INSPIRATION BOARD FOR A BRIDESMAIDS LUNCHEON

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This summer I’ve been collecting some new items for entertaining and decided I wanted to create an inspiration shoot that would incorporate the old with the new. I love the tradition of a bridesmaids luncheon so that’s the direction I chose. Today I thought I’d share my inspiration board with links to some of the items […]

SUMMER COOKBOOK REVIEW :: 4 BOOKS FOR YOUR SHELF

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I know many people belong to book clubs and love reading a good novel, but my book of choice has always been cookbooks, especially when they have accompanying photos of the dishes. I’ve been collecting some over the past couple of months and want to share some reviews with you. As good as the internet […]

TOP PICKS FOR SUMMER GRILLING + BAKED BEANS RECIPE

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PIN this Are you a big griller during the summer months? We are, but we gave it up for about a year because our old grill wore out and we were preparing to move and it didn’t make since to buy a new grill that we would have to transport. So we waited and bought […]

10 SUMMER ENTERTAINING ESSENTIALS

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PIN this If you haven’t stocked up on summer entertaining essentials yet, I’ve got you covered right here. As you know I’m an ambassador with World Market, and about a month ago I shopped and stocked up on some fabulous finds for summer {you can see some of them in this shoot}. I also found […]

GIFTS FOR MOTHER’S DAY & GIVEAWAY!

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PIN this post Mother’s Day is fast approaching which means it’s time to start thinking about gift giving and special gatherings. I’ve teamed up with UncommonGoods to curate some of my favorite gifts for mom, from their site, plus host a GIVEAWAY to help 1 lucky reader get started on her/his shopping. I’ve chosen 7 […]

MY NEW WINE FRIDGE FROM NEWAIR {review}

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It’s no secret that I’m a big fan of wine.  It’s something I developed a taste for later in life {just the past 5-6 years} and now I consider it one of the simple pleasures to indulge in.  If I could end every day week over a table of charcuterie, wine, & jazz, with my […]

Custom Candy Boxes From Chic Sweets

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If you have a sweet tooth and love to give personalized gifts, then you MUST know about my friend Natalie’s new shop. Natalie is the founder of Chic Sweets and has been designing dessert tables for years, in Florida. She’s one of those passionate women who followed her dream and created a successful business, and […]