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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 ...

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Feast

Gimme S’MORE (of Summer)!

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

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Cheers Baby!

Strawberry {spiked} Lemonade

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

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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...

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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...

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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 ...

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Cheers Baby!

Chi-Chi-Chia Bourbon Cocktail

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

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Cheers Baby!

Salty Dog

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

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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...

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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...

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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
Feast

‘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
Feast

THE {Only} Green Smoothie Recipe You Need

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

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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...

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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...