Suzi's Blog

Bridal Showers at Cooking By The Book

  Summer is the season for weddings. And every wonderful wedding needs a charming bridal shower. All showers have food, but how about having great food and fun along with memories that truly will last a lifetime? Enter Cooking By The Book. We’ve taken our favorite team building exercises and transformed them into perfect, delicious…

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Coming Up: How To Enjoy Cooking In Groups

Over the years, many people have told us about their concern in hosting a dinner party. They don’t want to become nuts worrying about the details, the planning and the actual cooking. With all the cookbooks out there and all those websites filled with indivdual recipes, people are still stymied at how to create a…

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The Door: Cooking for the Community

Opening Doors Some of our clients are accelerating their lives by improving their teams and, at the same time, outreaching to their community. At CBTB we have our new Opening Doors program. Teams come to CBTB, cook together, eat together and enjoy all the culinary activities of our regular teambuilding event. But there’s a generous…

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Kiwi Royale: A Champagne Cocktail

Brian and I are still working our way through Kim Haasarud’s wonderful 101 Champagne Cocktails. This one caught his eye because it has two of his favorites: Midori melon liqueur and pineapple juice. Add Coco Lopez and you’d be on your way to a Midori Colada. Instead, the pure flavor of Midori graces the sparkling…

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