Holiday Cocktails and beverages…

Christmas is next week so here is a round up of alcoholic cocktail options for your holiday entertaining… Even if you’re simply pouring wine out of the bottle, you can jazz up any non alcoholic or spirit with pretty garnishes. Freeze grapes and cranberries to replace ice cubes, add pomegranates, raspberries or cranberries to the…

Thanksgiving table and food display ideas…

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Retail Therapy: AtHome Milwaukee is now open!

So this week AtHome opened here in Milwaukee (Wauwatosa’s old Kmart on Hwy 100) and I am in love. I have been following them on instagram for sometime so when I drove by and saw we were getting one, I was beyond excited. My coworker stopped there this week and told me she spent 2…

Time for fall shopping which means Summer Sales…

Ever since moving into my condo I have been paying off debt including one student loan (whooohoooo) first so I can save for the down payment to buy it next year. So things like the rec room and landscaping have been on hold. However, I know the best part of home purchases is buying when…

Tuesday’s Tips: mosquito repelling plants and flowers

Nothing like June: the start of summer, the longer days, the warmer nights, the outdoor eats, carnivals and festivals, etc. However with everything sometimes you have some give and other times you have some takes and one thing I can’t stand are mosquitos. They die in your cocktails when you leave them uncovered. They cause…

Happy Mama’s Day…

Hope you mothers out there are enjoying your day. Here is an absolutely gorgeous tablescape and party by Lillian Hope Designs. See more of the deets and free printables over on Karas Party Ideas. Don’t forget to enter the flamingo pool float giveaway simply by telling me your pool party must have in this post. Picking…

Wedding Season is here…

Now is the time to get ready for wedding season. Whether you’re planning a wedding and reception or bridal shower, these ideas are sure to inspire you… Arranging tables under a cherry blossom tree or an area of a yard or park with a pretty flower garden, can have an impact on the look of…

Spring Door Decor…

I came across this and thought the idea was super cute for an old broken umbrella that’s too cute to throw away… Since hoses now come in fun colors, this could really liven up a door to a garage…