Atlas Turns One! His Royal Celebration {Dream Party Package Giveaway}

King Themed First Birthday: Royal Celebration

My baby turned one!! We had an awesome time celebrating Atlas's first birthday a couple weeks ago. The only thing that did not cooperate was the weather but I still think the party was a smashing success. Atlas was joyful, waving to all our guests as they arrived and the kids had a great time. I had … [Read more...]

Easter Entertaining Made Easy with Chinet® Cut Crystal® Tableware

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Spring is almost here! I can see the bulbs pushing through the ground just in time for Easter and this change in season has given me fresh ideas for two very special parties I've been dreaming up during the past wintery month. I've been busy pinning a ton of these party ideas to my Spring … [Read more...]

Fried Virginia Ham with “Loaded” Potato-Cauliflower Mash

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 Enter our current giveaway for a HomeRight EZ-Twist PaintStick {here}. If this dish doesn't scream comfort food then I don't know what does! The smooth and creamy potato/cauliflower "mash" is a meal in itself. Add in some salty-n-sweet fried ham and things just got "Alright, Alright, … [Read more...]

Easy, Knock-off Monogrammed Frames

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  I have always loved these frames by Marye Kelley. This one was a special gift and it matches the décor in my house perfectly. Recently I was organizing my office and I found these craft frames I had tucked away. I knew I could very easily make some more frames similar to the pricier Marye … [Read more...]

April Showers Bring May Flowers: My Front Door Easter Makeover

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I am so excited to see all the spring flowers in full bloom and our cherry tree blossoming.  Spring is here and the Easter Bunny is on its way (at least that is what my kids keep telling me).  I wanted to update my outdoor Easter decor this year and create a festive spring welcome for all our … [Read more...]

Homemade Sharp Mustard~The Perfect Easter Hostess Gift & Free Printable Labels

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Pin It Seriously--doesn't pretty much everyone eat ham on Easter Sunday?  And whether you're hosting a crowd at your home, or perhaps planning to enjoy the day with friends and family, this mustard recipe is the perfect complement to your Easter ham. Courtesy of my dear Aunt Diane, who is a … [Read more...]

Easter Mantel Decor

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Easter is right around the corner and everyone in my house is very excited. My 3-year old daughter asks me every day "Is the Easter Bunny is coming TODAY?! " Easter is among my favorite holidays. I love the pastel decor, the celebration of resurrection and new life and the fresh, easter dresses (!) … [Read more...]

Spring Craft Idea–Retro Decoupaged Easter Eggs

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I pulled out my Easter decorations the other day.  Yes, it's still a month away, but my daughter wanted me to whip them out the same day I pulled down the Valentine's Day decor, so she considers it quite late!  I don't do a lot of decorating for the "minor" holidays (and sorry, all you Irish folk … [Read more...]

Easter Bunny Tag Printable

Printable Easter bunny tags for goodie bags

  I know I promised the Raspberry Martini Recipe--and its coming!  I meant to post it for you Saturday so in case anyone wanted to "shake" some up that night, but our lives have been thrown into total chaos as we had to have our kitchen floor tile completely pulled out and replaced in the … [Read more...]

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