Party Essentials to Celebrate the New Year

December 29, 2016

Invite a few friends to ring in the new year at home. It’s not too late to plan your New Year’s party. Photo by Ivy de Leon A few bar essentials and simple festive decorations are … Continue reading




10 Tips for Summer Updates Around The Home

June 21, 2016

From adding bright cheery colors to rearranging furniture, there are tons of simple ways you can bring a summertime feeling into your space. My top ten tricks and tips below: 1. Bring the outdoors indoors … 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




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




A Quick and Easy Fall Recipe and Centerpiece

November 3, 2015

Cool temperatures, football and hearty meals signal the arrival of fall, and what better way to enjoy the season than with outdoor activities? In my family, a game of touch football and apple picking are … Continue reading




Adding Layers for a Perfect Fall Tablescape

October 28, 2015

It’s time to put a pot of pumpkin soup on the stove to simmer and layer up the dining table for fall. As always, HomeGoods is my go-to place for finding the perfect pieces for … Continue reading




Styling an Artful Table for Autumn Entertaining

October 27, 2015

This week’s guest blogger is Amy from Maison Décor. Autumn! It’s a wonderful time of year that’s perfect for hosting dinner parties with family and friends. Creating an artful table is one way to make … Continue reading




Make Every Day Special With White Dishware

October 12, 2015

Whether you’re looking for dishware for everyday use, a special occasion or the holidays, white dishes are always appropriate. Life gets busy for all of us, so finding time to share a meal with family and friends … Continue reading




Create a Classic Twist with a Coastal Fall Tablescape

October 2, 2015

This week’s guest blogger is Dagmar from Dagmar’s Home. Do you feel that crispness in the air? I started feeling it here in Hudson Valley, NY, a couple of days ago. That was my cue: … Continue reading




Quick Fixes for a Cozy, Relaxing Den

September 2, 2015

After a long day at work and school, we all look forward to coming home and relaxing, and a cozy den is the perfect place to kick back. Even if the room is small, there are … Continue reading