Looking forward to many wonderful Celebrations in 2009! Cheers!!
This round up of appetizer recipes is the perfect thing you’ll need to get the party started. I’ve made each of these and they are proven crowd pleasers. Choose one or all to serve at your next soiree. Spinach-Artichoke Party Cups 36 small wonton wrappers 1 small can(8 1/2 oz)artichoke hearts, drained and chopped 1/2 of a […]
We are down to the last few days before Christmas….I swear Thanksgiving was just last week!! Here are a few simple, but so cute, table decorations. I love this idea for anyone who loves the “retro/modern” look. Those old fashioned Christmas bulbs never looked so good! The larger vase has a smaller vase inside, filled […]
I have been busy working on our Christmas Cocktail Party for tomorrow night. You know the drill…shopping, cooking, cleaning, decorating. But I came across this interesting twist on Christmas decorating. Scottish Plaid!! If you enjoy bringing nature into your decor, then this is a good one for you. Enjoy! I love how they have layered […]
Do you love to add a personal touch to your hostess gifts? Then why not make this “Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix in a Jar” for a party hostess, a school teacher, or anyone else you like to recongnize over the Holidays. Here’s what you do: Put ingredients in layers, inside a Quart-size canning jar. Cut […]
This Ladie’s Night was fantastic! Fourteen lovely ladies got together to do a little Chinese Christmas gift swap…you know the game where you draw numbers to see the order in which you pick a gift and the next person can steal someone’s gift or pick a new one. Everyone brought either an appetizer or bottle […]
Today, I have several ways to add personality to your table setting. These ideas are easy, inexpensive, and do-able!I love this idea of using a clear plate and just sticking dots(from the office supply store or craft store) to the back of the plate to add color. Then continue the color by gluing thin ribbon […]
Ahhhh, cranberries. One of the icons of the holiday season. Let’s take a look at some of the simple but elegant things you can do with these little gems. I can definately see myself replicating the candle centerpiece idea. Tall glass vase, check. Floating candle, check. Large red flower, check. Fresh cranberries from the […]