What is your favorite host or hostess gift? And what’s the best host gift you’ve received?
Posted in DIY💭, Kitchen Adventures
Tagged cocktails, dinner party, entertaining, entiltement, etiquette, flowers, gift, gift ideas, happy hour, holiday party, Hostess, inspiration, manners, party, Thoughtful
Ah! There is nothing like staying at home, for real comfort – Jane Austen Positively Purging-I welcome your feedbacks in the comments and your likes and passing the real life wisdom on to others as I embark on this new … Continue reading
Posted in Reflections
Tagged barbecue, book club, clarity, cocktails, comfort, dinner party, dreams, entertaining, etiquette, faith, happy hour, holiday party, home, Home Decor, Hostess, Jane Austen, library books, manners, mediatation, naps, relaxation, sleeping
What do I do if someone brings a guest who has a ton of dietary restrictions without giving me advanced warning? Alex answers this question as I would, “My house my rules.” I also found myself chuckling and rolling my … Continue reading
Posted in Kitchen Adventures
Tagged assumptions, comfortable, culinary challenge, dietary restrictions, dinner party, etiquette, Etiquette questions, friendships, guest, happy, Hostess, invitation, kindness, manners, plus one, plus one questions, realationships, RSVP, time management |, What would you do ?
The week before Christmas, two months after my mom died, holiday shopping and decorating sat at the bottom of my priority list. I resisted my husband’s attempts to comfort me as I grieved the loss of our family’s faith-filled matriarch. … Continue reading
Posted in Reflections
Tagged appreciation, Christmas, Christmas decorations, conversation, death, dinner party, emotions, family time, Grief, holiday, holiday home decor, holidays, hope, inspiration, intution, kindness
Finding pleasure at home-whether in a family dinner or a book club or a backyard barbecue – can give us the strength to go out into the world and do incredible things
Posted in DIY💭, Reflections
Tagged barbecue, bartender, book club, cocktails, dinner party, entertaining, etiquette, flowers, gift ideas, happy hour, holiday party, Home Decor, Hostess, manners, party