1. Baby’s 1st Birthday Party

    As you saw in my Instagram as well as my Birthday Party Prep Post, last week was Reese’s much anticipated First Birthday Party. I am so excited to finally share all of the details from the special day – from the agenda, to the decor, to what I served. It doesn’t get much cuter than this. The birthday was from 12:30 – 3:00 on a Sunday afternoon {long by most first birthday party standards, but I knew people would be floating in and out}. The agenda was an interactive Musical Performance with one-man-show “Brett Band” followed by play time with…

  2. Ideas for celebrating Valentine’s Day at Home

     Whether you are single or married, you can have a blast celebrating Valentine’s Day at home. Single? Host cocktails or wine with a bunch of other single gal pals! Married? Serve your hubby a luxurious breakfast in bed! Not sure you plan to celebrate? At least put a few pops of pink {like I did with pretty carnations} out on your coffee table to enjoy! See some of my favorite FH posts with ideas to bring these celebrations to life! Celebrating with the girls? Reference: my Fashionable Hostess Article Happy Hour at Home Breakfast in Bed for your hubs? Reference:…

  3. Beauty Interview with ShesintheGlow.com

    I am so excited to be a featured “Glow Girl” on the incredible Beauty Blog ShesintheGlow.com. Founder and Beauty Guru, Annie Atkinson who’s resume includes contributor for Refinery 29, stylist at Michael Kors and beauty marketing at Chanel Beauté, headed to Chateau FH for a personal interview. The article got up-close-and-personal covering everything from what I eat, to where I workout, to what beauty essentials I couldn’t live without, to my daily regimens, to my biggest beauty secrets, and last but not least, how I stay glam as a mamma to Baby Reese {and pregnant once again!}. Check out the full interview on her…

  4. Host a Lunch Meeting

    A “work lunch” sounds far from exciting, so today I wanted to lighten the mood with a few fun details to enhance conversation {or at least the look!}. Here are a few little details I brought to the table: A tray packed with canned Perriers {and sliced limes on the side}. Fun paper napkins {like these from Fishs Eddy}. Brain food {ie. nuts} displayed in small bowls throughout the table Striped straws… because why not! Shop the Post:

  5. A Guide for what to buy Organic

    A Guide for What to Buy Organic

    Lately I have been spending a LOT of time in the Kitchen. Now that Reese is a year and has 8 (I may even spy 9) teeth, she is over pureed food and wants finger food that she can chew chew chew. Since I am now 18 weeks pregnant and ravenous, I am happy to be chopping up fruits, veggies, meats, and cheeses for her meals so I can grab a nibble. As a result, I have been making weekly, and sometimes even bi-weekly trips to the supermarket. While of course I only want the best and healthiest for Reese…

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