Category Archives: Entertaining

Five Tablescapes With March Madness Appeal

via via (via) via via While the guys are crazy for March madness basketball, I’m having fun with these 5 tablescapes that have March madness appeal.  Our dinner schedules at home have gotten crazy.  I’m looking forward to setting the … Continue reading

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Happy New Year’s Eve 2016

Happy New Year’s eve!  Are you getting ready for the countdown?  If  you are looking for some last minute New Year’s eve celebration ideas,  find it here.  Call a friend of two and celebrate. For me it will be a quiet … Continue reading

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5 Tips To Style Your Holiday Table

Happy Friday!   Have you been following our design tips to style your holiday table?  Little details are not usually planned in advance, but with a little guidance let’s make this year a bit different.  It’s not too late to use … Continue reading

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Design Bloggers Share Tips To Create Beautiful Holiday Table

Just in time for the Holiday festivities, this week  I’m collaborating with 6 fabulous design bloggers to bring you designers’ insight that will help you create beautiful table settings.   Follow this 7 days series on Instagram #iCanHelpYouStyle.  Joining are: @homeandfabulous, @oscarbravohome  @splendorstyling  @monicabenavidez, … Continue reading

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20 Tips and Tricks For A Harmonious Thanksgiving

Our friends at Big Chill have just made it easier to get ready for Thanksgiving with a great info-graphic.  Don’t panic, you still have two full days before Thanksgiving arrives. After 20 years of hosting Thanksgiving dinner, I still find … Continue reading

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5 Thanksgivings Dinner Settings To Love

 Country Estate Main House Dinner Plates Plymouth Turkey Dinnerware Collection lvharkness Wythe Collection – Ralph Lauren  Martha Stewart Different styles, but all gorgeous table settings for a Thanksgiving table setting to love. Start a collection or mix and match.  It’s … Continue reading

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Cooking Is Caring: Halloween Recipe and Kitchen Decor

Are you ready for Halloween?   I bought bags of candy for the kids and put out a few outdoor Halloween decorations.   In the kitchen,  I finished a few simple and delicious recipes for our Halloween dinner. Since I … Continue reading

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Create an Elegant Halloween Dinner Table On a Budget

Ever walk into a shop and forget what you walked in to buy? That happened to me when I saw a punch of white peonies at the florist.   Peonies in October are hard to find.  I bought a bunch. … Continue reading

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Try This Easy To Serve Summer Sangria

Summer is in full swing.  Enjoy the flavors of summer with a delicious peach and mango sangria that is easy to make and serve.  Williams-Sonoma Peach and Mango Sangria mix with a touch of tangy citrus makes everyday a sunny, … Continue reading

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How To Create A Welcoming Outdoor Entertaining Space

Outdoor spaces are an extension of the home.   Creating an outdoor dining area that is inviting and comfortable is easy if you find the right pieces. Make it functional to lounge, dine, entertain and linger with family and guest. … Continue reading

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