Holiday Brunch Bacon Bar

Throw a fun holiday brunch with a themed bacon bar. It is so much fun and who doesn't love bacon? You can also enter to win bacon for a year!

Calling all bacon lovers. Host a holiday brunch featuring a bacon bar! I love bacon… like LOVE bacon. When I heard about Smithfield’s Bacon Bar, I totally was on board to work with them to share this fabulous idea. I’ve done all sorts of parties, but I thought a bacon bar would be the perfect idea for a holiday brunch! It doesn’t take much to

An Organized Entertaining Closet

Transform a rarely used coat closet into an entertaining closet. It is the perfect place for storage of cake stands, trays, candle sticks and glassware. Having everything at your fingertips makes entertaining a breeze and there is still room for storing your guests coats!

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #WinterizeYourClosets #CollectiveBias It may sound silly, but I have always dreamed of having a super organized entertaining closet. Some of you may be wondering what the heck I am talking about, so let me explain a little. Some of my very favorite things are beautiful dishes, cake stands, and

A Tea Party with Passion

One of my most favorite passions is spending time with my girls. We enjoyed a quick tea party together and they were completely themselves! So much fun! #SipJoyfully

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tazo® Tea. All opinions are 100% mine. Spending time with my girls is one of my greatest passions. As they get older, I need no excuse to find time for a little fun.  Today we had a tea party with Tazo® Tea.  It was a blast and they we were our typical goofball selves.

Have a Fabulous School Year Printable Tags

It is back to school time! These printable tags are great for a little treat for your child, teacher, bus driver... anyone!

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CreatewithHP #CollectiveBias As I write this post, I can hear my eight year old snoring like a tiny beautiful bear in the next room.  It is nearly ten o’clock in the morning and school starts in six days.  I know that we should have been waking up early

Have a Ball Summer Party

Have a Ball This Summer with this fun Beach Ball Party #DayMaid

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DayMaid #CollectiveBias Have a Ball this Summer Party I have one favorite thing about summer…. okay maybe a few.  Fun in the sun with friends and yummy treats.  There doesn’t always have to be a major reason for a party, I can be swayed by a forecast of

Outdoor Entertaining – Savor the Summer

Aidells andouille sausage pasta with Cupcake Wine: Savor the Summer with a simple gathering

I love to entertain during the Summer.  Every year as the weather gets warmer, I make plans to clean off the porch, add some new throw pillows and get ready to have some folks over! Outdoor entertaining is so much fun and it can be so easy if you let it! Today I’m going to show you how I prepare for a small gathering, some

Cheer Banquet Ideas

Cheer Banquet Ideas: Centerpiece Ideas, Tissue Flowers, and Cheer Bow Napkins!

You are going to love these cheer banquet ideas! You guys know I love a good party, so the chance to help with the girls cheer banquet was a no-brainer.  The girls worked so hard this year and their teams grew so much, they deserved a beautiful party and a celebration for their efforts.  A few moms and I gathered together to plan an event

Hawaiian Luau Party Decorations

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 A few weeks ago, I shared my Ann’s Cheer Party. It took me a year to share that party, but as promised… here is her luau birthday party.  Only a few weeks this time! Aren’t you proud? You are going to love these hawaiian luau party decorations so much!! We decided to do a late evening pool party and just serve dessert.  The pool party is always

Monogrammed Recipe Box

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   I love a monogram, yep there is just something about a personalized item than makes it even more special. Whether it is something you wear or a little home decor item, the simple monogram just adds a little special accent to it. So, for a sweet Mother’s Day gift idea, I decided to create this monogrammed wooden recipe box…. Adorable and functional. I know

Tips For Hosting An Easter Brunch

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Hosting an Easter Brunch this year? Trish and I have both tackled this in our homes over the years. Food, family, friends, and fun is the perfect recipe for Easter. So where do you start? What food? Decor? Games for the kids? It can be really overwhelming, but breathe friends…let me walk you through a few of our best ideas. With some planning and prep