Photo by Know How She Does It

Setting the table for family and friends shouldn’t make anyone feel anxious. Keeping things simple and making the most out of what you already have is always the key. We are hosting Thanksgiving this year … Continue reading




Photo by French Country Cottage

Hot cocoa, s’mores, cozy knit throws and a warm fire… Autumn is the perfect time to bundle up and head outdoors before it gets too cold. I love to sit by a warm fire in … Continue reading




Fall Patio Decor for a Party

October 27, 2017

Photo by Crazy Chic Design

Hello there! It’s finally feeling like Fall weather here in California. In typical California style, it’s chilly in the morning, and then super hot in the afternoons. It makes it hard to dress for the … Continue reading




Photo by Four Generations One Roof

Someone please pinch me. Is it really Fall season already? I can’t for the life of me slow things down in my life, things just keep speeding by at lightening speed. Back to school started … Continue reading




Outdoor Living for Fall

September 8, 2017

Photo by Crazy Chic Desgn

This is the perfect time of year for outdoor living and entertaining! The hot summer sun is subsiding, yet warm breezes remain as we welcome Fall.  I’ve recently updated my backyard a bit, and it … Continue reading




Photo by Matt Harrington

Whether it be a reading nook for your children’s bedtime story because you had a similar space when you were a child, or patio seating area for your Friday night cocktails with your Dad, who … Continue reading




Maybe you just want to create a little space that is all your own. One that is perfect for relaxing. Reading. Creating. Photo by French Country Cottage You want to create a space that inspires … Continue reading




Photo by Stephen Busken

Actress and comedienne, Casey Wilson, has a lot going on these days. Between acting, writing, being a mom of two-year-old son, Max, and with another baby on the way, her schedule is full. But Casey … Continue reading




Photo by I don't know how she does it

Summer outdoor entertaining is so much fun. To make this seasonal event a success, I’ve prepared a “hands on food” event with some delicious smoked ribs and the perfect finger snacks for my guests. Photo … Continue reading




Photo by French Country Cottage

One of my absolute favorite things about summer is entertaining outdoors — especially in the evening. With the abundance of sunshine and warm evenings, summer is a perfect time to organize a fun neighborhood block … Continue reading