Cookies + Ice cream = Heaven!

Ice Cream 0 Cookies + Ice cream = Heaven!

If you know me you know very well that baking is not my forte. There is something about exact measurements that make me cringe. I live to be wild and carefree in the kitchen. Cooking to taste by adding a little of this and a little of that. So, what’s the fun in baking if you’re always half a teaspoon away from a disaster?  Right?!

Well in an attempt to give baking a fair chance, I’ve vowed that in 2015 I will attempt to really learn!

Until then, I’ll stick to the likes of the famous yet, ridiculously simple ice cream sandwich.  Not only is it a crowd pleaser but also so easy to do! Dessert in minutes!

Here’s what I did:  Read More

Breakfast in Bed!

Breakfast In Bed 1 Breakfast in Bed!

There’s something about a Saturday morning that makes me feel so at ease, so relaxed. And there is nothing better than starting it off with breakfast in bed!

So, here’s to a YUMMY Saturday morning in more ways than one. Read More

Welcome to the Event Fashionista Series!

Event Fashionista 1 Welcome to the Event Fashionista Series!

For as long as I can remember, I wanted to create a space where I could feature women just like you and me. Women who celebrate life—those who entertain, design, and are oh, so fashionable.  So, I did it and I couldn’t be more excited!

Each feature will provide insight into our event fashionista’s world—from fashion to design to entertaining. It’s all about inspiring each and every one of us to live an Endlessly Elated life!

So, what better way to start than with little ol’ me! Read More

My Husband’s Pineapple Guacamole Recipe!

Guac 1 My Husbands Pineapple Guacamole Recipe!

Yes, he got his Event “Fashionisto” On!

For those of you who know my husband you know that he is definitely a guy’s guy. However, once in a while he breaks into his, “I am host” role and there’s no stopping him. He will enthusiastically describe every recipe he wants to whip up and he usually includes everything AND the kitchen sink. Although one might think I try to get involved or stop him, the truth is that I really enjoy watching him.

I mean, could I be so lucky?! My husband loves to entertain! Read More

Fashionably Styling Your Blooms!

Styling Blooms 2 Fashionably Styling Your Blooms!

I’m obsessed with flowers. The way I’m obsessed with all things celebratory. Perhaps it’s my love for soirees that keeps me always yearning for more. Simply put, they add beauty to a room! So, since my obsessions usually get the best of me I’ve researched a million and one ways on how to style my floral arrangements. I’ve tried it all. Tall vases, short vases, round vases, square vases.  White hydrangeas, pink peonies, red roses, and the list goes on and on. But ultimately I realized this, no matter what is tickling my fancy using the following steps will always get me some stylish looking blooms. Read More

Girl’s Night Out!

Girls Night Out 1 Girls Night Out!

Every once in a while, a girl’s night out is all I need. My husband would probably say it’s more like once a week, so I won’t even lie. Shall we start over?

At least once a week, a girl’s night out is all I need.

Girl Talk + Food + Wine = Lots of fun! And who doesn’t need that in their lives. There’s something special about getting together with my girlfriends and catching up. It seems like all we do is enthusiastically talk over each other, share every last detail of every waking moment (even if its only been just a week), and clink our glasses together. It always calls for a celebration and I wouldn’t trade it for anything in the world! Read More

Say Cheese! Tips on Styling your Cheese Platter

Cheese Platter 2 Say Cheese! Tips on Styling your Cheese Platter

If you are anything like me food is a guilty pleasure, an obsession. It’s up there with the likes of fashion, entertaining, and home décor! And while most foods tickle my fancy cheese definitely has a very special place in my belly. It’s why I live by the philosophy that cheese makes everything better. Wouldn’t you agree?

So, when in need of a quick fix for some impromptu entertaining, I fall back on the good ol’ cheese platter. It not only gives me an excuse to do a little over indulging but styling a cheese platter well that’s just an art. And nothing makes me happier than designing and eating at the very same time! Read More