“Green Goblin” Punch Recipe

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Try this adult punch recipe for Halloween and give it a creepy name like “Green Goblin” punch, or “slime.”  The color also lends itself nicely to a St. Patricks day party, or any party based on a green color scheme.  The melon and coconut flavored liquors make this punch delicious year round.  Green Melon Punch […]

8 Ways To Dress Up Your Drink For Halloween

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Whether you are hosting an adult soiree or a family friendly gathering for Halloween this month, here are 8 ways you can dress up your drinks for the party. Half the fun of Halloween after all, is the decor and these range from cute to creepy! These GHOSTLY bottles of milk (seen on my Kids Halloween […]

36 Conversation Starters – FREE Downloads

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I love to use simple probing questions as conversation starters, especially when your hosting a party where everyone may not know each other very well. I’ve posted a couple of parties in the past where I used these questions in the form of drink tags, and have gotten several emails over the years asking what […]

Ideas For A Wine Themed Wedding

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One of the projects I did recently for Celebrations was this wine themed wedding with ideas on how to incorporate wine into the celebration. Inspired by invitations from Pear Tree Greetings, I designed the sweetheart table, escort table, and wine & cheese tasting table that’s a great idea for the cocktail hour. All of the […]

Kids Halloween Treats Table

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Are you ready to start planning for Halloween? There are 5 weekends in October that are prime for hosting a party for the kids. I used the Halloween collection from Bird’s Party to help create a treats table for kids for Bird’s Party Magazine. Check out some of the creative ideas I came up with… […]

Fiesta Chili Recipe

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What’s one of the best things about Fall entertaining? The food of course! I have the perfect chili recipe to serve during football watching marathons, or a cozy night in watching movies. It’s easy, gets rave reviews from the fellas, and can be thrown into the crock pot all day so it saves time too! […]

Pink Princess Tea Party {Styled Shoot}

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Do you have a little princess of your own who’s having a birthday soon? These ideas will give you a head start in planning a party for her! I styled this Princess tea party photo shoot last year with the help of some amazing vendors including Bird of Bird’s Party who was really the driving force […]