LOBSTER BOIL INSPIRATION w/FREE DOWNLOADS {Guest Feature}

lobster boil

I’m excited to share this guest feature today because it’s a dinner party theme we don’t see a lot of – a Lobster Boil! Morgan, of Commerce Street Events in Nashville, sent this to us and is even sharing FREE downloads to help you get the look. She started with a color palette of red […]

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 […]

15 RECIPES USING FRESH FRUITS & VEGETABLES

15 summer recipes

Check out Summer's Bounty :: Recipes with Fresh Fruit & Veggies by Chris Nease at Foodie.com I may have mentioned this before, but growing up in the South on farm land made for the best kind of childhood. We ran through fields, hiked through the woods, climbed trees, and jumped through lawn sprinklers. And in […]

IDEAS, FREE PRINTABLES & RECIPES FOR 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATIONS

4th of July

PIN this post I’m back after a 4 day hiatus due to some obligatory family travel this week. After driving over 1000 miles, stopping in 2 states, and sleeping in 3 beds in 3 nights, I’m SOOOO glad to be home and back to work! I have several projects in the works which I’m very […]

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 […]

5 IDEAS FOR AN ICE CREAM PARTY

5 ICE CREAM PARTY IDEAS

PIN this post Since it’s Summer {almost officially} it’s time to make ice cream a part of your get-togethers and celebrations. And while I have a whole category devoted to “ice cream” I wanted to highlight some ideas that would be great to incorporate. Here are 5 ideas for an ice cream party: Make this […]

WHAT TO WEAR :: OUTDOOR WINE FESTIVAL

what to wear to a wine festival

PIN this post This past weekend our neighborhood social committee put together a wine and beer festival. It was tons of fun with local wineries & breweries, food trucks, and a live band. Even mother nature cooperated with a beautiful sunny day! It was held in the late afternoon and pretty hot so I knew […]