8 super bowl party ideas

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Are you ready for some football? I know we are! The Big Game will be here before you know it and today, I am sharing eight football party ideas that will knock your socks off! For … Continue reading

Popcorn 8

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January 19th is National Popcorn Day! Are you a popcorn lover? Personally, I don’t need an excuse to eat popcorn. You can make it a fast, healthy and inexpensive snack by avoiding prepackaged microwave bags. It’s … Continue reading

easy kitchen storage ideas

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Our kitchen is the heart of our home. We use it to eat, use our laptops, do homework, sit around and chat and drop all of our stuff on the counter! Our kitchen isn’t that … Continue reading

Happy New Year 1

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New Year’s Eve is fast approaching and preparations are a must. Instead of worrying about how much money or how fancy and expensive this celebration almost always is, today I’m giving it a twist. As … Continue reading


I’m not a big baker, so when I find some quick, easy and yummy recipes to make and give, I’m all in. Today, I’m sharing three easy treats that I make during the holidays (and yes, … Continue reading

Hostess Decor

One of my favorite things to do during the holidays is entertain friends and family at my home. Whether it’s for dinner or seasonal cocktails, there are so many fun and simple ways to entertain … Continue reading

JennyCookies.com Gingerbread Party

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If you’re thinking of throwing an impromptu holiday party for friends but you can’t think of a theme, this might just be the ticket. Plan a sweet treat party exchange! We’ve all done cookie exchange parties and … Continue reading

2 -HG gift basket final

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The season of giving is close at hand and inexpensive, personalized gifts are sometimes hard to find. So, gather a few things together in a gift basket, box, jar or any creative container that you’ll … Continue reading

Gift Baskets

Photo by Deb Wolf

Don’t you just love getting a gift that has a theme and is full of surprises? Me too! That’s why I love making gift baskets. I enjoy thinking of the recipient’s favorite things and then … Continue reading


Photo by Cathy Mortensen Design

Thanksgiving is the optimal time to set a tantilizing table. Let those creative juices flow and pull out all the stops, as well as the good china, crystal or whatever else you have. But, have … Continue reading


Photo by Art de Fete

Happy holidays! The holiday season is here and invitations are arriving for festive gatherings. If you are like me, you already have your outfit planned. However, as exciting as it may be to see friends, … Continue reading


Photo by Ivy Deleon

Autumn is perfect time to catch up with friends. Why not gather friends and get outside to enjoy the season? That’s exactly what I did last weekend — an early brunch and apple picking with … Continue reading