Social gatherings and celebrations entail a fair amount of work, but they’re typically well worth the effort in the end. As a host or hostess, you get the joys of sharing the warmth of your home and enjoying the company of the people you care about. You also get to showcase your wonderful taste in décor.
If your version of a good time involves making tasty and refreshing libations, then you’ll get to show off your bartending skills, too. If you don’t know how to make a proper sidecar, mojito, or Tom Collins, don’t worry. With these barware essentials, you’ll be the toast of the party, even if you’re not a professional mixologist.1) [...]
In my 32 years, I’ve found that people are either super into Halloween, or they can take it or leave it. I’m happy to LOVE Halloween! If it was appropriate for an adult (without kids) to dress up every year and traverse the neighborhood asking for candy, I would totes do it. Speaking of candy… I’ve got a treat to share that’s no trick! (I couldn’t help myself.)
I want to tell you that these Candy Corn Pumpkin Lollipops were super hard and that I was slaving away in the kitchen for hours, but overall it took me about 20 minutes (and that’s exaggerating). If you’re having a Halloween party or just wanting to get in the kitchen and make some cute Halloween snacks, [...]
Now that cooler weather is coming our way, the leaves are turning, and no more pesky mosquitoes, it’s time to enjoy your backyard for some fall entertaining! Turn your backyard deck, patio, or yard into a gorgeous fall dinner party setting to host friends and neighbors. Celebrate the season in style with these top tips!
Let your food do the decorating work! That’s right, I mean turning your fall-themed desserts or appetizers into a gorgeous centerpiece. A simple clear cake stand with fall leaves is the perfect display for apple crisp parfaits or other fall foods. Guests can enjoy the view of dessert while they eat, too – yum! Speaking of fall leaves, this is my #1 tip or [...]
Where would we be without clocks? Most of us would probably be running late for just about everything. True, we have our phones, but it’s nice to be able to check the time without digging through your pockets.
Clocks are certainly useful, but they aren’t just for telling time. The right clock can add a stylish touch to any room in your home. If you need to stay on schedule and give your home some extra verve, then you’ve landed in the right spot. Just have a look at our collection of 8 wonderfully unique clocks that you simply must have in your home.Over-sized Yellow and Cream Wall Clock
At just under two feet wide, this [...]