Fox-n-Silly Socks Baby Shower :: OPERATION SHOWER

Fox n' Silly Sox baby shower for Operation Shower

A couple of weeks ago I took a road trip to what has become my annual Operation Shower event, in Norfolk. I’ve been fortunate to be able to volunteer my time with them on 8 or 9 showers over the last 4 years, that recognize and shower the ‘expecting’ wives of our deployed service men. […]

5 Things for Fall Entertaining

5 things for fall entertaining

PIN this post As the weather starts to cool down for Autumn, our entertaining style changes as well. Things seem to get a little more rustic and earthy, and menus are a bit more hardy. I’ve chosen 5 things to update your Fall entertaining and reflect the changes all around us. Olivewood Cutting Board – I’m slightly […]

1 Bookcase Styled 2 Ways

1 bookcase 2 ways

Remember my black bookcase I styled for entertaining a while back? Well today I have 2 more ways you can style the same bookcase – one for the guest room and one for a tween/teens bedroom. I was given the challenge by Sauder furniture to use the same piece in 2 new ways. I tried […]

DIY :: How to Make a Paint Palette Cake

make a paint palette cake

I have a fun tutorial for you today, as I continue to work with Betty Crocker, sharing kids birthday party ideas. When we chatted about 5 basics for planning your child’s birthday party, I mentioned that cake is at the top of the list. And since the list is pretty short, you can take the […]

Chilled Raspberry Soup Recipe

chilled raspberry soup

Today I’m picking up where I left off with my mod-meets-vintage bridesmaids luncheon. I like sharing recipes for specific gatherings in hopes that it will help you in the planning of your showers and parties. This chilled raspberry soup is a great choice for this luncheon menu because it’s light and refreshing, it’s pink so […]

Join Me at the BASH Conference

BASH conference

I have another exciting announcement to make! There is FINALLY going to be a conference specifically targeting the party, event, and styling professional, and I’m incredibly honored to have been asked to be a part of it! Our long time blogging friend, and professional event planner, Michelle Burt, is creating and organizing BASH, the premiere […]

Behind the Scenes of Better Homes & Gardens

BHG trip

I’ve been practically bursting at the seams with excitement, and so ready to share my experience at the Better Homes and Gardens headquarters a couple of weeks ago. I mentioned a while back, that I was going to be working with Better Homes and Garden products at Walmart over the next several months, and sharing styling ideas […]