Welcome to U Look Hungry’s “Holidays on Ice” special! This week, Helen Hollyman is joined in the studio by Gastronomista‘s Emily Arden Wells and Jennifer Pelka. Jennifer also happens to be tumblr’s Food & Beverage Evangelist, and is here to talk about tumblr’s new “Reblog Gift Guide”. Check out the site to find out some great gift ideas this holiday season! Listen in to hear about Emily and Jennifer’s hometowns, and the local food happenings at home. Listen in to hear Helen, Emily, and Jennifer give their holiday hosting tips. What are some inexpensive ways to “deck the halls”? Hear the ladies talk about catering for parties, the juxtaposition of high and low brow foods, and why a good host keeps the booze flowing. This episode has been brought to you by Tekserve.

“I like giving bottles as presents because I live in a 300 square foot apartment, and I don’t have space for much else!” [7:45] — Emily Arden Wells on U Look Hungry