Famous Dinner Scenes

Famous Dinner Scenes – Titanic

Titanic - 1997 - A fictionalized account of the sinking of the RMS Titanic, staring Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio. In spite of different social standings, their characters fall in love during the ship's maiden voyage. Imagine a stowaway enjoying, the time of a voyage, the amenities and lifestyle his fellow travelers have earned by… Continue reading Famous Dinner Scenes – Titanic

Food Facts & Lore, Random Thoughts

Random Thoughts – 7/3/13

A place to sit. A round table for friends. A square table for business. But add a meal to a square table and suddenly it creates a circle. Food is like a fire, a place to gather and warm up to our humanity. Even food eaten alone somehow connects us to something greater than ourselves.… Continue reading Random Thoughts – 7/3/13

Food Facts & Lore, Random Thoughts

Random Thoughts – 5/14/13

The act of cultivating flowers, like cultivating fruit, can be traced back to Ancient Egypt, around 3,000 years BC. In fact, the first, most detailed botanical records date back to that time. Evidence of the use of cut flowers as ornamental objects can be found in paintings since ancient times. Flower arrangements have adorned dining… Continue reading Random Thoughts – 5/14/13