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4th of July Party Ideas- Easy Peasy!

Summertime is always the busiest time of year. It seems like something is happening every week: weddings, backyard bbq’s, family reunions… you name it. Here are some last minute party ideas that will make your 4th of July party festive, and will fit right in to your busy schedule. Ice Buckets Pick up some red […]


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The Easiest 4th of July Party Decor EVAH!

You don’t have to spend a lot of time and money to make your place look festive for the 4th of July holiday. You don’t even have to be good at making stuff. These tips will make even the most artistically challenged Americans look like a patriotic design expert. Independence Day Banner This banner looks […]


The Easiest 4th of July Party Evah!

You don’t have to spend a lot of time and money to make your place look festive for the 4th of July holiday. You don’t even have to be good at making stuff. These tips will make even the most artistically challenged Americans look like a patriotic design expert. Independence Day Banner This banner looks […]


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An Easy Pesto Linguini and Asparagus Dinner!

Making pesto makes you really seem like you know what you are doing in the kitchen. It’s one of those easy peasy sauces that can really impress. On top of that pesto is something that you can make it in advance and store it or even freeze it! And now that basil is in season, […]




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Easy Jellybean Centerpiece

Sweeten up your Easter bouquet with this simple centerpiece made with jellybeans. Materials 2 glass containers: one thinner than the other Jellybeans Fresh cut flowers Ribbon Find a container that will fit inside another glass container, but will leave enough space in between for the jellybeans. If the inside container is shorter than the outside […]


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Fun Decorating with Eggs!

Think outside of the basket. Use blown-out eggs as adorable Easter decorations that can hang, or add an Easter touch to a centerpiece. Check out this video of a recent appearance on the TODAY Show where I show Kathie Lee & Hoda how to blow eggs. Egg Ornaments Materials Blown-out, dyed eggs Ribbon, beads, glitter […]


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Turn a Vintage Tea Cup into a Candle!

Having dinner by candle light, or just lighting a few candles in the evening for some nice mood lighting is so beautiful and romantic. However, there’s always that little bit of candle that needs to be removed before it melts into the sconce or candle holder. If you save those nubs they can be reused […]