Posts tagged entertaining
While kids are busy getting covered in dirt and grass stains, adults can socialize while basking in the aroma of hot food on the barbecue. Ice cold lemonade is passed around when it’s hot, and hot cocoa warms you up when it’s chilly outside. Often times, you are having so much fun making memories and close bonds that the sun goes down before you realize it even started to set. Instead of moving the party inside, light up your backyard so there is never any time limit to your backyard extravaganza. Light it up with these tips and outdoor lighting ideas. [...]
Building Moxie Builds a Birdhouse with Beth of Beth’s DIY Workshop for the Baltimore Bloggers Holiday Party 2013 (Now, Say that 3 Times Fast)5
I can thank friends Ethan and Jocie, Fred and Kim @ One Project Closer for getting this whole thing a-rolling. They hosted a party this past Friday ... officially - the Baltimore Bloggers Holiday Party 2013. There, though - an opportunity. It was an opportunity to make a long-promised visit to Beth’s DIY Workshop. I decided I was gonna build that long-ago-joked-about … birdhouse.
The holidays are in full swing and celebrations are underway. Many people have completed all of their seasonal decorating and are moving on to hosting parties and inviting guests into their home. It is the time of year meant for spending time with loved ones and enjoying all of the glitz and glam associated with the season. But it is also a time of year rife with electrical hazards, house fires, and other dangers that no one wants to or should have to face. Fortunately, there are ways to prevent bad situations from happening - always keep safety in mind this holiday. [...]
Getting Your House Ready for the Holidays & Avoid Holiday Home Stresses :: An Interview with HGTV’s Chip Wade9
Next, Building Moxie, through the “media tour” Delta's Holiday Home Stresses, had the opportunity to interview Chip Wade of HGTV and the DIY Network on this very same topic. In a ten minute phone interview, we were able to discuss common home mishaps and what might go wrong this holiday (entertaining) season. [...]
As the holidays draw upon us, many people are getting ready to house overnight guests (& thanks to Sandy maybe you have some now). Anytime someone comes and stays in our house, we like to be prepared in advance. Below are some tips to get your home ready and how to prepare for overnight guests ...