Project Description

Great Weekend Entertaining

An Essential Companion for Fun-Loving Hosts and Guests

by Bettie Bearden Pardee
illustrated by Cynthia Carrozza

Plan a fun weekend from TGIF to Sunday supper.

It’s the weekend…don’t leave home without this friendly companion from the expert who penned Great Entertaining. Here is a handy reference that simplifies all of the details of Great Weekend Entertaining for setting up a weekend retreat to be both comfortable and easy for host and guest.

This fun and witty book will inspire the thoughtful host and favorite guest alike with practical tips such as the following:

-Organizing for hassle-free house parties
-Cooking smarts and shortcuts
-Picnic pointers
-The sanity-saving “Activities Book”
-Parlor games and other diversions
-To-do’s for the inevitable rainy day
-House presents and gift baskets
-Penning the perfect thank-you note
-Creative and amusing weekend theme parties

This book is out of print

Paperback: $9.95
ISBN: 978-1-56145-022-0
Total Pages: 128
Size: 5 1/2 x 9
Language: English

Meet the Author

Bettie Bearden Pardee was born in the South and raised in Beverly Hills. She returned to Atlanta in 1970 to launchPapillon, a catalog of entertaining specialties and fine home accoutrements. A design graduate of UCLA, Pardee has also received the Burlington Award for interior design. She lives in Rhode Island.