Pattern Power: An Easy Paper Product Easter Table for the Kids

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So, your Easter table is set and ready with your finest fare, but if your family is anything like my family, we have three Easter bunnies under the age of 8 (with another baby bunny on the way) and you know what that means……spill, drop, break…..crazy, so even though they are still a little too [...]

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Any Store Easter Tablescape

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It’s spring.  It’s Easter.  It’s time to pull out all your colorful stops for a bright and super cheery Easter table.  Any store and I mean ANY store you go into has some sort of Easter decor, so give you a one-stop shop for your table needs would kind of be impossible.  Well,  for my [...]

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Purple Party Reprise

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Remember how I mentioned that after the Mary Lillie Memory Club Luncheon that the decor got a repeat for a precious co-worker that is getting married?  Well, here it is in all the detail.  I apologize that the picture quality isn’t top notch, but occasionally a busy hostess just doesn’t have time to stop to [...]

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Mary Lillie Memory Club Luncheon – A Pretty Purple Celebration

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It all started with some pillows from Joss & Main.  I quickly got hooked on the orchid trend and from there the “party room” decor and color palette for the luncheon grew.  I didn’t want the room to look a scene from the chorus of “Purple People Eater”, so I decided that aqua blue would [...]

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Roasted Beet, Lentil & Grapefruit Salad with Goat Cheese & Walnuts

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Who says a salad can’t still be a salad without lettuce?! I recently hosted a luncheon in honor of my grandmother’s memory for some very special ladies at my house.  We affectionately called it the “Mary Lillie Memory Club”, because the attendees were some of the ladies that loved my grandmother the most and she [...]

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Ashton & Grayson and My Target Wedding Picks: Sponsored Post

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While my life currently circles around being mommy to Hunter and trying to re-train my brain to think about life again as a new mommy 5 1/2 years later, there are quite a few cute young folks at my office whose life is revolving around their upcoming nuptials.  When I browse through Target.com, I’m looking [...]

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Sweet Gender Reveal Party

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So when we went to the doctor for our first ultrasound and to hear the heartbeat of this little “surprise” in my belly, I was a little surprised to learn that we were being scheduled for a new test called MateriT21.  Since I am now a “mature” pregnant woman (most days my maturity level still [...]

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Thanksgiving Giveaway – Uncommon Goods Musical Wine Glasses

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What’s better than a big giant “Major Scale” wine glass?!  A big giant “Major Scale” wine glass that is musical! Who knew that your wine glasses could not only serve as the lovely vessel from which you drink, but could also provide musical entertainment, too!  These Major Scale Musical Wine Glasses from Uncommon Goods work double [...]

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A Thanksgiving Celebration: Sponsored Post

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Hunter has been telling me every day for the last week that his school “Thanksgiving Festival is next day” and I have to keep telling him that his “feast” is still; however, many days away. I love that he is so into Thanksgiving this year because it is truly my favorite day of the year!! [...]

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Southern Living Idea House

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There is no place like home and there is definitely no place like this Southern Living Idea Home!!!  I was invited last summer along with other local bloggers to a blogger only sneak peek of the amazing 2013 Southern Living Idea Home at the Fontanel just a short drive from downtown Nashville.  The house is [...]

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