Entertaining
When a birthday sneaks up on you and you don’t have time to plan, we got you covered! Sharing our last minute ideas, supplies and even a printable to keep you organized and
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How to Throw a Last Minute Birthday Party!
Entertaining
No cooking involved for this wine and cheese party! The easiest menu, that takes very little planning and works for every season. Here are some simple ideas for hosting a wine and cheese
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How to Host a Wine and Cheese Party
Entertaining
Serving wine, especially to guests, can be intimidating! This guide is full of basic and helpful tips to build your confidence when serving wine. Pin or print our wine serving guide and refer
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Easy and Helpful Tips for Serving Wine
Entertaining
Ideas for hosting a charming Oscar party at home! We host an annual event every year in celebration of the Oscars. While we’re not in Beverly Hills, and Wolfgang Puck isn’t cooking for us
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How to Host a Charming Oscar Party at Home
Entertaining
If you’re throwing a kids barnyard birthday party and need ideas, look no further! We’re sharing all of the details from my son’s Charming Barnyard Birthday Party that was a total hit! I couldn’t
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A Charming Barnyard Birthday Party
Entertaining
Hosting an outdoor movie night during the summer is exciting and always fun! We’re sharing our guide and the best projector so you can host a charming movie night right in your backyard! How
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Everything You Need to Host an Outdoor Movie Night!
Holidays
The 4th is so nostalgic for most of us living in the United States. It usually starts with the town parade, then onto swimming, outdoor play, the most festive bbq and then fireworks!
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A Charming 4th of July Party
Entertaining
Who’s ready for a pool party?! Summer is all about spending time outside and planning a pool party is one of our favorites ways to soak up the summer sun! Here are three
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3 Charming Summer Pool Party Themes!
Entertaining
In the beginning of the year I teamed up with Brit + Co to create an online class all about hosting a charming cocktail party! I share some of my go-to tips for
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Free Course: How to Host a Charming Cocktail Party!
Entertaining
I love the idea of a college graduation bubbly bar! Champagne is a novelty and always enjoyed at the most prestigious celebrations! It’s the perfect way to toast a proud college grad who
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A College Graduation Bubbly Bar!
Entertaining
I couldn’t be happier that my first brunch at our house was not only incredibly fun, but also educational! We teamed up with ScholarShare 529 and invited a few of my friends, who
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A Spring Brunch with ScholarShare 529
Entertaining
We partnered with P-touch Embellish to bring you this post! I love a good lemonade stand as much as a 5-year-old, but I decided to give it a charming twist that’s better suited for
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A Charming Lemonade Bar for Adults
Entertaining
Zan and I got married 10 years ago (I know!!), and as newlyweds we loved to entertain in our tiny Studio City apartment. Now, fast forward so many years, and I’m still using
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Setting the Table with Macy’s Wedding Registry
Holidays
I absolutely love the idea of hosting a cookie swap around the holidays! It’s a casual and fun party theme that can be hosted during the day or later in the evening, depending
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7 Steps for Hosting a Cookie Swap 
Holidays
This post is sponsored by Brother P-touch Embellish Ribbon & Tape Printer. Hosting a holiday party this year? We have such a charming set-up for you and a very delicious, festive Mulled Pineapple Cider recipe!
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Winter Wonderland Holiday Bar
Entertaining
With November upon us, I wanted to share my 5 steps to a beautiful Thanksgiving tablescape. Twice a year I like to do a little more of an elaborate table escape and, of
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5 Steps to a Beautiful Thanksgiving Tablescape
Entertaining
This charming and traditional Halloween party was inspired by the original Halloween decorations created by a company named Beistle. In the 1920’s, Beistle created a line of Halloween decorations that helped popularize Halloween
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A Charming & Traditional Halloween Party
Eats & Drinks
Are you all ready for the most incredible Fondue spread ever?! We had a blast creating the ultimate fall fondue party that’s perfect for entertaining! Fondue has been one of my all time
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The Ultimate Fall Fondue Party
Entertaining
We teamed up with Etsy to create a charming ice cream bar for summer parties! Etsy has always been an amazing resource for crafts and supplies for us, I could spend hours browsing!
