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Live life with Gusto
Heart of The Host/ess

How To Live Life With Gusto!

Last weekend I not only let my hair down but I slid down a 50 foot inflatable water slide ...


Gimme S’MORE (of Summer)!

If you’re hosting a beach party or a backyard barbecue, prep some pre-assembled personal...

Strawberry Lemonade
Cheers Baby!

Strawberry {spiked} Lemonade

Directions: Make up a batch of the lemonade with the listed ingredients.  When ready to s...

Heart of The Host/ess

8 Tips To {happy} Hosting House Guests

8 Tips To {happy} Hosting House Guests  House guests can be a special opportunity to co...

Perfect Gift for Dad
Celebrating Everyday

The Perfect Gift For D A D

There’s something about copper that wreaks of organic manly-man manliness (and maybe...

Family + Kids

Father’s Day – 10 Songs To Share With Dad {or not}

Father’s Day is coming and we’re thinking of creative ways to celebrate and ho...

Family + Kids

A Dad’s Instructions For Life

This Sunday will be Father’s Day without my dad – which goes without saying that F...

Father's Day Cocktail
Celebrating Everyday

Father’s Day Cocktail Recipe

The Chia Bourbon Cocktail by Danny Gil of Weather Up Ingredients: 2oz bourbon 1oz orange ...

Cheers Baby!

Chi-Chi-Chia Bourbon Cocktail

Directions: Combine all ingredients. Pour over ice and top with soda. Garnish with an oran...

Cheers Baby!

Salty Dog

Moisten the rim of your glass with some grapefruit juice. (The juice helps the salt to adh...

Celebrating Everyday

‘Summer Fling’ Series – Will Armstrong

I can hardly wait to introduce to you this week’s Summer Fling for two reasons.  One, b...

Health + Well-Being

5 Reasons To Have A Really Good Belly Laugh

I am a HUGE believer in the mighty, healing power of laughter. I’m not talking a pol...

Life's a Party

Summer Entertaining :: Movie Night Under The Stars

I love the movies!  More than that, I love watching movies with friends. The lights go do...

Ducks on a Pond

‘Ducks On A Pond’ – the breakfast worth getting out of bed for

Okay, so here’s the back story: One morning while my better-half was on a business t...

THE Green Smoothie

THE {Only} Green Smoothie Recipe You Need

Directions: *This recipe calls for fresh ginger, which gives the smoothie a little kick. ...

Family + Kids

The Trouble with Bright Girls

I have a 9 year old daughter who has such delicious enthusiasm for life, loads of self con...

Celebrating Everyday

5 Things You Need to Know About Juicing

Switch out your coffee for freshly squeezed juice – sound horrifying?  Read on. Jui...

Baby Shower
Hostessing + Entertaining Tips

5 Expert Tips For Planning A Baby Shower

If you’re Hosting a baby shower anytime soon or know someone who is – you want...