GIFTS FOR MOTHER’S DAY & GIVEAWAY!

UncommonGoods

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}

new wine fridge review

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 […]

Books For The Do It Yourself-er

book review - DIY books

If there’s one thing I realized when we moved, it’s the fact that I have books…lots and lots of books! While some of them are classic novels and reference type books I’ve collected over the years, 90% of them are cookbooks, entertaining & party books, and home decorating books. I’m old school that way – […]

Mother’s Day Gift Picks For Her Personality

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It’s that time of year again!   Mother’s day is a few weeks away and you’re trying to decide what to buy mom.  I always struggle too, so this year I decided to think about it early and come up with some ideas for mom that are targeted to her personality.  Most of the gifts I’ve […]

GIVEAWAY! – Brookside Chocolates & Hostess Set

brookside chocolates & hostess set

I’m so excited to offer this giveaway today, because it’s a great combination of items: Brookside dark chocolate-covered fruit packs, a set of hostess items for entertaining, and a gift card. I received the pack last week and was thrilled with everything. I love dark chocolate and the fruit flavors {Acai, Pomegranate, & Goji berry} […]

Chic Gifts For The Entertainer

chic gifts for the entertainer

Being a home entertainer, my favorite gifts to receive at Christmas always seem to revolve around food, drink, and STYLE. I’ll bet if you’re a hostess, or have a loved one who is, then you/she probably loves the same types of things. I’ve put together a guide of chic gifts for “her” to help with […]