Elbows on the table?  Did you know it is ok as long as there isn’t food on the table? The holidays are such a fun time to teach manners to our children and also to celebrate their good behavior and encourage even more!  I love setting the table around the holidays – especially the Children’s…

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Did you like Monday’s post about the Mom’s coffee I hosted for friends with children born the same year as my own?  I promised I would tell you more about the party favors and I can’t wait to hear what you think!   I wanted to send my friends away with an activity they could…

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When I had my little surprise baby, Millie, two years ago I felt so excited about round two of motherhood!  I was thrilled to have friends who were having babies at the same time and I wanted to set aside a time during the busy holiday season to celebrate our friendships and the bonds we…

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I rely very heavily on my sideboards when I entertain.  I have one in my dining room and one in my formal living room and I can’t believe how much they get used!  They are the perfect height for a buffet, a bar or even just a place to put out some nuts or nibbles…

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Are you as excited as I am about the Royal Baby’s upcoming arrival?  I hear it is happening any day now!  I decided to put together a little English Tea Party inspired by the British Prince or Princess but you could give any party you host a royal twist!  Whether it is a birthday for…

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I just love getting to create fun, easy and entertaining ideas for my family so when Sunkist asked me to come up with a few video ideas, I was thrilled!  Here is the first in a series that I can’t wait to share with you about a delicious Citrus Salsa that we made.  I hope…

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