Frugal Living · hospitality

Summer Hostess Gift

I see a lot of ideas on Instagram and Pinterest for "quick" hostess/teacher/appreciation gifts, but most of them are expensive and involve alcohol. Neither of those are things I can work with, so today I'm sharing a simple and inexpensive appreciation gift that doesn't include booze. LOL. I really loved having a stash of supplies… Continue reading Summer Hostess Gift


3 Tips For Creating a Comfortable Guest Room

this post contains affiliate links Creating a comfortable guest room doesn't require a major home renovation - just a few simple tasks! Whether you have an actual "spare" room that is reserved for company or a room that is vacated when company is expected, these tips will help you create a space that is inviting… Continue reading 3 Tips For Creating a Comfortable Guest Room

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}


How To Be A Polite Guest

Did you know there are only 53 days left until Christmas? That's only seven weekends! Not only that....there are 20 days left until Thanksgiving, which is basically the official beginning of the "Holiday Season." With the beginning of the holiday season comes church parties, work parties, family get-togethers, and more. I'm excited about that! We… Continue reading How To Be A Polite Guest

hospitality · Recipes

How I Love, Welcome, Serve

this post contains affiliate links Early last year my friend Whitney Jordan told me about an Instagram account she thought I'd like. She knows I love sweet southern women with a sense of humor who value good food and good hair - and that's definitely true about Amy Hannon (on Instagram as @eunamaes)! As I've… Continue reading How I Love, Welcome, Serve