Out of Stock Until WHEN???? Shop Local Instead

It’s all over the news: Shortages are threatening the holidays. Get your orders in early, or you’ll miss out! Maybe this year, more than any other year, we need something […] Read more »

Feeling like You’re Missing Out?

“I thought I’d have more time!” the bride-to-be explained. Event venues, caterers, planners, florists, portable bathroom hire, and even tents are booking fast, and far into the future. This bride […] Read more »

Is It Too Early to Start Planning?

Event planners and self-planning advice articles and blogs will tell you, “No, it’s never too early to start planning.” As with everything else these days, that answer doesn’t feel so […] Read more »

The Joy of Celebrating Small 

Many of my clients have discovered a new outlook on marking special occasions: the joy of celebrating small. The pandemic may have forced us to minimize group size for the safety of all, but I’m […] Read more »

Too Good to be This Easy – Homemade Chocolate Truffles

Get a Head Start on Head Turning Valentine’s Day Treats! I just love chocolate! Especially melt-in-your-mouth truffles. Over the years, I’ve learned to make several kinds, and — as I […] Read more »

New Year, No Pressure: Three Why Nots for Home Cooks 

It’s that time again: a New Year, another promise to make a whole new you.    Personally, I’m not big on New Year’s resolutions, because I never really believe I will follow through. After a hectic season trying to […] Read more »