DIY :: Make a Pennant Banner for Tailgating

diy tailgate banner

When I looked at the calendar yesterday and realized it’s the end of September I was literally in shock. What happened to the rest of the year? Seems like I was just blogging about Valentine’s Day! In reality we’re right in the middle of football season – I know because my facebook feed is full […]

Make Chocolate Drizzled Potato Chips

chocolate drizzled chips

I’ve got a quick and easy idea for you today, and it’s going to appeal to all the “sweet & salty” lovers. It’s these super easy chocolate drizzled potato chips. These were originally seen here, but sometimes an idea is so good it just needs to have a space of its own, so it gets […]

Al Fresco Dinner Party Menu with Recipes

menu and recipes

Yesterday I shared the setting for a First Fall dinner party al fresco that I did for Jacuzzi® brand, and today I’m sharing recipes for the menu. I’m a believer that any entertaining opportunity should be well rounded and balanced, and as such the food should compliment the setting and vice versa. I put together a […]

Welcome Fall with a Dinner Party Al Fresco

First Fall dinner party

Today is the first full day of Fall and I have the perfect post for you! If you’re anything like me, you don’t need much of a “reason” to entertain and get together with friends or family. This is the time of year when the weather is just the right temperature by day, a little […]

Make-Your-Own Mini Dump Cakes :: Party Idea & Recipe #PartyReddi

mini dump cakes

I have such a fun and delicious idea to share with you today, and it’s more than just a recipe. It’s also a great interactive party activity for older children. Once again I’ve partnered with Reddi-wip to bring you party ideas and get you #PartyReddi, and this idea is fantastic {if I do say so my self}. […]

Make-Ahead Sausage Egg Bake

sausage egg bake

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Entertaining, or even putting a well rounded meal together, can get a little tougher once you have kids. Actually, planning a party or get-together was a nice diversion from the every day routine, when my kids were little. It does take a little more planning and ‘doing ahead’ though. And […]

DIY :: Hot Cocoa Mix Party Favors

hot cocoa recipe - favor jars

I love sending bridal or baby shower guests home with something they can use up and feel good about. That’s why edible treats are on the top of my list for party favors. It can be as simple as a designer cookie wrapped in cellophane or a homemade mix placed in reusable jars, like this […]