Nutcracker Dinner Party & DIY Wreath

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Nutcracker Dinner Party Crab Dip Creamy Broccoli Soup Shrimp Casserole Cheese Biscuits English Mincemeat Pie Grand Marnier Grapes (to garnish dessert plates) A collection of Santa’s, angels, nutcrackers, or snowmen make an easy centerpiece.  Cluster your collections by color, size, or shape to heighten visual impact.  Lining luminaries up your front steps always creates a welcoming … { read more }

Children’s Gingerbread House Decorating Party

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Children's Gingerbread House Decorating Party Gingerbread houses were a memorable part of my childhood and a wonderful tradition during the holiday season. Earlier, we showed you instructions for making 3 different types of gingerbread houses. Today, we want to share with you inspiration for hosting a children's gingerbread house decorating party! PARTY TIPS: Build the bases of the houses so … { read more }

How To Make Gingerbread Houses

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How To Make Gingerbread Houses Christmas comes to our house with a whole set of customs, rituals, and traditions.  Since this is a time of traditions and a time to enjoy friends, making gingerbread houses and giving Tea Parties are without a doubt our favorite tradition.  Each year, my Mom and I give a Gingerbread House Tea Party for friends. Only silver trays are used because it is a grand … { read more }

DIY: Very Berry Holiday Tree & Ornament

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Driscoll's Very Berry DIYs This year take a fresh new approach to holiday crafts and make them edible! This Very Berry Holiday Tree created by cookbook author Tish Boyle is the ideal holiday 'DIY' that let's you get your craft on and save money too – in under an hour. When the folks at Driscoll's shared these DIY ideas with me, I knew I had to share them with you!  Super delicious and easy to … { read more }

Holiday Cocktails & Festive Winter Recipes

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Winter Holiday Party Planner Looking for some fabulously festive cocktail recipes paired with delicious appetizers? Got that! Take a look inside this Winter Holiday Party Planner for dozens of recipes and sample menus! And if you like Jack Daniels, you're in for a treat! I had the honor of writing this Winter Edition Cookbook so I hope you enjoy! More Holiday Cocktail Recipes And for some … { read more }

Holiday Weddings: Decor Details

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Holiday Weddings The little details are my favorite part of a wedding - the escort cards, table numbers, door wreaths - I eat it up. All of these details add to the beauty of a wedding, and today we're showcasing holiday and winter wedding details from invitations to flower petal cones. What is your favorite wedding detail? Table Number - Timeless Paper Holiday Lights Invitation - Lasso D' … { read more }

GIVEAWAY: Mod Candy Cane Collection

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CONGRATULATIONS CASSIE! We used random.org and you were our winner! We'll put you in touch with The Celebration Shoppe so you can get your fabulous Mod Candy Cane Collection! If you did not win, no worries, the collection is 40% off through tonight at midnight so jump over and get yours! Mod Candy Cane Collection Giveaway Peppermint and candy canes are some of my favorite flavors … { read more }

Winter Wonderland: A Moxii Holiday Shoot

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Winter Wonderland: A Moxii Holiday Shoot Photography by Kristen Steele Photography I first came across this darling store this fall while visiting Auburn, Alabama for a football game. Instantly, I fell in love with their home decor and whimsy, yet sophisticated style. Their bird card cage holder hangs in my office adorned with notes and pictures. Co-0wner and in-house interior designer, … { read more }

A Classic Holiday Party: Anders Ruff Holiday Collection Part 2

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A Classic Holiday Party This classic holiday party by Anders Ruff Custom Designs is the second part of their holiday collection! If you missed Part 1, the Vintage Holiday party, click here! Just like their Vintage party, this Classic Holiday Party does not disappoint! From the peppermint topiary trees to the brightly colored felt wreaths, this classic party is perfect for children and adults! … { read more }

A Vintage Holiday Party: Anders Ruff Holiday Collection Part 1

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A Vintage Holiday Anders Ruff Designs blows me away on a regular basis. You might recall I teamed up with the fabulous duo for both Pink-O-Ween and Thanksgiving Tables. So when I saw their Holiday Collection, I was not surprised it was stunning! This vintage holiday design is full of polka dots, candy cane stripes, damask, and star-bursts. Colors are pink, blue, lime green, and red. This design … { read more }