Summer Delegating & Re-Using What You Own

I’m a firm believer that the colors red, white and blue can be used all summer long and not just on national holidays. Of course they’re perfect for patriotic parties, but I love the color-combo for other events, especially anything coastal-themed. Thus, when I headed to Watercolor, Florida for a summer family trip, I grabbedContinue reading “Summer Delegating & Re-Using What You Own”

Summer Citrus Tablescape: Charleston Edition

When you combine the talents of three women who focus their careers on entertaining and events, you’re going to get something special. And that’s exactly what happened when Paige Minear, Caroline Frierson and your’s truly met-up in Charleston and put together one heck of a summer cocktail party. When Paige and I decided to travelContinue reading “Summer Citrus Tablescape: Charleston Edition”

Delegate the Derby: Part 1

And just like that, we’re off to the races yet again! May is such a crazy month for events, and it feels like everything is back-to-back, especially with Easter so late this year. There’s the Derby, Cinco De Mayo, Steeplechase (for all my Nashville friends) and then Mother’s Day. It’s just too much to celebrate.Continue reading “Delegate the Derby: Part 1”

Delegate Easter

When I first met Paige Minear (of “The Pink Clutch” blog), I knew I wanted to be her friend. She’s southern to the core, and shares the same design aesthetic I love. She’s also a delegator in her own way, and that combined with her great sense of humor, made us fast friends. We decidedContinue reading “Delegate Easter”

Delegate the Details: Posh Parties for Kids

I’ve hit the jackpot for kids’ parties in Nashville and the surrounding area. The company is called “Let It B Love,” and the owner, Jessi, is one of the kindest and most creative women I’ve met. She is currently best known for her teepee parties, where she provides just about everything you need for aContinue reading “Delegate the Details: Posh Parties for Kids”

Delegate Valentine’s Day

Well, it’s officially that time of year in the South when the weather is cold and the skies are grey. Enter Valentine’s Day. Whether you’re a fan or not, it’s the perfect excuse to pull out every shade of pink and red and bring some color to these dreary winter days. I’m not getting intoContinue reading “Delegate Valentine’s Day”

Paper Party Vendors

When it comes to entertaining, it doesn’t get any easier than using paper products. Thankfully, you no longer have to sacrifice fashion for function, as there are so many wonderful sources for paper party goods. I’ve listed my top go-to online stores for everything from plates, napkins, balloons to mini piñatas. There are banners, cakeContinue reading “Paper Party Vendors”

Delegate the Tailgate

Well y’all it’s the middle of tailgate season, and I’ve got a few hacks to help you remain the hostess-with-the-mostess, without breaking a sweat. Now, given that it’s been hotter than hell here in Tennessee the entire month of September, you’re still probably going to sweat, but hopefully none of it’s stress-related. I can tellContinue reading “Delegate the Tailgate”

Delegating with Draper James: An End-of-Summer Tablescape

Well friends, we’ve made it to the end of the summer, and I’m actually excited for the change in seasons here in Nashville. Maybe it’s because my kids go back to school, and as much as I love them, mamma needs a break. I’ve also already purchased a new closet-full of sweaters and swapped outContinue reading “Delegating with Draper James: An End-of-Summer Tablescape”

Yellow Everything

I used to be scared of the color yellow. Now, I find myself almost always gravitating to it when looking for flowers, linens or other decor items. It’s a no-brainer for summer parties, but I also love using it for early-fall entertaining. While I was procrastinating writing this post and spending way too much moneyContinue reading “Yellow Everything”