Tag Archive: party

Refreshing Red Sangria

Oh my goodness, I was so frustrated Wednesday evening trying to pick a new blog layout that the only cure is homemade red sangria with drunken fruit floating inside!  I definitely felt as… Continue reading

A Truly Amusing Save-The-Date

Thursday was definitely a bit strange for me — my first day of not blogging in a whole year, but here I am … back again for my Friday post! May and June… Continue reading

Festively Green Napkin Rings

Whether you find yourself celebrating St. Patrick’s Day tomorrow, or you just want to add a bit of green to your next supper or Springtime fête, these embellished napkin rings allow for lots… Continue reading

Full and Happy

I have had the good fortune of spending two consecutive evenings with one of my favorite couples. Friday evening, we met up for a leisurely dinner that lasted until about 10:30 p.m., and… Continue reading

Sushi Party a La Maison

I love to entertain and throw parties, so we usually host several during the year. I especially like parties where there is a game being played or when a host provides something to… Continue reading

Sore Feet – The Mark of a Truly Great Party

The green, blue, gold, and black eye makeup has been removed and the gold baubles put away. Cleopatra has left the building. All that remains of the Egyptian Queen are two very sore… Continue reading

Festive Fall Napkins

One of my favorite fall items is the acorn.  Today, I used some jingle bell acorns, card stock cut in rough, leaf shapes, and ribbon to adorn napkins for a fête. Let’s eat!

Place Card Primer: Party Picks

I have been stocking up on fun party picks lately.  They are typically made of plastic or glass with interesting, decorative tops for snagging buffet fare and bite-size appetizers, but I think they… Continue reading

Celebrating Flag Day

Today, June 14 is Flag Day. In honor of flags, here are two tutorials detailing how to make a simple set of toothpick flags or a flag garland for parties. The toothpick flags… Continue reading