Hi Everyone! Yesterday I was in the Big Apple and popped by The Today Show with Kathie Lee and Hoda to share  “8 Tips for a ‘Cent’sible Wedding.” I had great time putting the tips together from all of the wonderful suggestions in the Southern Living Wedding Planner and Keepsake: What To Do Before Saying…

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I love the super simple guides put together by the three girls at Marry This!  They are great style guides to help any bride plan the largest and most important party she has probably every put together!  At $30, they are a steal!  It is like having a stylist put together a mood board for…

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Have you used Groupon yet?  It is so interesting!  There are nearly 50 cities worldwide that have this fantastic collective buying power website available.  Here is the deal (and it is a deal!): 1. Go to Groupon.comhttp://www.groupon.com/welcome_to_groupon and enter your email address and your city. 2. You will receive “one ridiculously huge coupon each day,…

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I am head over heels crazy for the latest Non-Profit group I have discovered. Dwell With Dignity is made up of a group of Interior Designers who volunteer their time designing and installing all of the furniture, art, bedding and kitchen supplies that a family battling poverty could need. They even stock the pantry. All…

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Staycations are become more and more popular. The idea of staying home and skipping the testy travel does have a certain appeal, not to mention the money saved! The trick to a successful staycation is to make a plan and keep the activities fun! Give each day a different theme and tell you children about…

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I know you want to continue to entertain through out the holidays even though we are all on tight budgets so here are a few tips to help you shine this Christmas season with out breaking the bank. Here are a few of my tips: 1. Create a simply stunning centerpiece: Fill any glass bowl…

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  One of my favorite Texas Hostesses, Carla McDonald, sent me this fantastic photo of her New Years Eve table.  She did a fantastic job of whipping a breathtaking table together with inexpensive items from Hobby Lobby and Party City!  Here is what she writes: Here’s a picture of my very last-minute New Year’s Eve…

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Every coffee lover out there is melt when they get a chance to taste any of the eight different drinks that the Nescafe Dolce Gusto can make!  They are Delicious with a capital D!  Check out the Holiday Entertaining Tips I created for the Dolce Gusto team on their website…www.dolce-gusto.us.  They are both festive and budget friendly.  Happy…

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The perfect tool for your holiday tablescapes has arrived: The Fruit Candle Carver for Tea Lights. I know it sounds a little bit corny but just take a look at the beautiful results this nifty little tool can help you achieve.  It is a great tool for this season because you can truly save money…

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