Champagn Punch

champagne punch

Do you want to get the biggest bang for your champagne buck this New Years Eve?  Serving a Champagne Punch is a great way to control the budget and alcohol content, which will ensure everyone has a good time.  This recipe from Taste of Home combines several juice flavors with sprarkling wine for a light and […]

New Years Day Brunch

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Maybe you’re not the stay-up-late & watch-the-ball-drop type on New Years Eve.  Maybe you’de rather go to bed at a decent hour and welcome the new year with a New Years Day Brunch.  Afterall, there will be football to watch and resolutions to start working on.  Cyd of The Sweetest Occasion set up this brunch […]

Silver & Gold New Years Eve

New Years Eve party

It’s time to break out the blowers and noise makers again and ring in a new year.  I wanted to create an intimate dinner party with the idea of champagne bubbles & counting down the clock.  These are simple ideas you can implement – I didn’t buy anything new for this table except the grocery […]

Your New Years Eve Bar

Cocktail Bar

I still have cocktails on the brain!  This time it’s a New Years Eve serve-yourself bar that I actually set up at the same time as my Christmas bar, but I wanted to show you how to change out a few elements to create a totally different look. Once again I began by covering a card table with a TableVogue […]

New Years Eve FREE Printables

Love the Day new years eve printables

I wanted to share a quick link with you to help you get ready for this year’s New Years Eve festivities.  Operation Give Thanks is still in effect and Lindi of Love the Day has designed a new set of party printables for New Years Eve.  The idea is to use this free printable set […]

Merry Christmas From Celebrations At Home!

A very Merry Christmas and Happy Holiday Season to all of you!  Thank you for your continued support, generous comments, and wonderful contributions.  Have a memorable and fun-filled day with your loved ones! Cheers! 

Last Minute Christmas Tablescape

christmas tablescape

Have you been too busy shopping, baking, or preparing a Christmas menu to plan your Holiday dining table decor.  Luckily Mindy of Modern Mindy shared with us how to prepare a beautiful tablescape using things you already have: Christmas ornaments, wrapping paper, and votive candles!  She simply wrapped a couple of boxes with festive paper, and incorporated […]

Sweet & Spicy Pecans

sweet & spicy pecans

Nothing says Holiday nibbles to me, like a dish full of spicy nuts!  This recipe is perfect to have sitting around the house during a party or on Christmas day while you’re waiting for your big meal.  It has just a hint of sweet and a hint of spice and has proven to be a […]

FREE Christmas Printable Activities For The Kids

printable acivities for kids

I just wanted to quickly share with you this link for printable activities for the kids, from Kidopo.  These are more thank just coloring pages, there are tags, greeting cards, bookmarks, and more! Above samples are a maze, “find the difference” picture page, cut & fold crafts, gift tags, and a bookmark.  Nice activities to keep the kids […]

A Christmas-y 2nd Birthday

Christmas time birthday party

This adorable Christmas-y 2nd birthday party was sent in by Katie of Katie Cassidy Photography.  You may remember her from her son’s Halloween Birthday party here… ; ) I love the sophisticated design that is full of seasonal details without letting them overtake the occasion. You may know by now my love for using “furniture” […]