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How to Create a Charming Ice Cream Bar
Eats & Drinks
This bar idea is one of my favorite entertaining ideas yet and a great way to kick off a party! We created a Mix & Match Garden Cocktail Bar that gives your guests
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Mix & Match Garden Cocktail Bar
Eats & Drinks
You don’t have to be a mixologist to follow our Mix & Match cocktail guide!  You can follow the proportions on our guide and choose a simple syrup, a sprit and a citrus
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Printable Mix & Match Cocktail Guide
Entertaining
We brought the carnival to our backyard and created a colorful and festive carnival dinner party! Personally, I’m the one begging my kid to go to the carnival and fighting my way to the
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A Colorful Carnival Dinner Party
Entertaining
It’s no coincidence that Mother’s Day is celebrated during spring, right?! When the flowers are blooming, the sun is shining and the days are getting longer. It’s the perfect season to celebrate mom,
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A Charming Mother’s Day Picnic
Holidays
So excited to finally share an Easter brunch we styled and shot for the February 2017 Crate and Barrel catalog! Gasp!! In all honesty, I was pretty ecstatic to see my work in
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An Easter Brunch with Crate and Barrel
Holidays
I absolutely love crafting around the holidays! From creating adorable gingerbread houses (okay let’s be honest, they always turn out a little messy!), to hosting a charming wreath making party… anything where I
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Host a Charming Wreath Making Party
Entertaining
I had so much fun putting together my modern fall baby shower, I wanted to share a shopping guide with a few of my favorite fall decor items! I kept it pretty simple in regards
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Modern Fall Baby Shower Shopping Guide
Entertaining
It’s all about entertaining this time of year! Hosting holiday parties while gathering with family and friends is one of my favorite things to do come November and December! A few years ago,
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Host a Charming Pie Party!
Entertaining
We were thrilled to team up with Freschetta® to host a charming, yet simple gluten-free birthday party! For this event, it was important to create a perfect gluten free menu that addressed the guest of honor’s
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How to Host a Gluten Free Birthday Party!
Entertaining
To celebrate our 2nd sweet baby boy, we happily hosted a charming, modern, fall-themed baby shower with Munchkin! It was such a joy to team up with Munchkin, an adorable brand we’ve used
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A Modern, Fall Themed Baby Shower!
Entertaining
Hellooooooo CANDY CART! We wanted to create the perfect Halloween candy cart that’s super charming for a Halloween party! Something a little more sophisticated and enjoyable for the “older kids” (aka adults) was our motivation
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The Perfect Halloween Candy Cart!
Entertaining
I always try to incorporate some charm in everything I do. Halloween is no exception, so we put together a charming Halloween movie night. I love Halloween! Mostly for the fact that it kicks off
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A Charming Halloween Movie Night
Entertaining
We’re teaming up with our friends at Munchkin to throw a baby shower for our second little boy! I debated having a shower since it’s my second, but I also love any excuse to throw
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10 Charming and Chic Baby Showers
Entertaining
Entertaining doesn’t have to be a multi-course, home-cooked or catered meal! We would never discount the hard work and flavors of a made-from-scratch meal, but sometimes busy lives call for effortless entertaining! A
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How to Host a Fall Charcuterie Party
Eats & Drinks
I have always been fascinated with taking care of my skin, trying the best products and enjoying fun, DIY pampering sessions at home in between my spa facials! There is nothing better than
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At Home Spa Day with Yogurt Bowls!
Entertaining
Celebrate summer with a festive summer pool party! Sharing tips and ideas for Planning the Perfect Pool Party!  A pool party is our favorite way to kick-off summer. For this  party we were inspired by
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Tips for Planning the Perfect Pool Party!
Holidays
Oh the 4th!! Good ole’ American BBQs, fireworks, parades and endless celebrations! The 4th of July is one of my favorite holidays, although Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas will always be my absolute faves,
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4th of July Party Inspiration with Crate and Barrel!
DIY
Once spring hits, we start thinking up unique graduate gifts that involve money! One year, we added money to balloons and now we’ve made the most charming origami money graduation caps and tassels to go with them! These little
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Origami Money Graduation Caps + Tassels
Entertaining
Doing something special for mom on Mother’s Day is the best way to celebrate all of the love, support, guidance and care that a mother puts into raising her child. And after becoming
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A Simple Surprise Mother’s Day Brunch
Entertaining
Cinco de Mayo is one of my favorite holidays to entertain for, so we teamed up with Martha Stewart to throw a charming Cinco de Mayo party! We’re all about throwing a party that features margarita
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A Charming Cinco de Mayo Party!
Holidays
Is there anything sweeter than adorable kids, gathering for an afternoon of crafts and treats?! I thoroughly enjoy hosting intimate parties for my son, family and friends, so this year I put together
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Easter Egg Decorating Party
Holidays
Spring has sprung and we teamed up with our friends at Pottery Barn to create a very colorful and charming Easter brunch to celebrate!! We wanted to create something a little different than the traditional
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A Colorful and Charming Easter Brunch
Entertaining
If you’re entertaining for a festive at-home Oscar party this year, this party is for you! We teamed up with Food Should Taste Good to create delicious Oscar appetizers, which you can see here, easy cocktails
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Oscar Party Entertaining Ideas
Entertaining
Ring in New Years with a charming table setting! We’re “ringing” it in by using gold rings, hanging over the table, as a pretty display. We used Rose Quartz in our color palette, since
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Ringing in the New Year with a Charming Table Setting!
