Hosting a Dinner Party? Follow These Tips for an Unforgettable Event

Hosting a dinner party may sound rather stressful, but it can actually be a rather enjoyable experience. Whether you’re throwing a grand event or a simple small gathering, impressing your guests certainly feels amazing.The key to success is to make sure that you plan ahead. By ensuring that you cover all the right areas, you can both entertain and enjoy the night yourself.Interested in learning more? Below we are going to go over some tips and tricks to host a luxurious dinner party that everyone will love.8 Tips for Hosting a Dinner PartyPlan in advanceAs we mentioned above, one of ...

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The Only Game in Town Book Club Discussion

Thank you to Carrie for bringing this month's The Only Game in Town book club discussion! Carrie, your passion for scavenger hunts rocks! :) And as always, we love reading Lacie Waldon's releases!I'm a sucker for a good scavenger hunt. I know that’s random, but if you have read this month’s book pick you’ll get it. A few weeks into the pandemic (was that yesterday or 100 years ago?), when we were all sitting around bored, still scrubbing our eyes out with bleach from watching Tiger King, I decided it would be fun to make a scavenger hunt for my ...

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6 Must-Dos for Strong Plants

Proper garden care is something that every gardener should strive for. It will increase the longevity and quality of all of your plants, vegetables, and fruits. Depending on what you plant, you need to think about how much sun your plants need, if you need to provide cold weather plant protection, and how much water is needed. Otherwise, your garden will struggle and suffer, no matter what you do. If you want your beautiful flowers and wonderful crops to be able to survive the changing seasons, then it is important that you learn the ways of your garden and understand ...

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8 Ways to Avoid Mosquitoes This Summer

As summer quickly approaches, temperatures start to rise, and day-to-day life starts to shift outdoors. Picnics, barbecues, days out by the lake. Everyone wants to enjoy the beautiful weather and summertime activities (including the mosquitoes).There are very few things that can put a serious damper on a glorious summer's day. But if there’s anything that sits at the top of our list, it’s most definitely mosquito bites. Not only are these pesky critters incredibly annoying, but they can even be dangerous!Mosquitoes can carry serious diseases, such as malaria, dengue fever, and Zika virus. Although these conditions are not commonly diagnosed ...

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Hello Beautiful Book Club Discussion

2023 has been wanting of truly wonderful reads for me thus far, but wow...Hello Beautiful. So well done, Ann Napolitano! Carrie and I loved Dear Edward and were eagerly awaiting Napolitano's newest release. It was worth the wait. So worth the wait. Read on for the scoop and thanks for joining us for this Hello Beautiful book club!Hello Beautiful Book Club Discussion QuestionsGrab your copy HERE!This book is an homage to Little Women, which character did you match with each of the Padavano girls? Did your pairings change as the story progressed? I was trying to figure this out from ...

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