Peter Callahan

Notes from the creative kitchen of a hardworking caterer
Mini strawberry crumble pies for Saturday’s wedding in Hudson Valley…

Mini strawberry crumble pies for Saturday’s wedding in Hudson Valley…

Tune in TONIGHT, April 21st at 7:30pm to catch me on 1st Look, the new lifestyle show on NBC’s LX TV, hosted by the adorable Ali Fedotowsky.  
Just click on your local NBC station to watch the show at 7:30pm or catch when it repeats immediately following Saturday Night Live. 

Tune in TONIGHT, April 21st at 7:30pm to catch me on 1st Look, the new lifestyle show on NBC’s LX TV, hosted by the adorable Ali Fedotowsky. 

Just click on your local NBC station to watch the show at 7:30pm or catch when it repeats immediately following Saturday Night Live. 

More fun DIY tray ideas for school functions… from our School Days Spring Fling event…

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School Day Spring Fling! we’re styling up trays in simple DIY ways with colorful rulers, pencils, crayons and erasers for a little local school fundraiser…

School Day Spring Fling! we’re styling up trays in simple DIY ways with colorful rulers, pencils, crayons and erasers for a little local school fundraiser…

Blackberry-Cherry Mojitos for a cool cocktail party for Paul Labrecque…

Blackberry-Cherry Mojitos for a cool cocktail party for Paul Labrecque

Every Saturday morning somehow involves a book signing for my new cookbook, Bite by Bite, 100 Stylish Little Plates…

Every Saturday morning somehow involves a book signing for my new cookbook, Bite by Bite, 100 Stylish Little Plates…

Congratulations to the FABULOUS Mark Ingram! His incredible bridal salon is celebrating 10 years in the business this week! I know we’ll get to celebrate his 20th as well, he’s such a savvy businessman with impeccable taste!  He’s sipping one of my milkshakes, so of course I feel that way! {Photo: Christian Oth} 

Congratulations to the FABULOUS Mark Ingram! His incredible bridal salon is celebrating 10 years in the business this week! I know we’ll get to celebrate his 20th as well, he’s such a savvy businessman with impeccable taste!  He’s sipping one of my milkshakes, so of course I feel that way! {Photo: Christian Oth} 

One of my dearest friends in the wedding and lifestyle industry, the amazing Darcy Miller Nussbaum of Martha Stewart… so much talent in one little fabulous person!

One of my dearest friends in the wedding and lifestyle industry, the amazing Darcy Miller Nussbaum of Martha Stewart… so much talent in one little fabulous person!

What do you think of my suspended food station? three tiers of heavy duty lucite (acrylic) suspended with aircraft cable for a chic “floating food" display…

What do you think of my suspended food station? three tiers of heavy duty lucite (acrylic) suspended with aircraft cable for a chic “floating food" display…

For a recent event for a chic fashion client, I designed macaron dessert station using a selection of delicious french macarons from francois payard in manhattan… the guests LOVED it!

For a recent event for a chic fashion client, I designed macaron dessert station using a selection of delicious french macarons from francois payard in manhattan… the guests LOVED it!