5 Steps To A Fabulous Awards Viewing Party

awards night party

Are you an awards night junkie like I am? I love this time of year when we have the Golden Globes one week, the SAG’s another, and then the Grammy’s, and Oscars to finish it off. I get so excited to tune into the red carpet pre-show and see what everyone is wearing {remember my […]

Make Your Own Drink Stir Sticks

make your own stir sticks

As I always say, it’s the tiny little details that people notice most when a party is creatively designed. In my own creative process I always start out by seeing the big picture first, and once that’s established I start looking at places where I can “guild the lily” so to speak, and add little […]

Ideas For Game Day Entertaining

football party

I’m excited to see the “Ultimate Super Bowl Party” PIN boards starting to roll in for our Alexia Foods Sweepstakes.  It sounds like a lot of you are as big a Super Bowl party fans as we are.  We are having a small group over to our house on Sunday to watch the game, and […]

Chocolate Marshmallow Nut Bar Recipe

chocolate marshmallow bar recipe

Posting these photos and this recipe today is making me CRAVE these chocolate marshmallow nut bars in a big way. I can’t even begin to describe how good they are with a cookie-like base and a crunchy/chewy top layered with chocolate, mini marshmallows, and peanuts…Mmmmm! The peanuts keep these from being too sweet, as well […]

Football Food – Nacho Fries

french fry nachos

You guys know I’ve been working with Alexia Foods as one of their Tastemaker bloggers, and I’ve made some delicious dishes for entertaining using their frozen waffle fries and breads. In recognition of the Super Bowl on Sunday I have one more tasty idea for you using their frozen french fries. I made these Nacho […]

Football Party Food :: 3 Recipes For Game Day

football party food

One of my favorite days of the year for get-togethers is just over a week a way – Super Bowl Sunday! I love it because it’s really casual and laid back and everyone is there just to have fun. I’m also your typical girl in that I’m only there for the food, the socializing, and […]

Citrus Bourbon Punch Recipe

bourbon punch recipe

Do you have a go-to punch recipe you like to serve a crowd during a party? I do, and this is it! I’ve been making this citrus bourbon punch for at least a decade, for our Christmas cocktail party, Halloween parties, and whatever other party requires serving a crowd. I like to make it ahead […]