Special Touches Make Your Gift Shine!

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Posts are kind of short and sweet this week as I am consumed with helping with the Virginia Operation Shower event(Yay! more on that later) However, I wanted to share this fabulous gift arrangement from Paper Source blog, becouse I know how much you guys love to make things cute, and love to do it […]

A Co-Ed Baby Shower

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Today I want to share this beautiful co-ed shower from J. Bailey Occasions. It is for a baby boy and does a wonderful job of incorporating “little boy” details into some pretty shower decor that is neutral enough for the men attending. It starts with this cute invitation done in yellow, orange, green, and brown. […]

Cool Product

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Here’s a fantastic find! These Napkin Catch Placemats found at Greenwardare interesting and innovative enough for the modern hostess. Even better, they are made from recycled materials and come in 6 fun colors. Great for outdoors or indoors, they hold your napkin in place until you are ready to use it and then the catch […]

White Peach Sangria

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This morning I asked my husband, “Why don’t we ever make Sangria’s?” I mean it’s a perfect combination of wine, liqueur, fruit, it feeds a crowd, and you can make ahead! It’s not New Year’s, but I’m going to make a resolution to make a pitcher of Sangria. Soon! Here’s one I want to try….maybe […]

Sweet Ideas

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I saw this fantastic idea on the Get Married tv show the other day and had to share! Serve a small brownie on the rim of a shot glass of milk. Choose a delicious mocha brownie recipe that has a little instant coffee added, and even add a little Kahlua to the milk(aka Kahlua and […]

End Of Summer Picnic

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I tell you, this has been “the-summer-that-never-ends” for me. We STILL have a week to go before school starts!! So I’m in the mood for an easy-going backyard picnic to finish the summer off stress-free. The traditional Labor Day colors of red, white, and blue work perfectly for this casual picnic party with bandanas, checks, […]

Get Crafty!

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Today’s party lesson, boys and girls, takes us to art class! I found all these fantabulous crafty ideas at BHG and immediately thought of ways they would be used in showers and parties. Notice the owl collage up there…That would be a fantastic focal point hanging above the drinks or dessert bar(done in your chosen […]