, CA, United States

Whether you're cooking from the comfort of your own kitchen or having a romantic cabin escape, step up your average dinner and a movie night by creating an indoor picnic. What's on the menu? Lamb Meatballs covered in a savory Moroccan Tomato Sauce with a side of Duck Mole. These dishes are comforting, flavorful and best-served family style this holiday season. 

The experts at MIHO Catering Co. and Hostess Haven are showing us how it's done with step-by-step recipes and tried-and-true tips. Who knows, you may fall in love with these dishes and mix up your holiday menu once and for all.


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Real Weddings
The Micro Wedding in Napa That’s Inspiring Our Holiday Tables
Alyssa Brown
by Alyssa Brown



With the cool, crisp air and golden light of autumn, a late fall wedding is always a stunner. This micro wedding at a private estate in St. Helena embraced the beauty and bounty of the season, using persimmons and stonework as the ultimate design inspiration. In fact, we can’t imagine a wedding that could serve as better inspiration for your own upcoming Friendsgiving celebration. Forage for local greenery, set out all the candles you can find and gather your nearest and dearest for a fabulous fall fête.

We recently got the scoop from photographer Sylvie Gil about this intimate wine country wedding and couldn’t wait to share. Read below for more from Sylvie and the couple’s own words about their wedding look.

 

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Birthday Bucket List
We’ve Found Winter Paradise and It Involves Glamping in Finland
Alyssa Brown
by Alyssa Brown



If you were thinking you’d use this winter as an excuse to hibernate, we’ve got another thing in mind for you! The name of the game is glamping, and for this birthday bucket list, it’s off to Finland for a stay overlooking Lake Torassieppi from the comfort of your very own igloo-like dome. And hey, you might even spot the Northern Lights while you’re at it.

 

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Brunch Bucket List
This London Designer Restaurant Used to Be a Fire Station
Alyssa Brown
by Alyssa Brown



Any time a historic relic like a firehouse gets new life breathed into it, we’re all eyes and ears. Located in Chiswick, this London fire station turned hotspot bar and restaurant is a design lover’s dream that’s sure to make it onto your brunch bucket list. With gorgeous digs, delicious food and drink, and a chic location, No. 197 Chiswick Fire Station should be at the top of your London brunch hit-list.

 

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