Most-Wanted :: Valentine’s Day Cards

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, these are our favorite picks for Valentine’s Day cards guaranteed to bring happiness to all the loves in your life.   Custom Silhouettes from Southern Fried Paper  Southern Fried Paper Southern Fried Paper Southern Fried Paper Lovely Calligraphy from Design Roots Design Roots Design Roots Design Roots

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Tablescape Tuesday: A Valentine Built for Two

I often turn to Anders Ruff to add the finishing touches to my party plans.  They create the most adorable printables that are perfect for any party.  You might remember them from my son’s Astronaut Birthday Party post and I have plans for them in an upcoming issue of Southern Living as well! When they…

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Romantic Dinner at the last minute

If you don’t have a reservation for a romantic dinner at your favorite restaurant tonight, don’t fret.  I have tips to help you plan the perfect party for two at home!  Click here to watch my segment on Good Morning Texas or read below for all of my tips. -Set up a table for two…

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Breakfast in Bed!

There is nothing like breakfast in bed! This is especially true around Valentine’s Day so take a few minutes to treat your loved one to a relaxing morning.  The perfect breakfast in bed tray has heart shaped pancakes, a perfect cappucino, and a small bud vase with a single flower.  Check out Tablescapes: Setting the…

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Valentine Gifts for your Man!

Buying gifts for men is tough but finding the perfect romantic gift is terribly tough!  Here are a few of my suggestions: Bill Shapiro’s Other People’s Love Letters Book.  This clever book is filled with 150 love letters that the author found.  You were never meant to see them but now you can find inspiration and…

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Present your Valentine with one or more of the following gifts to add romance to your day: Top any gift with a love note on these fantastic gift cards by And George on Taigan. -A love letter and a box of chocolates…classic but perfect!  Although there is no relation, my husband always presents me with…

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Long Live my Flowers

Many of you will be getting a bouquet of flowers this weekend in honor of Valentine’s Day. I love getting flowers but hate that they last for such a short time. In order to make your flowers last longer, you should keep your water clean so that your stems stay healthy. Your blooms will last…

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PhotoJoJo Craft for Valentine’s Day

There is nothing like a hand made gift but I especially love the idea of making one with photos! I found a clever new book called Photo jojo! that I just adore. it is filled with really fun photo craft ideas for any time of year. I especially love the idea of making a little…

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Modern Day Doilies

I am not a huge fan of the paper doilies that we see everywhere around valentines day. I think the only thing they are good for is to make a super-cute valentine card! I do love these new modern doilies from IKEA though! They are a steal at $1.49 and the best part about them…

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