Throwing an Eco Friendly Party? Check Out These Ideas for Sustainable Celebrations!

Spring is in the air and the weather is finally starting to warm up a bit. With the chaos of the holidays far behind us, it is time to start thinking about entertaining again! Throwing an eco friendly party may take a bit of planning.  However, focusing on a few green party ideas is a great way to reduce your carbon footprint.  From natural party decorations to reducing your garbage output, make sustainability a focus for your next get together!  Can we say Earth Day Party?  Woo-Hoo! Eco Friendly Party … [Read more...]

Cheese Board Ideas for Delicious Entertaining Made Easy!

These cheese board ideas have been sponsored by Stella Cheese but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. Everyone has different traditions regarding the holidays. For some people, black Friday shopping is a ton of fun. Others enjoy caroling or Elf on the Shelf. For me, the things that make holidays most memorable are food and family. We just spent a week with out of town guests that we haven't seen in two years. Our week was full of fun times and LOTS of food! Since I have a serious cheese addiction, I will tell you right now … [Read more...]

New Year’s Eve Party Must Haves: A Soapstone Appetizer Tray from SPARQ Home

With Christmas behind us and New Year's fast approaching I am starting to browse through cookbooks and recipe sites looking for creative appetizer recipes. We have a New Year's Eve party to go to with some friends of ours who are just as passionate about eating as we are. It should be a great selection of food and I want to find something to wow my friends with. I have come to realize over the last year or so that while the flavors of the food are important, it is equally important that they be presented with a bit of a flourish! I recently … [Read more...]