Entertaining

Yep, this is Entertaining, all right.

Get Rid Of Unwanted Party “Guests.” I have a large deck (I said DECK) and there’s nothing better than being out on it in the spring, summer and fall in Chicago. Friends have nicknamed the deck: “The Garagemahal” because it is built on top of our garage and it is just a little grand. Grand […]

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Best Coffee Maker In The World…ON SALE at Costco!

by Dean Hervochon on June 10, 2011

Oh Happy Day!  My Gay Guy Approved Coffee Maker Just Got Cheaper!   (Oops, it’s not on sale as of July 28.  You missed it!) If you read my post a few months ago on what I consider to be the best in-home coffee maker in the world…good news! I was at Costco yesterday (big surprise!) […]

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Bring a Great Gift For The Hosts, Their Kids and You! If you’re lamenting about what to bring as a gift to a friend’s house and they happen to have younger kids, you’re in luck!  There are some amazing DVDs out that will entertain the kids for hours and they’re pretty inexpensive.  They range from […]

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Fabulous Mother’s Day Gift—Under $15.00!

by Dean Hervochon on May 2, 2011

Dress Up Cheap Flowers To Make them Look Really Expensive The picture at the right is of some beautiful potted flowers I bought at Costo for $10.99.   They are beautiful just as they are, but if you want to give them as a gift, you’ve got to fix them up a little. The great […]

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Gay Guy Approved Ice Cream Scoop

by Dean Hervochon on April 30, 2011

Don’t Let the Title Fool You!  This is Important! I hate to scoop hard ice cream. It’s really difficult to cut into a block of  hard ice cream with a traditional scoop — the edges are never sharp enough and the metal freezes and the ball of ice cream gets stuck — kinda like your […]

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Love Great Coffee? You’re Gonna Love This!

by Dean Hervochon on March 30, 2011

I’ve had about every kind of coffee maker you can buy. Really. I’ve tried perked, drip, capsules, instant, pressed, stomped and folded. From Mr. Coffee, to Keurig. Capresso to Braun. The better one, other than the one I’m going to recommend is the Capresso. If you know anything about coffee, I’ve already got you by […]

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Making “Custom” Roses – Seriously???

by Dean Hervochon on October 27, 2010

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