Entertaining Ideas

Host an Oscars Party – Easy Styling Tips and Food Ideas!

Hello Lovelies!

The Oscars are less than a week away and of course, it is the perfect opportunity to celebrate with some delicious appetizers and loads of champagne. Get festive and throw an Oscars Party! So, today I’ve partnered up with Jessica from Celebration Stylist to bring you some styling tips and food ideas that will have you hosting an Oscars Party in no time.

Watch on for all the food deets and then head over to Celebration Stylist to get Jessica’s styling tips. These ideas are quick and easy, so put your party hats on and get ready to have a fabulous Oscars party. Read More

Host An Adults Milk And Cookies Party!

baileys cocktail recipe Hello Lovelies!

We are rounding off the holidays and what better way to do so than to get together with a fellow blogger and do what we do best, entertain and host…each other! Alex, from Alex G. Style stopped by this past weekend for an adults milk and cookies par-tay! Our, “milk” was a choice of a Bailey’s Vanilla Milkshake or a Sugar Cookies and Cream Martini. The cocktails paired alongside both gingerbread and sugar cookies were outright delicious! So much so that between both of us, let’s just say there wasn’t much left. Oh and if that wasn’t enough, I also made a white chocolate dip, you know to top it all off! Read More

The Ultimate DIY Holiday Coffee & Dessert Bar!

holiday coffee bar

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During this holiday season, host your family and friends for a morning full of Starbucks® coffee and Lindt LINDOR truffles. Everyone wants to start his or her day with some mouthwatering goodness. So alongside your warm coffee and creamy truffles, add some milk, sugar, doughnuts, and any other favorites you deem a perfect fit. To top it off, DIY your very own fashionable yet functional “Coffee Bar” sign! It is the perfect touch to your ultimate holiday coffee and dessert bar. So, fill up your cup, head over to Target to pick up your items and enjoy the best of both worlds. Read More

I Was On The Rachael Ray Show!! Ahh, Dreams Do Come True!

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This past week was epic and I’m still in shock that within just a few days, I appeared on the Rachael Ray Show, hosted a holiday event (where people actually showed up!) and a full article was written about me in Livin’ Americana. I can not even begin to explain how grateful I am for all of your support. I’m just an average girl going after my dreams and you have made it possible for me to dream bigger than I ever imagined. So, thank you! Thank you, from the bottom of my heart! Read More

Halloween Party or More Like The Unwind Adults After Party: Table Décor Included!

halloween table ideas
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Halloween is quickly approaching and as you start planning, here is an idea for a simple, adults only gathering, table décor included. Because let’s be real, after all that trick or treating with the kids, you and your friends will need a place to sit, eat some appetizers, drink some vino and completely unwind. So, instruct the kids to go eat their candy and play amongst themselves because it is mommy, aunty, mina (what my goddaughter calls me) time! Let the Halloween party…I mean, let the unwinding begin! Read More

My Top Three Hosting Tips on Entertaining Unexpected Guests!

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Today, I’m sharing my top three hosting tips on entertaining unexpected guests! Use these simple hosting tips and you’ll always be prepared and never caught off guard.

So, without further ado let’s get to it! Watch on and as always thank you so much for watching and don’t forget to subscribe, pretty please.

Until next time.

Hugs,

Kathleen

5 Fall, Floral Tips You Will Definitely Want To Know!

Jewel tone flowers Photo Credit: Saul Metnick

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Today, I’ve partnered up with B Floral’s, owner and lead floral designer, Bronwen Smith to bring you her top fall, floral tips. I’m super excited because you know a girl loooovvveeeess her flowers!

So without further ado, let’s see what she had to say! Read More

A Table For Two! How to Host a Date Night In.

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Fall is quickly approaching and if you’re anything like me you are ready to entertain at home, bottle of wine in hand. So, today I’ve partnered up with Louis Jadot (America’s #1 selling French wine, may I just add!) to bring you the perfect “Date Night In” idea. Read More

Create Your Very Own Taco Bar And Show Taco Tuesday Whose Boss!

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This week I’m sharing my taco bar ideas!

Lucky for us Taco Tuesday comes every week. So, we’ve got a consistent chance to host our fabulous friends for some tacos and tequila! Yes, that’s right…tacos and tequila! Read More

Host A Simple, Yet Fabulous Baby Shower!

Hosting a Baby Shower As you may already know from my Champagne and Juice Box Party post, my friends are dropping like flies and if you’re experiencing the same thing then you definitely understand that motherhood has officially won the battle against cocktails. Although, I must say my friends are still very much up for some late night drinks. Just not as often as it used to be. As for me, I’m all for it as long as one of them doesn’t ever utter the dreadful words, “I’ll pass on that cocktail!” Don’t you agree?!  Read More

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