July 7th, 2010 |
The long days of summer lend themselves to impromtu bbq’s and gatherings around the fire pit. So it’s best to have a few go-to tricks for quick decor and easy-to-make appetizers – so that you can be the hostess with the mostess, no matter how last minute your party may be!
July 1st, 2010 |
Holiday decorations are kept simple and sophisticated in my home, so this concept from Better Homes and Gardens is just perfect for me! A red tin star (I just saw some at my local Home Goods) atop a boxwood wreath, embellished with a navy and white stripe ribbon – it’s the perfect combination of patriotic, preppy […]
June 23rd, 2010 |
Ice pops are all the rage this summer….and they are definitely the key to your next successful party! They are fun, creative and oh, so pretty to look at! You can get totally creative in how you display them, which makes them the perfect addition to your next dessert table.
You can use traditional ice […]
June 22nd, 2010 |
I often get asked for non-alcoholic drink ideas for kids parties…..not just for the kids, but to give the adults something festive to drink (without the alcohol!) Flavored lemonade is a great way to go! Better Homes and Gardens has some great recipes this month….three of my new favorites are watermelon lemonade, […]
June 9th, 2010 |
We have been working around the clock on remodeling the sunroom on the back of our house. I always dreamt of having a big wrap-a-round porch, but with this (our first house), I will settle for this fabulous new space for entertaining! (I’ll share pictures once it’s furnished!) With that in mind, I have had the […]
June 8th, 2010 |
The smell of freshly cut grass is one of the first signs of summer….so why not bring grass into your summer centerpieces?! As you saw yesterday in our lady bug soiree, pots of grass is a simple centerpiece and perfect for kids parties! Here are a few more ideas on how to incorporate wheat […]