I LOVE to entertain and host dinners and parties. I also LOVE to give nice gifts hostess gifts when visiting. With those two thoughts in mind, I put together a... Holiday Hostess Gift Guide *this post contains affiliate links* Entertaining during the Christmas season is one of my favorite things. As I put together this Holiday Hostess Gift Guide, I did it from the perspective of  how I entertain. Picture  me, opening my front door to you.  There are candles burning brightly in the entryway, and I'm wearing a pretty hostess apron.   Red Metal and Glass Lantern, Set of … [Read more...]

It's Cyber Monday! Raise your hand if you've been shopping for deals online. I want to make your Christmas shopping a breeze, so I joined with some of my blogging pals and created the The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide.  Here's my part.  I'd love for you to stop here and here and check out all the goodness. And if you choose to purchase through the links there... you will make my day and help support me and An Extraordinary Day.  Mwah!   And now... It's time for Project Inspire{d}! I am so glad you're here!    Mary Beth from Cupcakes and Crinoline ~ Malia from Yesterday on … [Read more...]

Christmas is just 24 days away.  Are you feeling a little bit stressed? Today I'm here to help take away some of the shopping stress. Take a deep breath and explore my...   Holiday Gift Guide for the Entertainer ~ Part 1     *this post contains affiliate links* I love Christmas time! Decorating my home and hosting open houses and dinner parties make my heart sing. But, I know that it isn't necessarily the easiest thing for everyone.  In fact, it can be down right daunting. That's where this Holiday Gift Guide for the Entertainer comes in... One thing I always do for open … [Read more...]