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Entertaining Guide for the Holidays

Holiday Entertaining Guide Holiday gathering is so much more than the meal itself. It’s how we pass on traditions from one generation to the next. It’s how we nourish our souls and honor our history. Formal or casual, holiday entertaining is all about family and friendship. In this [...]

By |2017-12-01T10:52:40+00:00December 8th, 2016|Christmas, Holiday|1 Comment

Perfect Paperwhites in Pots

One of the easiest and most popular winter duties is growing pots of beautiful, fragrant Paperwhite Narcissus.  Paperwhites provide clusters of white flowers and perfume the season when we you need it most, and you can time them to bloom exactly when you desire.  For a beautiful blooming centerpiece on your Thanksgiving table, start them [...]

By |2018-05-09T13:54:00+00:00November 9th, 2016|Fall, Gardening, Holiday, Home Decor|9 Comments

Christmas Decorating Trends for 2015 by Eric Cortina

Autumn is finally here, and our thoughts are drawn to the upcoming holiday season. Planning our parties, decorating the tree for Christmas and getting the home ready for guests are all part of this time of year. To help you decide on the direction to go with your decorations this holiday season, I have gathered [...]

Entertaining Guide for the Holidays by Barbara McGraw

Gathering with family and friends is what the holidays are all about.  During this busy season it’s essential to be prepared to spread holiday cheer.  By taking some time now to see what you need, you’ll be ready to party with panache. […]

Decorating Trends for Christmas 2014 by Eric Cortina

The Holidays are upon us, and it’s time to start thinking about decorating your home for the Christmas season.  This is the most wonderful time of the year to celebrate with family and friends, and adding greenery and cherished ornaments will add to the memories created. The trends for this Christmas are not brand new, but [...]

Do It Yourself | Vintage French Shadowbox | A Tutorial

I just love the look of vintage french typography on furniture and wall plaques that I’m seeing everywhere right now! Have you seen furniture painted in that yummy chalk paint with it’s soft antique waxed surface? Wouldn’t you love to know how you can create that same look? I did and so I experimented and [...]

By |2014-07-14T03:09:38+00:00July 14th, 2014|Home Decor|4 Comments

“Summertime and the Living’s Easy…” | Tips for Entertaining Outdoors

When I think of summer I imagine cool salty breezes on bright sunny days infused with the scent of cocoa butter. I close my eyes and can hear the sounds of splashing and laughter, while visualizing myself lounging poolside with a tropical drink in hand. I anticipate balmy evenings spent on the patio with family [...]

By |2014-07-02T15:44:53+00:00July 2nd, 2014|Entertaining & Healthy Living, Patio|0 Comments

Home Décor Trends for 2014 by Eric Cortina

The beginning of every year I have the opportunity to travel to different trade shows both domestically as well as abroad in Europe.  I look forward to seeing all the new product introductions as well as seeing what the industry is predicting to be on trend for home décor.  Here are some of the top [...]

Spring Floral Palette Trends By Christopher Nichols

“Nostalgic Icon” Blush and Nude Tones: Vintage, Feminine and Soft Reminiscent of the glamorous 1920’s, 30’s and 40’s, this trend pulls from soft shades of “barely there” to “a lighter shade of pale” pinks, which are making this one the most sought after color pallets for 2014.  There is a resurgence of gold and bronze [...]