What a mama wants while in quarantine.

What a mama wants while in quarantine.

A Mother's Day while in quarantine is certainly going to look a little different. However, I think our society has woken up to see our moms are also super hero's during this pandemic. Many of our friends are homeschooling their own kids, while working full time, running a household, and telling everyone everything is going to be OK, while they are questioning what the heck is going on in our world right now.  So, we asked the question, what do you want for Mother's Day 2020?  The answers were generally the same. A simple gift that is personalized with breakfast in...

5th Wedding Anniversary

The fifth wedding anniversary is an achievement not to be overlooked.

I personally found it challenging to find my husband something that represented the 5th anniversary chart - wood. I ended up getting him a sign that looked like wood. Lol My thoughts then and still are now, you want to give a gift that represents your love, something that shows you put thought and attention into the gift. Whether it is wood or not. It just needs to come from your heart.

I cant speak for all woman but I can speak for my self. I just want to...

The Art is in the imperfection. By Judith Tuck

The Art is in the Imperfection

“We love the imperfect shapes in nature and in the works of art, look for an intentional error as a sign of the golden key and sincerity found in true mastery.”

Dejan Stojanovic 


And such is the same in life...

“You don't love someone because they're perfect, you love them in spite of the fact that they're not.”

Jodi Picoult, My Sister's Keeper 


“One of the basic rules of the universe...

Making a Desirable Food Arrangement

Food placement is critical in creating a desirable and memorable event. How you organize and place specific pieces of food regardless of what they are, or how they are prepared is essential to making the event an extreme success.


Things to Remember:


Before you begin plating consider what you are serving. Is it a steak dinner or something more delicate like a side dish or appetizer? Also make sure to remember portion sizes, try to create a well-balanced meal. 


Choosing the Right Dish:

Consider what size plate you will need based on what you are serving. Make...

To Pair or Not To Pair…

Have you ever asked the question, what exactly do I pair with this white wine? Here’s some quick tips on what to pair with these common wine types:

Dry White

Dry white wines such as Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Grigio, Albarino and Gruner Veltliner are best paired with vegetables such as greens and roasted vegetables, carbs such as breads and crackers, or proteins such as fish.

Sweet White

Sweet white wines such as Riesling, Chenin Blanc and Moscato are best paired with soft cheeses, carbs, cured or smoked meats and can also be served with desserts.

Rich White