Veranda’s own Editor-in-Chief, Clinton Smith was amongst the judges to join the Southeast Chapter of the Institute of Classical Art & Architecture for the annual Philip Trammell Shutze Awards on March 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. The award
Immerse yourself in Los Cabos' iconic desert-meets-sea landscape at this seafood-centric restaurant, which can be found in the cliffside The Resort at Pedregal. Dine al fresco under starry skies as ocean waves crash at your feet, choosing from an ever-changing selection of fresh catch from the restaurant’s old-fashioned fish market
One of my top 5 things I want to do (decided as of yesterday oddly enough!) is to drink wine and eat dinner (including, but not limited to, fresh pasta) in an Italian vineyard with the family. Perfecto!
With a backyard designed for entertaining, from the al fresco dinner table to the cozy conversation areas, Julianne knows a thing or two about hosting outdoor events. Music and flowers are her two outdoor entertaining must haves. "Music would be top on the list to really create the perfect backdrop to any party. I always love to use fresh flowers that are in season that add pops of color and also smell fresh and summery."
Most people know me as a fervent supporter of French cuisine. Unsurprising, really, since I have been working at demystifying the daunting gastronomie in my little Paris kitchen over the past couple of years. But when it comes to simple home-cooked seasonal food, I often turn to the Italian basics, the ultimate crowd-pleasers that every cook should have in their repertoire. Paired with some fresh greens, these crunchy pan-fried morsels make for an elegant al fresco dinner.
11 Foods at Their Peak in July - Southern Living - Juicy, delicious, and ripe–right about now Perfect for al fresco dinners in the fading summer sun, we have rounded up the best produce to pick up at your local farmers’ market this July. Find some fresh corn? You won’t want to miss the Okra and Corn Maque Choux. With peaches, blueberries, and blackberries galore, you’re baking will really take off. We’re thinking pies or homemade ice cream for the summer. You will definitely see black-eyed…
12 Dreamy Outdoor Bedrooms to Inspire Summer Slumber: Fresh air makes for a better night's sleep, so why not just go to bed outside? These gorgeous outdoor bedrooms will inspire you to create your own al fresco spot to slumber the night away or just grab a few winks on a lazy afternoon.