How to Make Your Guests Feel at Home

March 8, 2016

I’m having out of town guests stay with me in a couple of weeks which means preparing my house to ensure that my friends and family feel at home. Photo by Style MBA This means … Continue reading




A New Tablescape for a New Year

January 4, 2016

It’s a new year, and I’m so ready for it! But since last year was also great, I felt that I should say goodbye to it in style. To do so, I created a New Year’s … Continue reading




Warm Up with a Holiday Hot Chocolate Bar

December 16, 2015

Kids of all ages will gather around this hot chocolate bar to keep warm this holiday season. It’s easy to set up, and guests will adore it. Plus, Christmas calories don’t count, right? A tartan … Continue reading




5 Elegant and Easy Ideas for Your Holiday Table

December 2, 2015

Entertaining and hosting a holiday soiree for guests is one of my favorite things to do. And along with the food, music and party planning comes the table setting. If you know my blog, you know … Continue reading




A Tasty Recipe for Thanksgiving Leftovers

November 25, 2015

Who loves a good turkey dinner? We sure do! And one of the best things about holiday gatherings, in my opinion, are the leftovers. At my house, we usually have enough turkey left over from … Continue reading




How to Create a Living Centerpiece for Thanksgiving

November 19, 2015

It’s turkey time again, but instead of going with a traditional centerpiece for Thanksgiving, why not try an elegant, but easy-to-make living plant arrangement for your table? I’m planning to keep things simple this holiday … Continue reading




5 Personal Gift Ideas for Everyone on Your List

November 16, 2015

The holidays are quickly approaching, which means ’tis the season to start prepping the turkey, decking the halls and giving presents to the people who matter most in your life! There’s no better way to … Continue reading




Add a Twist to Your Table with an Edible Centerpiece

November 12, 2015

Placing a beautiful statement piece in the center of the dining table has become an important part of décor. Depending on the season, many of us opt for a beautiful vase with flowers or forage … Continue reading




Prepping Your Kitchen for Holiday Meals

November 10, 2015

Can you believe that Christmas is right around the corner? How did that happen? At my house, we’ve just finished our new kitchen makeover. It gave us the chance to re-decorate and fill all those … Continue reading




Setting a Festive Turkey Tablescape

November 9, 2015

Whether it’s a post-Thanksgiving brunch, or an intimate dinner with friends over the holiday season, sometimes all you need is a simple tablescape to set a festive mood. Since Mr. Turkey is traditionally the star … Continue reading