How-Tos and Inspiration
During the holidays, my husband and I often go out to friends' houses for dinner and we always bring wine. Instead of buying traditional wine bags, I decided to make my own wine covers to add a personal and festive touch to the hostess gift this year.
If you’re hosting Thanksgiving dinner this year, there’s a good chance that you’ve already started planning the menu. But have you thought about how to decorate your dining table? Thanksgiving table décor doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive. Here are some easy table setting ideas to get you started.
If you're planning a get together for the 4th of July and are in need of easy peasy décor ideas, you'll love this look.
This simple DIY centrepiece is the perfect last minute project to add a festive touch to any Canada Day celebrations. Display it either indoor or outdoor to give your table an instant pop of patriotic red and white flair.
Of course there are more than 14 reasons why I love my partner, but 14 seemed the appropriate number for the occasion.
Have you ever received a present that was so beautifully wrapped that you didn’t want to open it? It’s a wonderful feeling to know that as much attention was given to the wrapping as it was to the gift itself.
Every year, on the last Sunday of November my friends and I get together to make tourtières. It's our way to kick off the winter and holiday season. We usually freeze them until Christmas Eve, so we have a quick and easy meal ready to eat with our families.
Here is another quick and easy holiday decorating idea to bring some festive style to your home. Have you ever received a holiday card that’s so beautiful that you don’t want to throw it out once the season is over?
If you're cringing at the thought of using fake snow in your house because you think it's tacky, I'm hoping that this post will change your mind. Sometimes, all is needed is a little fake snow to get that perfect winter wonderland look.
One of our co-workers just had a baby. Him and his wife are beyond thrilled. It's their first baby and he's super excited to be celebrating his first Father's Day.
It's that time of the year again, post holidays, when you might be considering getting a gym membership to get a fresh start on the New Year.
I just love starting the New Year with a new calendar. This year I bought an oversized stylish wall calendar that plays double duty: it keeps track of our family's schedule and acts as a piece of modern art on our walls. This is the kind of calendar you don't want to hang behind the pantry door or inside a kitchen cupboard hoping that no one will see it. Au contraire, you'll want to show it off because it's so chic.
If you have only a few minutes to decorate for Christmas, hang a holiday wreath. It's a simple and easy way to add instant holiday cheer to your house. They come in all styles, shapes and colors so you're guaranteed to find one to match your décor or holiday theme. According to Elle magazine, these are the best ones you'll find this season.
Since we eat with our eyes first, I always like to create a good first impression by dressing up my dining table with an eye-catching centerpiece.