Christmas Party Ideas, Games & More

I recently hosted an annual Christmas party for 58 women and we had a wonderful time.  We always use the slogan, “What happens at Girlfriends stays at Girlfriends.”  I wanted to share my Christmas Party ideas, games & more with you today. Because I was very busy before and during the party, I didn’t get […]

Inside Out Party & Puppet Show

Inside Out Party & Puppet Show has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #InsideOutEmotions #CollectiveBias My husband and I recently took the grandkids to see Inside Out.  It was the prelude to their Inside Out Party & Puppet Show that I hosted on Sunday.  Don’t tell anyone, but […]

Game Time Tablescape, Menu & Recipes

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GameTimeMVP #CollectiveBias We’re a sports loving family and we often get together to watch the big game. Game day festivities at my house includes football, food, fun and family.  I always enjoy planning my game day tablescape because […]

New Year’s Eve Tablescape & Menu

Do you have big plans for New Year’s Eve?  How do you usher in the new year? My plans are the same as they’ve been for years – staying home, dozing off and waking up at midnight to see the old year out and the new year in with my husband and whatever kid(s) happens […]

Easter Menu

Easter is neck and neck with Christmas in terms of being my favorite holiday.  And why not?  These two celebrations represent the birth and later, the death, burial and resurrection of my Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ! And, of course, the song “Celebrate” is running through my mind because you know I have a song […]

Fourth of July Menu

Today I’m sharing an easy, breezy, old school Fourth of July Menu.  It’s fun, festive and fabulously delicious.  Enjoy and let freedom ring! The Frugal Decor:  I found the cutest place mats in red, white and blue at Everything’s a Dollar store! I also found star shaped ice cube trays – two for a dollar! The […]

Shades of Pink Brunch – The Menu

One of my favorite aspects of planning an event is creating the menu.  It usually evolves over weeks as I add, subtract, and sometimes, totally redo the entire thing. When I’m planning for a large event, I like to construct a menu that enables me to do a lot of the cooking the day before. […]