Gifts for the Holiday Host

Gifts for the Holiday Host

Tis the season to visit with friends and loved ones. When we’re being entertained at someone’s home, it’s always nice to thank the host with a gift. Sure, a bottle of wine or champagne is always a nice gesture, but sometimes it’s nice to go the extra mile...
Thanksgiving Tablescapes

Thanksgiving Tablescapes

I’m not hosting Thanksgiving dinner this year, but it’s still one of my favorite holidays and while I love all the festivities and decorating that comes along with Christmas, I’ll never skip over Thanksgiving. It’s a time to pause and share a meal with those we...
10 Stylish Halloween Decor Ideas

10 Stylish Halloween Decor Ideas

Do you like to decorate for Halloween? I have to admit in the past I never really have. I found it hard to find stuff that’s stylish and festive, but not cheesy. I tried for years to convince my kids that my understated fall decor was “Halloweeny”,...
Cheers to 2016

Cheers to 2016

Can you believe it’s 2016 already? I hope you’ve enjoyed some quality time with friends and family just as I have. Tomorrow the tree will come down. As much as I try to savor all of the holiday decorations and festivities, I’m ready to pack it up,...
Family Holiday Activities

Family Holiday Activities

Are you feeling the panic that comes with knowing Christmas is only 5 days away? I certainly am. I’m not ready. I’m just barely going to get the holiday card out and the gifts wrapped on time, but I really am trying to keep that panic level in the mild...
The Spirit of Christmas

The Spirit of Christmas

It’s full-on festive mode around here with Christmas parties and my daughter’s 13th birthday this week — it’s been one celebration after another. I can’t believe I’m about to be a parent of a teenager, but that’s a post for...