Treat Mom like a queen on Mother’s Day. Say “I love you” with a homemade breakfast or brunch. Continue reading MOM: Queen for a Day!
Who needs reservations on Valentine’s Day? Be a Valentine super star; wine and dine your Valentine in the comfort of your own home. Continue reading 4 STEPS TO A ROMANTIC DINNER FOR TWO
2017 is the Year of the Rooster and we’re counting down the days to Chinese New Year. Continue reading Chinese New Year!
No matter what holiday tradition you celebrate, the meals and the time spent around the dining table usually hold a lot of importance. During the holidays the dinner table is a place to have a family meal, perform traditional practices, share stories, and even pass some wisdom down from generation to generation. We want to help you add that extra touch of holiday spirit to … Continue reading Celebrate the Holidays with a Tablescape
Thanksgiving is a special day to spend with family and close friends giving thanks for all our blessings. Around here we’re all about family and entertaining. Whether you already have traditions in place or you’re just starting your family traditions we’ve got some décor and food ideas to share. THE DÉCOR: We know you can’t eat the décor but to us it sure makes everything taste … Continue reading A Slice Of Thanksgiving Tradition
This Sunday, September 11th is Grandparents Day. We wanted to celebrate all the grandparents out there who play such an important role in the development of a grandchild. As every grandparent knows, one of the joys of grandchildren is you get to spoil them and then send them home. Why not surprise the grand kids with some fun games next time they come to visit. … Continue reading Celebrating Grandparents Day!
Labor Day is dedicated to the contributions American workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country so let’s celebrate those who “bring home the bacon”. Labor Day is the unofficial end of summer and what better way to celebrate than an end of summer party. To give ourselves a challenge we wanted to see if we could plan a “bacon” themed … Continue reading LABOR DAY: Bringing Home the Bacon
Independence Day is a time to celebrate America. Living in the Northwest there are plenty of outdoor celebrations to choose from. You can start your day with a patriotic parade, have a picnic in the park or host a 4th of July party. Watching a fireworks display is the icing on the cake. Picnics, parades and fireworks add up to one thing, a celebration of … Continue reading Happy Birthday America!
In celebration of Dad…give him the royal treatment! Continue reading Celebrating Dad: Father’s Day
Want that perfect guest room for overnight visitors? The first step is to “think like a guest.” What conveniences or perks do you like when you travel? With summer upon us and all the activities that come with it you’ll want to prep your guest room and be ready for the unexpected visitor. Remember whether family or friends you’re inviting them to be your … Continue reading Hosting Overnight Guests: 101