Memorial Day 2022

As we head into Memorial Day weekend, I wanted to share some fun recipes, courtesy of Edley’s BBQ, to add some extra pizzaz to your holiday. Edley’s is our go-to for delicious BBQ here in Music City (they also have locations in Chattanooga and Glen Carbon, IL) and they were kind enough to bring overContinue reading “Memorial Day 2022”

Bridgerton Round 2 + Tablecloth Size Guide

Thank you to Vietri for sponsoring this post (paid partnership) RESOURCES Dinner and Salad Plates, Flatware, Stemware: Vietri (paid partnership) Dinner Plates: Chroma Dinner Plate Dessert/Salad Plates: Baroque Glass Salad Plate Flatware: Aladdin Place Setting Wine Glasses: Rainbow Assorted Wine Glasses Coupes: Rainbow Assorted Coupe Champagne Glasses Napkins: Mrs. Alice Placemats: Mrs. Alice Tablecloth: Mrs.Continue reading “Bridgerton Round 2 + Tablecloth Size Guide”

Host the Ultimate Bridal/Baby Shower

I always get a lot of questions about hosting events, but people seem to be most curious about baby and bridal showers. I totally get it – these events can be a mine field! Games or no games? How do I manage all the co-hostesses? And of course, how do I choose decor? Well, wonderContinue reading “Host the Ultimate Bridal/Baby Shower”

Delegate the Décor: Produce Perfection

As much as I love flowers, I also love an unexpected centerpiece, and Host & Toast Luxury delivered in spades for my most recent tablescape. Host & Toast is a concierge hospitality service based in Nashville, and the owner, Anne Elizabeth McIntosh, can do everything from grazing tables to candy boards to food styling. SheContinue reading “Delegate the Décor: Produce Perfection”

Summer Nights, Part 2: The Easiest Dinner Party Ever

*Thank you to Dillard’s for sponsoring this post. This post includes affiliate links, which means I earn a small commission from purchases made through them.* Today I’m finishing up my “Summer Nights” series (read Part One here) with lots of ideas for hosting the easiest dinner party that’s all about savoring these late July evenings.Continue reading “Summer Nights, Part 2: The Easiest Dinner Party Ever”

Summer Nights, Part 1: The Ultimate Outdoor Movie Night

*This post includes affiliate links, which means I earn a small commission from purchases made through them. Thank you to Dillard’s for sponsoring this post; all Dillard’s items were gifted.* Today is the first of a two-part series that I’m calling “Summer Nights.” These posts are all about taking advantage of that late sunset andContinue reading “Summer Nights, Part 1: The Ultimate Outdoor Movie Night”

Delegate the Table Décor – Flying Sheep Country (+ Discount Code!)

*This post includes affiliate links, which means I earn a small commission from purchases made through them.* RESOURCES: Use code SOUTHERN2O for 20% off your order from Flying Sheep Country (paid partnership)! Tablecloth: Flying Sheep Country, Garden & Vine Tablecloth (on sale!) Napkins: Flying Sheep Country, Garden & Vine Napkins (on sale!) Napkin Rings: FlyingContinue reading “Delegate the Table Décor – Flying Sheep Country (+ Discount Code!)”

Delegating Summer Cocktails: The Ultimate Garnish Bar

*Thank you to 21 Seeds for sponsoring this post* Memorial Day was the unofficial start of summer and after 2020, I’m embracing this season with a renewed appreciation and enthusiasm. I love summertime entertaining because it’s inherently more relaxed – at a certain point it just gets too hot down here to be fancy. WhileContinue reading “Delegating Summer Cocktails: The Ultimate Garnish Bar”

Delegate the Decor – Beachy Vibes in Nashville

It’s been rainy and chilly in Nashville lately and I’m dreaming of lazy days at the beach. Luckily, my last photoshoot included this fantastic take on a beachside dinner that brings ALL the sunny vibes. While we’re counting down the days until summer vacation (almost there!), I’m relying on this table to help me driftContinue reading “Delegate the Decor – Beachy Vibes in Nashville”

Delegate the Décor – A BOW-dacious Baby Shower

*This post includes some affiliate links, meaning I earn a small commission on purchases made through them.* It’s official – I am besotted with bows! As a Christmas gift to myself (I know…ha!), I bought a set of Vista Alegre’s Ruban Blue china which I’ve been coveting for years. It’s sadly discontinued so you haveContinue reading “Delegate the Décor – A BOW-dacious Baby Shower”