Winter Wonderland Holiday Table

The Michigan-girl in me is always lusting over a dreamy winter wonderland. Since sunny LA isn’t promising snow this year, I brought my dreams to the dinner table. You’ll love the coziness of this table for your own holiday parties. A few tricks? Use your favorite ornaments as centerpieces by clustering them together in sets of three or five. Incorporate different sizes and textures, while sticking to one color scheme (metallics,…. Read more

Summer Entertaining by Candlelight

FriYAY = happiness, so let’s set the mood for a dreamy weekend with a candlelight dinner. Step up your plans with an alfresco meal over wine and candles. I love using candles as an alternative to flowers — especially if I’m hosting last-minute. I keep several candles of varying heights in the house, as a means of stepping up the mood. I always find people are more willing to spill their…. Read more