Creative, Thoughtful and Affordable Gifts for All Occasions

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  I like to think I am fairly good at giving gifts. I definitely like to receive gifts (I admit that might just be my love language!) and I value the people in my life enough to try to find something special to give them when they have a major occasion. Recently I ran late in sending my … [Read more...]

Kicking off the Holiday Season with Sonoma-Cutrer Wines & A Favorite Things Party

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This post brought to you by Sonoma-Cutrer Vineyards. The content and opinions expressed below are that of 11 Magnolia Lane. The holidays are the most wonderful time of the year, but they can also be stressful and busy. It seems like I always have intentions of doing much more entertaining than I … [Read more...]

Easy Appetizer Recipes for a Girls’ Night Out

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    I am popping back in to share the recipes from Terry's birthday party last weekend. These are some of my very favorite appetizer recipes and I serve them pretty regularly when I entertain. If you've been to my house--you've probably had them and I have no doubt confessed to … [Read more...]

Cupcakes & Cocktails 40th Birthday Bash

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  If you follow us on Instagram then you have already seen this party so sorry for the topic overload! As I mentioned last week, this weekend I hosted a really fun 40th birthday party for Terry {ya'll remember her as she blogged with us the first 3 years our site was around, there is more in … [Read more...]

Southern Living Southern Breeze “Mocktail” Punch

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  Last weekend at the Haven conference, we enjoyed this fun green drink while we were hanging out at the Southern Living Plant Collection Booth.  Often on Fridays we bring you a favorite cocktail at our "It's 5 o'clock at Magnolia Lane" series, but today we wanted to change it up and bring you … [Read more...]

Easy Entertaining: Girls’ Night Out Bunco Party and a Bunco Giveaway

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Last week, a friend and I co-hosted a bunco party for the ladies in our battalion.  To say that we had fun planning it would be an understatement--with great ideas all over Pinterest, it was easy, too.  If you want to take a look at the Bunco board I started, just click {here}.  Most (if not all) of … [Read more...]

A “Sweet” Heart Martini just in time for Valentine’s Day

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I am sharing this drink since it's almost Valentine's Day.  I am also sharing it because if you are at the point where I am this winter, you too deserve a drink! Between the bitter cold, the foot of snow that hit the ground overnight and the fact that my children are out of school for their … [Read more...]

Crafty Ladies Night {and a $100 Visa Giftcard Giveaway}

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  When we were offered the opportunity to read and review Mary Kay Andrews' newest book, Ladies' Night, we pretty much jumped at the opportunity. After all, we're all about our Ladies' Night Out {Read more HERE and HERE and HERE}. Reading the book was great fun, and this opportunity gave us … [Read more...]

Simple, Personalized Party/Shower Favors

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Last week I hosted a tea in honor of my Mother's birthday at my favorite Tea Room {the same place we held Terry's baby shower last winter} for a few of her closest friends. Since many of my mom's friends were traveling to attend the party, I wanted to give them each a little favor to take home and … [Read more...]

Makeovers & Margaritas Girls’ Night

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  I was thinking back the other day about this really fun party I hosted several years ago. It was pre-11 Magnolia Lane so I shared it on my event design blog but never here. Since I had some pictures from it and thought I would run a quick recap for nostalgia's sake if nothing else. And … [Read more...]

Summer Girls Night Out

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A few weeks ago I hosted a Kick-Off Summer Girl's Night Out Party. I wanted to get my new neighbors and friends together before summer got in full swing. It was a great night, and even more fun because Terry came down to help me pull it off and put her signature stylish touch on everything. We … [Read more...]

Turning 37 in Style {Party Menu}

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  A couple weeks ago I turned 37 and hosted a fashion birthday party to celebrate in style. You can check out all the fun party details HERE if you missed the first post.  It was so much fun to shop with all my girlfriends inside my own home.   We drank, we ate, we shopped, and just … [Read more...]

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