Stella and Dot trunk show

Stella and Dot Trunk Show Brunch

Stella and Dot trunk showI was recently asked to style and host a Stella and Dot Trunk Show for a new stylist.  I obviously couldn’t resist.  I mean, what woman doesn’t love beautiful jewelry and a reason to party with girlfriends.   The color scheme was the Stella and Dot logo colors.  The brunch was a savory and sweet mix.  By clicking on the highlighted text, you will be linked to the recipes I used and to the Stella and Dot website.

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Elevated Outdoor Entertaining

Elevating Outdoor Entertaining

The beautiful weather we have had lately in New England is inspiring many to start entertaining outdoors.  Who doesn’t love to sit outside and enjoy the beautiful blooms and lush green foliage.  Paper plates and bare tabletops are perfect for casual get-to-gathers, but for a more elevated evening here are a few simple tips and ideas. Read More →

Kentucky Derby party

Run for the Roses- Kentucky Derby Inspired Party

This past weekend we were able to watch and celebrate the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby.  Living in Louisville, Kentucky for three years, we fell in love with the Derby. This is my way of keeping a little bit of the Derby and Kentucky with me wherever I call home. What can I say, I left a piece of my heart in Kentucky.  Read More →

Derby inspired tablescape

Kentucky Derby Inspired Tablescape

The first weekend in May means it’s the Derby in Kentucky.  “Run for the Roses”, one of the most revered traditions in Sports, and a proud tradition in Louisville, Kentucky.  Setting a table that reminds guests of the roses, the horses, the finery of the hats and dresses……..It’s a tradition worthy of it’s inspiration. Read More →


Inspired Craftroom – My creative space


Everyone has a space, a place, or something that inspires them.  We all have unique interests and hobbies, goals, and things that appeal to us.  One place that allows me to tap into my creative side is my beloved craftroom/happy place. Read More →


Vintage Burlap and Lace Wedding

With all the beautiful foliage and flowers starting to appear after a very long winter, I am thinking about summer weddings.  Who doesn’t love a beautiful bride and the ambiance that only a wedding can create. Read More →

St. Patrick’s Day Tablescape


Love this recent St Patrick’s day tablescape I did.  Rose folded napkin completes the plate.

Bee Inspired and create something beautiful today,



Thank Heaven for Little Girls Baby Shower

I recently had an opportunity to plan a baby shower for an expectant mother of a baby girl.  When I started thinking about what I wanted the theme to be, I knew it had to be pink and it had to be frilly.  I saw the printable, “Thank Heaven for Little Girls” on Seriously Daisies and knew that this was it.  I used different shades of pink and the cute printable throughout.



Napkin rings made to match the theme.  White linens with a sparkly pink gauze over lay. Read More →