Celebrate Birthdays with an Ice Cream Soda Bar #PartyReddi

ice cream soda bar

I’ve partnered with Reddi-wip to bring you party ideas and get you #PartyReddi Around our house it’s time to start thinking about birthdays. My son’s is this month, and my daughter’s is just a few short months later, and she’s ALWAYS planning her own party. They love my job because they get to reap the benefits […]

Everything You Need to Know to Get Your Guest Room Ready

GET YOUR GUEST ROOM READY

I’m so excited about this post today because 1.) I’m sharing another completed room in our house – the guest room;  2.) This is my first project as part of the BHG Live Better Network;  3.) I’ve included everything you need to know to create an inviting space for overnight guests! Having guests stay overnight […]

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 […]

Cinnamon-Sugar Muffins Recipe

cinnamon sugar muffins

For this months post with International Delight, I was inspired by the thought of a mid-morning or afternoon coffee break. If you work outside the home, those breaks are a much needed respite from the desk; and if you stay at home with the kids it’s a good way to entertain other moms during a […]

Entertaining with Appetizers & Sangria Al Fresco

end of summer party- appetizers and sangria

Summer may be coming to a close, but backyard entertaining is still in full swing as we enjoy cooler temperatures and less humidity. My favorite way to entertain friends has always been with appetizers and drinks, and setting up a little happy hour al fresco is just the ticket! I was recently contacted by Pacific […]