10 Tips For a Stress Free Dinner Party
Dinner Parties | Entertaining | Helpful Hostess Tips

10 Tips For a Stress Free Dinner Party

10 Tips For a Stress Free Dinner Party Decide who to invite. People generally have a few different groups of friends.  The first of my 10 Tips For a Stress Free Dinner Party is to choose which group of friends you are inviting.  College friends, work friends, mom friends, couples.  Those groups don’t always mix…

How To Throw A “Hoot” of a Halloween Party
Fall Entertaining | Holiday & Seasonal Entertaining | Party Themes

How To Throw A “Hoot” of a Halloween Party

      Throw a “Hoot” of a Halloween party that both kids and parents can enjoy – without a scare in sight! I have to be honest with a few things about celebrating Halloween and how to throw a “Hoot”  of a Halloween Party: I don’t like scary decorations. Haunted houses are far from…

Tips for Making Your Small Kitchen Work
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Tips for Making Your Small Kitchen Work

Tips for Making Your Small Kitchen Work When you have a small kitchen, it can be extremely frustrating until you figure out how to make it work. Contrary to what is portrayed the home design shows and social media, not everyone has the perfect kitchen with endless storage, miles of stone countertops and perfect appliances….

When A Cabinet is Your Pantry
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When A Cabinet is Your Pantry

What is a pantry? According to Merriam Webster, a pantry is a seemingly innocent noun. Its’ definition is: “a room or closet used for storage (as of provisions) or from which food is brought to the table”. So what if you don’t have a pantry? What if your kitchen is too small for such a…

Housewarming Gift Baskets
Entertaining | Party Favors & Hostess Gifts

Housewarming Gift Baskets

    Creating a Housewarming Gift Basket for a friend is a special way to celebrate their new home. I’m all about celebrating milestones, and helping a friend to embrace their new space is one of my favorite celebrations. A new home is a BIG deal.  Creating a thoughtful Housewarming Gift Basket, which is specific…