Nautical Table Setting | diy beach themed tablescape

Nautical Table Setting | diy beach themed tablescape

Nautical Table Setting | DIY Beach Themed Tablescape - Bring your next event together with color and style and create a festive mood with a themed table setting. One of my favorite parts of planning a dinner party is creating a charming tablescape. Investing a little bit of time and thought into Continue reading

                  
Popcorn and Champagne Bar | award show viewing party

Popcorn and Champagne Bar | award show viewing party

Popcorn and Champagne Bar |  award show viewing party #michaelsmakers  Awards season is well underway with two of the most-watched award shows right around the corner. If the Grammys and Oscars are on your viewing list, it's the perfect opportunity to gather a few friends to ooh and ahh over the Continue reading

                  
Winter Hot Chocolate Bar | holiday entertaining

Winter Hot Chocolate Bar | holiday entertaining

Winter Hot Chocolate Bar - Holiday Entertaining | This shop is #sponsored by #CollectiveBias and its advertiser. The story and opinions read here are entirely my own ~ #BigLots #BIGSeason Although winter is still a couple weeks away, that gentle chill in the air has already begun to turn a bit Continue reading

                  
Christmas Table Setting Ideas | refreshed holiday decor #michaelsmakers

Christmas Table Setting Ideas | refreshed holiday decor #michaelsmakers

Christmas Table Setting Ideas | refreshed holiday decor #michaelsmakers It's really hard resisting the urge to purchase new holiday decor this time of year. Even though I have several containers packed full of decorations, I still catch myself browsing the seasonal aisles in hopes of finding Continue reading

                  
Outdoor Entertaining Tips | easy summer living

Outdoor Entertaining Tips | easy summer living

Outdoor Entertaining Tips | easy summer living - Summer is the season for entertaining outdoors. This time of year we love spending time outdoors and bringing friends and family together has become a true passion. For the past five years we have been working on extending our outdoor living Continue reading

                  
Hot Chocolate Bar | fall entertaining #michaelsmakers

Hot Chocolate Bar | fall entertaining #michaelsmakers

Hot Chocolate Bar | fall entertaining #michaelsmakers - As the outdoor temperature drops and the cooler weather rolls in I begin to think of all things warm, comforting and cozy. I just love this time of year and everything fall has to offer. There are lots of fun, festive activities to enjoy Continue reading

                  
Shrimp Boil | dinner party with sam’s wholesale club

Shrimp Boil | dinner party with sam’s wholesale club

Shrimp Boil - dinner party with Sam's Wholesale Club #trysamsclub | This shop is sponsored by #CollectiveBias and Sam’s Club. The story and opinions read here are entirely my own. Living close to the coast means we are big fans of summertime seafood boils. These hearty, one-pot smorgasbords are Continue reading

                  
Summer Entertaining | outdoor poolside party #pier1outdoorparty

Summer Entertaining | outdoor poolside party #pier1outdoorparty

Summer Entertaining - outdoor poolside party #pier1outdoorparty | I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting (#MC) for Pier 1 Imports. I received a product sample to facilitate my review and to thank me for participating. We love to entertain year-round - though the summer Continue reading

                  
Thanksgiving Table Setting | setting a fall tablescape with Better Homes and Gardens

Thanksgiving Table Setting | setting a fall tablescape with Better Homes and Gardens

Thanksgiving Table Setting | setting a fall tablescape with Better Homes and Gardens  Thanksgiving dinner is one family tradition I look forward to the most this time of year. Nothing is more precious than gathering friends and family around the table to celebrate, reminiscence, and give Continue reading

                  
Printable Thanksgiving Menu Template | making printables with the silhouette machine

Printable Thanksgiving Menu Template | making printables with the silhouette machine

Printable Thanksgiving Menu | This week I'm putting together our Thanksgiving table. For any entertaining that involves serving food I always like to print out a menu for our guests. It not only is a quick and simple way to display what will be served for the guests, but mainly keeps me on track in Continue reading

                  
Coffee Tasting Cookie Bar Party

Coffee Tasting Cookie Bar Party

To officially welcome summer, I gathered a few friends last week for a coffee tasting cookie bar party. I'm a big sucker for attaching a party theme to any occasion - even if it's just a casual get together - and this one was a fun combination of cookies and coffee just for the girls. Summer Continue reading