Take It Outside!

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So much rain this Spring has left me yearning for sunshine, warm breezes, and outdoor entertaining! Thanks to Martha, there is plenty to inspire you to take it outdoors. Who else would have ever thought to tie the flower to the OUTSIDE of the vase?! Placed on a shallow dish with water keeps the flower […]

Creative Touches For Mom

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How about some beautiful DIY projects for Mother’s Day? Starting with this lovely homemade card above. Peruse the scrapbook isle and get some fun embelishments and papers to create your own. While you’re there, get some ribbon and more paper and get to work on one of these fabulous floral centerpieces. Wrapped cans, floating candles, […]

Summer Entertaining

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Today I’m posting an article written by Jenna Lowe, Lifestyle expert for Karen Neuburger. But first I wanted to take a moment to give a big THANK YOU to all my followers and readers out there! I’ve been doing this blog thing for about 6 months now and it is amazing how connected you can […]

Seeing Spots

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Check out this adorable Polka Dot party from Inchmark blog.  She did a great job of repeating the “dots” everywhere! This is for a little girl’s birthday but is so sophisticated, I think it could work for adults too.

Ellie’s Black Belt Party

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Last weekend I had the pleasure of working on a little girl’s Karate party. Ellie is 9 and just completed her test and recieved her black belt! Becouse of opposite schedules that day, I had to set up what I could in the morning, and our dear hostess had a few tasks to complete during […]

Off To The Races! {Derby Themed Menu}

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I have always wanted to throw a Derby party! Alas, the timing is just never right. But I know there are some of you out there who can pull this off! Here are some classic recipes from Southern Living to get you started. By the way, don’t you just LOVE the bar set up in […]

Modern Products By Utility:Home

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I recently came across a very cool and modern web site that is perfect for the hip hostess in all of us. Utility:Home uses retro-modern designs in all of its products, that are perfect for gift giving or keeping for your self. From top left: placemats, coasters, sugar-free mints, match boxes. Check out their site […]