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5 Affordable Outdoor Entertaining Essentials That Need This Summer

5 Affordable Outdoor Entertaining Essentials That Need This Summer

I'm always thinking of how to improve my entertaining game so I'm constantly on the lookout for outdoor entertaining essentials for my summer soirees. Why? Because the best part of the summer for me is hanging out with friends in a beautifully decorated and inviting dining space.
My Friday Favorites

My Friday Favorites

Well, it's been a scorching week here in San Diego! And I mean 92 degrees scorching. Yikes. Luckily we live by the bay so we get a little bit of a breeze. I've also been so busy in the office all week that I've barely been outside. I'm now getting really giddy with the idea of doing something fun this weekend so I've rounded up the things that are inspiring me today. 

5 Outdoor Summer Dinner Party Themes To Try In 2018

5 Outdoor Summer Dinner Party Themes To Try In 2018

Oh, summer! For me, this is the best time of the year to entertain at home, especially if you have a garden or a rooftop. Unlike holiday entertaining, outdoor summer dinner parties are much more casual and sometimes, although not always, easier to set up (and clean up after!).

An Amazing Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

An Amazing Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Hey friends! Today I’m sharing with you our family’s secret chocolate chip cookie recipe. My husband Immanuel loves chocolate chip cookies and has no portion control so this recipe makes over 4 dozen chocolate chip cookies. I know, that sounds like a lot but they tend to disappear rather quickly in our house. 
A Beginners' Guide To Enjoying Red Wine

A Beginners' Guide To Enjoying Red Wine

The world of red wines is an intoxicating, rich and wonderful world filled with everything from the nuanced subtlety of a gentle South African Merlot to the peppery richness of Sangre de Toro from Spain. In general (and luckily for all of us!), many of the old rules of wine drinking have been cast aside these days...

Essential Glassware For Your Home Bar Cart

Essential Glassware For Your Home Bar Cart

Home bar carts are so in right now and we often get asked about the essential glassware for home bar carts. They are pretty, functional and add so much character and class to the room. Given that they're so popular these day, you can easily find the right bar cart to fit your personal style, budget and whatever else inspires you...
Chinoiserie Decorating Ideas

Chinoiserie Decorating Ideas

With a fanciful flair, Chinoiserie decor will instantly add charm and sophistication to your home. From the very ornate and colorful blue and white or yellow porcelain vases, lamps and tea sets, to bold upholstery  and zodiac signs, Chinoiserie decorating is trending big time these days and we're sharing our favorite pieces...

The Perfect Valentine's Day Champagne Cocktail

The Perfect Valentine's Day Champagne Cocktail

Nothing says Valentine's Day like a scrumptious champagne cocktail. Ok, maybe chocolates and hearts, but champagne cocktails are right up there too...
Recipe For A Sit-Down Dinner: Tomato Cucumber Gazpacho

Recipe For A Sit-Down Dinner: Tomato Cucumber Gazpacho

This quick and easy Tomato Cucumber Gazpacho is one of my all time favorite recipes for a sit-down dinner party. Cool and refreshing, this chilled ...
5 Christmas Cakes To Die For

5 Christmas Cakes To Die For

With less than a week left before Christmas the accomplished hostesses are working hard on their holiday dinner menu and recipes. And for those of ...
10 Holiday Cocktail Party Recipes

10 Holiday Cocktail Party Recipes

It's almost Christmas so time to dust off that shiny, cocktail mixing set you keep in your china cabinet and get ready for your holiday party. Here...
4 Holiday Table Settings To Fit Every Style

4 Holiday Table Settings To Fit Every Style

It's beginning to taste a lot like Christmas! (see what I did there?) Everywhere you go your senses are tickled by the sweet aroma of the most deli...
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