Host a Baby Shower with a Twist

Host a Baby Shower with a Twist

I love to host baby and wedding showers. It’s so fun to watch the bride or mother-to-be open gifts and hear the oohs and ahhs. I had the great fortune in early 2020 (before the pandemic) to host a bridal shower for my friend Gina’s then-future...
Four Ideas for Hosting Dinner al Fresco

Four Ideas for Hosting Dinner al Fresco

In Texas, we have a short window to enjoy meals outside on the patio before the weather is hot and muggy and the mosquitoes are the size of potatoes. Typically, it’s April – June, then October through December. As soon as it’s warm enough, we love to...
The Tips and Tricks Every Floral-Novice Needs to Know

The Tips and Tricks Every Floral-Novice Needs to Know

Friends are coming over after dinner and you’re desperate to get fresh flowers on the table –  they’re the perfect little touch that pulls everything together and shows your guests that you’ve thought of every detail. So, you rush to the store to grab some...