Entertaining
Why I have never thought to camp (or glamp) on Thanksgiving is a mystery to me! Thanksgiving camping is a wonderful way to slow down, spend time with friends and family, with nature as
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Thanksgiving Camping
Entertaining
We were so honored, along with Poppy Talk, Studio DIY and Jenny Cookies to throw the Ultimate Halloween Party on Pinterest, hosted by Savers Thrift Shop!! So.Much.Inspiration!!   Savers is a great place to find unique looks for Halloween costumes and decor! AND all
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The Ultimate Halloween Bar on a Budget
Travel
I'm so excited to share my sister's wedding today!! Bethany and Andrew got married this past summer and it truly was one charming Astoria, Oregon wedding! They chose a location that only hosts
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A Charming Astoria Oregon Wedding
Entertaining
Last week I had the pleasure of hosting an incredible event for International Delight, held at the stunning Fig House in Los Angeles. I invited friends and influencers to join us for an
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Recharge Party with InDelight!
Entertaining
We adore these genius, hand-crafted parties in a box! Anything that makes entertaining easier, and even more charming, is always on our list! Seedling has created the perfect, themed party boxes that are
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Pirate Party in a Box!
Eats & Drinks
We teamed up with Tablespoon to throw a charming brunch with some easy recipes and fun decor! The gin and jam cocktail and super easy beignets are a must! Watch the video and
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A Charming Brunch with Easy Beignets
Entertaining
A few months ago, we teamed up with Tablespoon to shoot 3 fun party videos!! We’re excited to share our first mini-episode, a fabulous Cookies and Cocktail Party with 3 delicious recipes! I
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Cookies and Cocktail Party!
Entertaining
We hosted a flamingo themed pool party and it was an absolute blast! We were inspired by the darling, one footed stance birds because of their vibrant colors and just all around awesomeness!
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Flamingo Themed Pool Party!
DIY
For any of you who have children, you know it’s imperative to have last minute summer activities on hand! We happily teamed up with Munchkin to share 3 of our favorite outdoor activities
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3 DIY Outdoor Activities for Kids with Munchkin!
Entertaining
I wanted to share 10 charming table settings to inspire your next dinner party or event. Table settings are one of my favorite things about entertaining, but I know they can be
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10 Charming Table Settings for Your Next Party!
Entertaining
Super excited to have my dear friend and expert wedding planner, Angel of Love and Splendor sharing her top 5 tips to help you plan a charming wedding! Angel has been planning weddings for
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5 Tips to Help You Plan a Charming Wedding
Entertaining
In honor of Motherʼs Day I wanted to invite a few of my fellow mom friends over for a relaxing backyard tea party. Just a few hours without our beautiful children to chat,
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Mother’s Day Backyard Tea Party
Eats & Drinks
I've gathered 10 of my favorite Halloween ideas from Sugar and Charm. Over the years we've made several Halloween cocktails, sweets and craft projects and I wanted to combine my 10 favorite
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10 Charming Halloween Ideas
Entertaining
Our love affair with all things French continues this week. From a few easy ways to spruce up disposable tableware to fashion inspiration and a recipe from the best selling cookbook in
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French Inspired Outdoor Movie Night
DIY
How adorable are these sake box succulents?! They're mini-succulent plants, that are planted in 2 inch sake boxes and they make the most charming party favor! Please head over to Lifetime Moms to
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video: diy sake box succulents
Holidays
A beautiful setting from Caitlin of Sacramento Street. Adore her blog and great style. More pics here.   In love with this gorgeous, simple table setting from Sarah of Honey of a Thousand Flowers via one of
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Beautiful Table Settings for Christmas
Entertaining
I'm finally posting pictures of one of my closest friends, Mara's wedding! She became a very dear friend during the planning stage after we realized we have so much in common. I did the flowers
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a charming garden wedding
DIY
I adore these picture perfect photo birthday party hats!! I absolutely love personalizing birthdays and making them special with small details. I had a request this weekend (from a sweet 5 year-old! haha)
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photo birthday party hats
Entertaining
Yesterday, I saw this stunning engagement party on Style Me Pretty and completely fell in love with it. It's not that often I come across an event that I think is amazing and has all
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a stunning engagement party
Entertaining
I want to say thank you to everyone for the very sweet comments about our sweet little baby. I was overjoyed when reading them all! I posted my fall dinner in Paso at
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paso dinner, thanksgiving inspiration
Entertaining
I was so excited to receive my issue of the New Zealand parenting magazine, Littlies, this weekend because my Monster Bash party (that I created for One Charming Party) was featured in it! This
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monster bash featured in littlies magazine
Entertaining
I wanted to share some more pictures of the fall dinner we had in Paso Robles last month! The dinner is featured onStyle At Home's website and I couldn't be more thrilled! We spent
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Fall Vineyard Dinner – Paso Robles Style

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