Autumn Cocktails

caramel appletini

  Enjoy the flavors of Fall in these cocktails I blended together.  Like most martinis, they pack a punch so take it slow.  The slightly sweet-sour blend goes down rather smoothly. Caramel Appletini 1 oz Vodka 1 oz Sour Apple Pucker 1/2 oz ButterShots 3 oz Apple Cider Shake up ingredients with ice and strain […]

Autumn Party For Kids

Autumn party for kids

I’ve been holding on to this party to share with you for a while now and finally have a chance.  This is a spectacular play date party created by Amy & Bri of The Savvy Moms Guide.  There is so much fun Fall decor, and ideas to inspire an Autumn birthday party or Thanksgiving day activities.  […]

Thanksgiving Tablescape

Thanksgiving Tabletop

This Thursday I’ll be appearing on our local morning news show, Virginia This Morning, sharing ideas for Thanksgiving entertaining.   To help bring the ideas to life I created tablescapes using some of the ideas I’ll be sharing.  The look is easy to re-create using glass vases and organic items such as dried lentils, rice, pine […]

Thanksgiving Style, Printables Collection & A Giveaway

Thanksgiving table

This feature contains so much inspiration as it showcases the new Thanksgiving Printables collection from Amanda’s Parties To Go.  There’s a freebie being offered and a set being given away so keep reading to find out more, but first – the styling… To begin with, the dining table is the epitome of rustic elegance with it’s […]

6 Autumn Dessert Recipes

Autumn desserts (2)

Warning:  This post today will give you uncontrollable cravings for some sweet, yummy, goodness! I found some delicious-looking treats for Fall that are pretty simple to make and provide pretty presentation too.  Just click on the names below for the recipe. Pumpkin Spice Whoopie Pies – whoopie pies are the latest craze and they aren’t difficult […]

Owl Themed Sweets Table

owloween

This sweet table was done by Michelle of Maddycakes Muse.  Another fun Owl Theme with fantastic woodland touches!  You can read all about her easy DIY tips for making this design perfect, over on her post.  I particularly love her signs made from simple cardstock and burning the edges for a rustic feel!

Owl Themed Treats Table

owl themed party

I have 2 adorable Owl Themed tables to show you today.  First up is this treats table sent in by Jennifer Hamilton who is working on a start up event planning company.   This was for an “Owloween” party but it can obviously be used to inspire any owl or woodland themed event – baby showers, birthdays, […]