Set Up A Lemonade & Iced Coffee Stand

lemonade and iced coffee stand

Now that summer is in full swing you may be looking for interesting things to do with the kids. Setting up a lemonade stand seems like one of those rights of passage that so many kids want to experience, and I’ve teamed up with International Delight once again, to bring you a modern twist on […]

Mixed Berry Daiquiri Smoothie

mixed berry daiquiri smoothie

It feels like we’ve just been hit with the official summer heat and humidity here in Virginia, which means it’s time to break out the ice cold cocktails. I teamed up with Bacardi to try the new Light Strawberry Daiquiri drink and create something perfect for summer entertaining. Even though it’s great {and only 95 […]

Coffee & Doughnuts Bar With FREE Printables

coffee and doughnuts with FREE printable tags

I’m pretty sure one of the oldest forms of hospitality & entertaining that I was exposed to was coffee & doughnuts at Church on Sunday mornings. It was for the grown ups but if we were lucky, we kids might get a pinch of a doughnut before heading off to Sunday school. There’s something very […]

Gourmet Italian Pizza & Sriracha Bloody Mary

gourmet italian pizza

I’ve been shopping at World Market forEVER, so when they invited me to be part of their Trendsetters group my answer was a resounding “YES!” I have to admit working with companies and brands I already love and use is a wonderful perk of being a blogger. For this project I was given the opportunity […]

Fun Ideas For Setting Up A Bourbon Tasting Bar

ideas for a bourbon bar

Saturday is the Kentucky Derby which kicks off the race for the triple crown. Although I’ve never been to the derby, I have been to a few steeple chases here in Virginia and in North Carolina, and I certainly love watching that iconic 2 minute race on the tv screen. With that in mind, what […]

How To Host A Stylish Cinco De Mayo Party

cinco de mayo party ideas

I don’t know anyone who doesn’t love Mexican food & drink, and celebrating cinco de mayo. It’s also the perfect time to host a ladies night gathering with a few girl friends, mix up some margaritas, and serve up the chips and salsa/dips. I had the pleasure of working with Sauza blue tequila to come […]

Peach Fizz Cocktail Or Mocktail

peach fizz

I’m so ready for Spring weather! This has been a very rainy and dreary winter, and just when it seems to be drying out, the wild winds are whirling about {very tough to get photo shoots done outside if you know what I mean}. But this yummy drink definitely gets me in the mood for […]