Happy Hosting: How to Wow

November 16, 2017

The best part of the holidays? Having everyone you love under one roof. Here are a few ways to make your guests feel extra special this year. Guests Deserve the Best HomeGoods Insider Tip: Make the … Continue reading




Give Halloween Cocktails a Candy Corn Twist

September 19, 2016

Halloween will be here before you know it. If you’re thinking of throwing a big party, or even just entertaining your kids, today’s blog post is just for you! I’m sharing a festive and delicious cocktail recipe that … 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




Tips for a Beautifully Functional Seasonal Table

October 16, 2015

This week’s guest blogger is Brittany from Addison’s Wonderland. As we say in the South, “It’s fall, y’all!” Time to grab a pumpkin spice latte, head to my local HomeGoods and get to work decorating … Continue reading




Design Happy Presents the Summer Entertaining Link Party

May 11, 2015

Some of the best things about spring and summer involve the outdoors: fresh flowers, dining on the patio under the stars, roasting marshmallows by the fire and entertaining in those outdoor living spaces that don’t … Continue reading




8 Entertaining Tips to Kick off the Big Game

January 26, 2015
8 super bowl party ideas

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




Let’s Celebrate National Popcorn Day!

January 19, 2015

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




5 Holiday Entertaining Tips from Style MBA

December 10, 2014

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




Spice up Your Holidays with a Sweet Treat Party Exchange

December 4, 2014

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




How to Make a Hot Apple Cider Station

November 10, 2014

Making a hot apple cider station is easier than you think. It can be created on any tabletop and can be as big or small as you want. I tend to lean towards a smaller sized … Continue reading