Wondering what to serve the masses at your next cocktail gathering? Here are 2 tried-and-true recipes that should satisfy the taste buds as well as your need for prepping early and easily. This Open House Punch is a classic thirst quencher, and I’ve never met anyone who didn’t love it. 1 regular size can frozen […]
Just look at what Brandy at Simply Creative Insanity did for her daughter’s kindergarten class party! I’m sure those kids (and parents) were blown away when they saw this “Winter Candyland” display. So many cute details and perfectly executed. See more here.
Every so often I see a clever idea that just blows me away, and I wonder what creative genious came up with that!! Today’s post is dedicated to such. Found via Room Remix, this amazingly cute treat holder is (1)Adorable, (2)Freecycled, and (3)Easy! Head over to Not So Idle Hands blog to see the tutorial […]
You’ve gotta love this idea from Country Living! Hang a large tree branch above the table (make sure there’s no chandelier in the way) and hang Christmas balls from it. Instant chic on a budget, no less! Use a branch that’s not too thick or heavy and 3M Command strips should hold it up. Just […]
I LOVE creatively wrapped gifts! And when they are all coordinated under the tree together, all the better. All you need to do is start with a simple or solid color wrap, and then take a walk throught the isles of the craft store (or sewing store) for embelishments galore. Ribbons tied with bows; Layers […]
I don’t care what anyone says, Carnations are Fabulous! Why would anyone want to downplay it’s full fluffy head, and lacey edges?…..Just because it’s Economical???!! I say ‘don’t hate, appreciate!’ And create one or more of these adorable little arrangements for the Christmas Season. There is a great tutorial on Bliss Tree to get you […]
Saturday night we hosted 40 of our closest friends for our 12th annual Christmas Cocktail Party. With good friends, food, fun, and even dancing(!) this has become, literally, my favorite day of the year! I’m not sure which is smaller, my budget or my storage space for party supplies, so I decided not to spend […]