Tablescapes, Season of the Witch

  Welcome to the Celebrate & Decorate annual Halloween Tablescape Hop!       Prepare to have some frights and delights!       Let’s celebrate the “Season of the Witch” today         Lotโ€™s of witchy things have come out to play           The pumpkin witch is the … Continue reading

Halloween, Wickedly Delightful Treats, Eats & Sweets

  I am feeling a little wicked today…   Wicked Witches Candlelight Supper     Tempting you with Halloween sweet treats for young and old!   Spooky Empanadas         Mini taco empanadas with dough cut with a ghost cookie cutter Frosted with cream cheese and black peppercorn eyes         … Continue reading

Party Panache, Yummy Mummy Asparagus & Bacon Braid

  With Halloween on the horizon, I had some fun with this Yummy Mummy Stuffed Braid         But keep in mind, this is not just for Halloween!         Dress it with greens to suit any occasion… add edible flowers for a spring party or shower, rosemary or holly sprigs … Continue reading

Holidays, Cute or Creepy?

  Now, if you’re one who doesn’t like Halloween, I get it… I am not a fan of the gory and terrifying stuff, Just bring on the cute and the fun!   Burlap Bottle Ghosts     My ghosts won’t scare you   Ghost Ship     or double dare you   Ghosts on the … Continue reading

Party Panache, Tex-Mex Summer Spread

  With Labor Day a mere 2 weeks away, I want to share this idea of feeding your group in a fairly laborless way!           This a family friendly way to have dinner, Easy on the chef/hostess and fun for the diners/guests         Set out a Tex-Mex Summer … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Summer BLT Nachos & Patriotic Cookie Bars

  In the spirit of our patriotic summer month, July, let’s nibble on some red, white, and blue treats!         The littles thought the red white and blue icies were very fun,ย  but it was the red white and blue nachos that made the adults smile         Actually, they … Continue reading

Holidays, Happy Birthday America!

  ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธย  From sea to shining sea and wherever you will be Be sure to celebrate this day In a safe and festive way!ย  ๐ŸŽ‰               ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

Take-out Tuesday, 4th of July Strawberry Cheesecake Pie!

  Today the rest of my family arrives for the 4th and we are going to kick off our celebration tonight with a 4th of July Strawberry Cheesecake Pie!         Luscious fresh summer strawberries, Creamy cheesecake filling…           and oh, did I mention the sugar cookie crust??   … Continue reading

The Organized Life, Preparing for the 4th

      With the 4th of July one week away, I’m ramping up my preparations to make it a smooth sailing holiday!         I think my favorite part of entertaining is the planning…I love the process of getting organized ahead of time…it eliminates last minute stress…If you can take some time … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Patriotic Painting Crafts

  In the spirit of patriotism this week {Be sure to see the tablescape hop this week here} We are going to do some easy and fun painting today!         While I was updating decor in the city, replacing the daffodil wreath on my front door I realized I only had ONE … Continue reading

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