Entertaining

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

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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

The Ultimate DIY Holiday Coffee & Dessert 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

Cranberry Mimosa Recipe—The Perfect and Easiest Holiday Drink!

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This week I’m back with a holiday cocktail and not just any holiday cocktail but a cranberry mimosa recipe that will have you asking for seconds and thirds. Watch on for this easy recipe!

Here’s the written version of the mimosa recipe for your party records! Take this one out to play from time to time. Oh hell, who am I kidding…take it out to play on repeat! Read More

Let The Christmas Ideas Begin!—A Holiday Tablescape with Manzoni Desserts!

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Hello lovelies! Today, I’ve partnered up with Manzoni desserts to bring you this holiday tablescape. Let’s officially bring in the season with some festive table décor and of course, some desserts because everyone needs a good ol’ dessert. Oh yeah, and these Manzoni Bomba which are vanilla, chocolate gelatos are too die for. A holiday must have!

Side note: I actually brought them to my mom’s house for Thanksgiving and they were a huge hit! In my mom’s voice, she was like, ”Katy but why don’t you have anymore of these?” –Spanish accent included. Mind you, I brought over like ten of them. Ha-ha! Read More

My Home Goods & Target Holiday Haul

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I hope you had a fabulous Thanksgiving (for those of you that celebrate it) amongst family and friends and of course, I hope you ate lots and lots of delicious food. But now that Thanksgiving is over, you guessed it…drum roll, please…Christmas is officially here! Yup, pump up the volume on those Christmas tunes and start celebrating! 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

Easy Thanksgiving Appetizers – Try This Delicious Oven Roasted Turkey Slider!

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Our Thanksgiving preparation continues on! Today, I’m sharing an easy Thanksgiving appetizer that can also be the perfect left over meal, since you’ll already have turkey laying around. Watch on and as always if you need anything else, let me know in the comments below. Read More

Thanksgiving Ideas! Shall We Get Started With The Good Ol’ Thanksgiving Tablescape?!

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Halloween is officially behind us and for me this means that the holiday season will be here in no time. With Thanksgiving only a few weeks away, I thought I’d begin by sharing some ideas for the upcoming festivities. You know, to give us some time to prepare. So today, I’ve partnered up with Bauli desserts to bring you this Thanksgiving tablescape. The perfect table idea for your fabulous, everyone will be talking about it—Thanksgiving festivities! Read More

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

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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!

Hello lovelies! 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

get elated!