Christmas Entertaining on a Budget

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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Big Table – Little Notice!

  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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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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Make an Entrance

When planning a party, don’t deny your guests a dramatic entrance!  Whether you have a short step to your door or a long pathway, don’t forget about the experience your guests will have from the moment they get out of their car.  Be sure there is proper lighting, a clear path, and some sort of…

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Simple Floral Arranging

Not in the mood to make a floral arrangement?  This simple stack of single blooms is a no-fail quick and easy way to have the life, color and aroma of flowers with out the time consuming task of arranging them.  Invest in a odd number of square glass containers and fill each of them with…

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