summer entertaining

Set the table for Romance

Happy February, friends! There are so many reasons to celebrate this month, but in my humble opinion, the most delightful is Valentine’s Day! Flowers, chocolates, ribbons, candy,…

  • Summer Dinner Party

    Summer Dinner Party

    Summer entertaining should be easy and breezy, not overly stressful. Yet, that doesn’t mean it can’t be a little dressed up. Since setting the table happens before… More

  • Like Rosé? Try Frosé!

    Like Rosé? Try Frosé!

    It’s the first weekend in August, which means it is H-O-T and time is running out! If summer were a roller coaster ride….we’re about to take the… More

  • Summer Entertaining – A Progressive Dinner

    Summer Entertaining – A Progressive Dinner

    This past weekend, we hosted a neighborhood progressive dinner, along with two of our darling neighbors. These have always been one of my favorite types of parties,… More

  • Seattle Garden Party

    Seattle Garden Party

    Just back from Seattle and reflecting on an amazing few days. This was my inagural visit to Seattle, so my friends Jeanne, the insanely talented illustrator and blogger from… More

  • Summer Entertaining Essential: Monogrammed Napkins

    Summer Entertaining Essential: Monogrammed Napkins

    Many of you are entertaining this summer….and whether it’s a relaxed gathering by the pool, a casual picnic at the beach or a formal dinner under the… More