Patriotic Tablescape: “A Party for the USA”

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With the 4th of July just a few days away, there is still plenty of time to pull together a patriotic tablescape with a small budget and a little DIY fun.  This table is perfect for an indoor party or an al fresco celebration.  I chose to keep it all inside, because let’s face it, […]

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Peonies and Pizzazz for a Mother’s Day Tablescape

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This post really takes me back.  I have been holding onto it for two years now and am just now posting it.  I’m not sure what the hold up was, maybe the picture quality or some other reason, but I think this over-the-top Bollywood-style table is perfect for a Mother’s Day Brunch for the special […]

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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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Food, Friends & Fireworks 4th of July Party

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For my most recent article for Nashville Lifestyles Magazine, I featured a patriotic party perfect for the 4th of July.  A few local stores helped me pull together the tablescape and a cozy firework watching spot and I created a fun drink, pre-meal snack and even a “mock”tail for the kiddos.  There were also a […]

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Valentine’s Truffles

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  My friend Mary & I recently worked on an event in Clarksville to benefit the Customs House Museum called Champagne & Chocolate.  I absolutely love to chair an event with Mary because our vision is usually the same and we always find ways to complement each other’s ideas.  This particular event is somewhat low-key, but focuses […]

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Thanksgiving Centerpiece

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No Thanksgiving table is complete without a beautiful centerpiece.  I am a professional hobbyist and enjoy all the different aspects of entertaining and probably one of my favorite are the flowers.  Since I started this blog not only have we just had so much on our plate with no real time to entertain, but I […]

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