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Ahoy, Mateys & Mermaids!

Monday, May 22, 2017

My soon be three year old requested a mermaid party. All little girls love mermaids and thus mermaid parties, right? But this sweet little girl has two older brothers and is in a preschool class full of boys, so we had to switch things up a bit. More mermaids than mateys, we made sure that there ...

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Fork Free Appetizers - butternut squash soup, milkshakes, blt bites and chicken and waffles

Fork Free Appetizers Perfect for Holiday Entertaining

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

The holiday entertaining season is almost over, but if you’re like me you’re always looking for new recipes and ideas for your next party! Fabulous fork free appetizers are the first thing I look for when I’m planning a menu.   I like to enjoy my parties so my preference is easy, make-ahead items that just look ...

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Thanksgiving Menu Ideas

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

I like to mess around with our Thanksgiving Day menu right up until the last minute! And, while I love the idea of trying new things, I try to stick to my general entertaining rule of thumb 'go with what you know.' Even after hours of searching through my favorite cookbooks and blogs, I usually end ...

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Thanksgiving Centerpiece Ideas

Thursday, November 10, 2016

I’m super excited to host Thanksgiving at our house this year. We alternate holiday locations every year and we're typically on the road for turkey day. But due to a variety of reasons our family is coming to Dallas to celebrate. We love Thanksgiving because it’s just a bit more low key than Christmas. Shorter ...

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party popcorn

Party Popcorn

Thursday, September 15, 2016

We love popcorn. We love chocolate. We love sprinkles. So of course, we love party popcorn! Sometimes the simplest things are the best. Party Popcorn falls into that category. It was a last minute add to Evie’s birthday party menu but it was probably the most popular sweet treat. Not to mention I found some little ...

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flowers, hydrangeas, roses

Beautiful Flower Arrangements Every Time

Thursday, September 1, 2016

  Post party let down is real. The house is quiet, food is mostly gone, and it's time for clean up. But looking on the bright side, there's still fresh flower arrangements around the house! Festive or formal, it really doesn’t matter. Flower arrangements are the quickest and easiest way to spice up any room.   Flower arrangements are ...

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