Asian Style Burger Recipe

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Summer grilling season is nearly here, which means backyard bbq’s, pool parties, margaritas, and burgers! As much as I love a classic burger recipe, sometimes I like to change it up and add a little “international” flare to it. That’s what I did recently with these burgers. I had a craving for an Asian-inspired burger […]

DIY: Favor Bag Tags

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I have a simple diy idea for you to help dress up those plain favor bags or small boxes. Afterall, the favors are the “punctuation mark” at the end of your party so you want them to be just as fabulous as the party itself. The cool thing about favors is that you can offer […]

Party Design Basics – Simple Ideas To Dress Up Food Presentation

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Today we’re back to our Party Design Basics Series and this time we’re talking about food presentation. You can’t have a party without food, right! So why not make it more appetizing by adding a few extra embellishments to the buffet display. It’s great to add some designer items to your selection, which are already beautifully […]

Iced Tea Spritzer – Recipe

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With Mother’s Day around the corner I wanted to share something a little different…something simple but sweet. I love the idea of a Tea Party but not everyone will go all out for that so I thought, “why not treat yourself, or sit in a cozy corner with your mom or daughter and enjoy the […]

A Modern Owl Baby Shower Theme

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Owl themes have been popular for a couple of years now in everything from Halloween to bridal showers. One of my latest projects for Celebrations.com was to create ideas for a Modern Owl Baby Shower inspired by the owl invitation from Pear Tree Greetings. I loved putting this party together using the invitation’s color scheme […]

DIY: Chalkboard Painted Glasses

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When it comes to DIY’s, I usually like to take an idea that’s either being sold in a store, or been done in another way, and assume I can do it my self for less money. Such is the case with these chalkboard painted stemmed glasses. I stumbled across a shop that sells chalkboard painted […]

Hot Chicken Salad Recipe

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We recently had a couple of friends over for a casual dinner and I served one of my favorite “Southern” recipes, hot chicken salad. I chose to make this as part of the Hellmann’s Chicken Change Up campaign to share a new twist on an old classic (cold chicken salad). This dish is easy to […]