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 else.    Shop... 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, and even tents are booking fast, and far into the future. This bride is planning for fall of... 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 simple anymore.... 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 hoping this... 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 always do... 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 get everything... Read more »