Things to Do

The Twelve Gifted Days of Christmas

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 With the holiday upon us I thought it would be a fun diversion to find gifts inspired by the perennial classic holiday song.  Hope you can ...

Great Holiday Gifts under $50

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It's getting close to the big day & you know what that means! Normally, I am a very well planned in advance kind of gift giver but this year...

Miles Redd's Tips for Decorating

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Miles Redd, my dear friend, the most amazing interior designer and author of “The Big Book of Chic”, is known for bold color combinations te...

Essentials for a Great Guest Room

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My experiences as a houseguest - positive and negative - have caused me to rethink having guests in my  own house. Note: if you have so grac...

A Drink Fit for the Fourth!

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So we've shared desserts and main dishes with you! Now it's time  to inspire you with our Stars and Stripes place setting and a refreshing d...

A Main Event Dish for the 4th of July!

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As promised, here's part II of our 4th of July celebration. Today, we are sharing our scrumptious recipes to ensure that you have the perfec...

The Perfect 4th of July Dessert!

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We are so excited about the upcoming 4th of July and want to make sure you have all the right ingredients for a wonderful and festive celebr...

Memorial-ize Your Picnic

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Summer is here and it's so lovely to begin it celebrating Memorial Day.  A little history on this holiday: dating back to the Civil War, fam...