Archive | March, 2016

How To….Choose an Event Theme

29 Mar

Choosing a theme is a big part of any event –  get it right and your event will be the talk of the town……..…get it wrong and people might remember it for all the wrong reasons! (No one wants to be the person who organised that event – you know, the one that’s used as an […]

Wonder Women – Women’s History Month

16 Mar

For this blog, we’re going for a slight departure from the norm………. unusually for Purple Grape this blog won’t be about food…… won’t be about events………….it won’t even be about a venue. Today we want to celebrate! March is Women’s history month, recognising the contributions and achievements of women throughout history. Hopefully one day we […]

Easter, Parties and Mouthwatering Menus

8 Mar

The daffodils are out, the trees are in bud and the Sun is shining…..well, sometimes! So spring is (hopefully) on the way, and with it comes the chocolate-filled celebration of Easter. Now, I love chocolate as much as the next person and any holiday that means I’m actually meant to tuck into it, well, I’m […]

Nutrition: Contradictions & Common Sense

1 Mar

As dedicated foodies and lovers of all things delicious, it’s also important for us to make sure that we’re looking after our bodies and sometimes it seems that a lot of the things we love are so bad for us that we should ban them completely! With March being Nutrition Month, I had planned to […]