hospitality · Recipes

Company Salad Bar: Easy Summer Menu

During the summer months I try to incorporate "salad for supper" once a week. Surprisingly enough, my husband is a huge fan of this meal! It's light yet filling and doesn't heat up the kitchen which makes me a big fan, too! I decided to serve the "salad for supper" menu when my parents joined… Continue reading Company Salad Bar: Easy Summer Menu

Holidays · hospitality

Colorful Thanksgiving Tablescape {2018}

this post contains affiliate links Every other year I host Thanksgiving at my house, and I eagerly anticipate every step of the process! I was really excited to put this tablescape together, and today I'll take you through my process. I saved pins and Instagram pictures that caught my attention, then decided what elements of… Continue reading Colorful Thanksgiving Tablescape {2018}


Meat and Potatoes Entertaining Menu

Here's another go-to entertaining menu that's great for serving "meat and potato lovers."¬†This a great menu for picky eaters and one that requires minimal prep time! My husband's side of the family aren't adventurous eaters. They like basic meals that are heavy on the meat. Recently we invited Paul's dad and brother in law to… Continue reading Meat and Potatoes Entertaining Menu


Casual Sunday Dinner {A Year of Tablescapes}

This is the first in a year-long series of posts that I'll bring to the blog each month! I've done several posts showing how I set the table for holidays and special events like Mother's Day, but I want to show you how I set the table casual events as well. Executing a pretty and… Continue reading Casual Sunday Dinner {A Year of Tablescapes}

Decor · Holidays

Romantic Gold and White Holiday Table Setting

Have you ever seen a beautiful home in a magazine and wished for a moment that you lived there? Many times those homes are totally impractical for our lifestyles, having been staged for photography, but they are truly picture-perfect. I love setting a beautiful dining room table because it allows me to create one of… Continue reading Romantic Gold and White Holiday Table Setting