A LA MODE WINTER 2018

A New Magazine!

You asked for it! A new series of online magazines to feed your creativity! You'll find good food and great ideas to entertain your family and friends! Hope you enjoy the tablescapes, ideas for celebrations, recipes and a pinch of food history!


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Format has Recently Changed. Content is still WONDERFUL!


Oscar was My Neighbor ... Kind of!

You are all probably watching the Oscars as I write this ... do you know who Oscar actually was? Take a look at this article The Southern Illinoisan Newspaper Oscar!! I was delighted to learn tha Oscar Micheaux came from my neck of the woods! Take another look at this one! Who Knew?