Hostess Gifts Under $25

Entertaining isn’t easy, so it’s important to thank your hostess upon arrival. While the safe choice is often wine, liquor, or dessert to serve at the event, a better bet is to pick a hostess gift that makes the party-throwing more efficient or fun. Take it from someone who has been hosting get-togethers large and small for […]


Easter Coconut Macaroons

I love the Easter version of M & M's!  They are cute, delicious, and they sit like sweet little eggs in these pretty, pale green macaroons.  In my family, we think the macaroons look like little nests or bundles of grass.


Sweet and Salty Bars Recipe

This recipe is sort of unusual, but absolutely delicious — especially if you're into that sweet-salty thing!  You can make these bars into any shape you'd like&mdashI'm making stars for Oscar Night since for me it's all about seeing the "stars!"  A sprinkling of gold takes the presentation up a notch.  Any shape, any night, […]