How to Host a Stress Free Bridal Shower

This post has been sponsored by Huhtamaki, Inc. makers of the Chinet® brand. All thoughts and opinions are my own.

Most of you are aware that I have had a lot of wedding blog posts featuring lots of wedding events as we were preparing for my son’s wedding. One comment I received over and over was that many of you are busy, don’t own a large number of plates, and yet still want to host a bridal shower for a close friend or relative. Today I am going to show how you can host a bridal shower that works for any size group and is easy to prepare and clean up.

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We Found New Outdoor Patio Furniture!

We did it! We replaced our teak outdoor patio furniture on our back porch. And guess what? We replaced our 23-year-old teak furniture with new teak furniture from Arhaus! This Arhaus furniture is by far one of the nicest things we have ever done in our home. We have all spent so much time on our back porch these last few days and I couldn’t be any happier. You should also know that Arhaus is having a big outdoor sale right now!

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How to Make a Charcuterie Board

how to make a charcuterie board

Lately, I have been a bit obsessed with Charcuterie boards. There are so many different boards you can create as I have seen them range from cookies to cheese to lots of great appetizers. Today I am going to share how to make a charcuterie board. I have also joined some of my blogger friends who have created a lot of fabulous Charcuterie Boards. Be sure to scroll down to the end to see all of their wonderful ideas.

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How to Expand Your Living Space by Bringing the Outdoors Inside

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There are always challenges living in a one hundred year old home. The lighting still blinks when the A/C comes on. We have one outlet in the dining room and it’s in the middle of the floor (underneath my rug). And until now, we haven’t been able to leave our french doors open because we have no screen doors. But that has all changed, thanks to my partnership with Phantom Screens.

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Creating the Perfect 4th of July Decor for a Backyard Barbecue

This post is sponsored by JOANN. It may contain affiliate links but all words, reviews, and opinions are mine.

I am so excited about the decor and fabrics I found at JOANN for my 4th of July decor. I know there is no red, but I love gold, navy and white! And wait until you see the fabric with the names of the fifty states!

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