Category Archives: Gifts


KIDDING AROUND

Hi, hi.  I wanted to share a few new bits and bobs that I designed for the little ones.  These pieces should come in handy when you're wrapping up your gorgeous holiday gifts and getting ready to send heartfelt thank you notes come January!  First, with the Book Fair at my son's nursery school in […]



SHORT & SWEET

Sometimes it's nice to leave a special person in your life a small gift...

 

Say...a little beauty elixir to put a spring in her step:

 

A new lip color -- because who doesn't love tearing into a fresh tube of rich, buttery lipstick?

 

Or fun hair accessories to top off a marvelous […]



WHEN IRISH EYES ARE SMILING

March is here and St. Patrick's Day is in full focus.  In honor of Irish-American heritage month, "My Life in Parties" is featuring gifts inspired by the Emerald Isle that will have you singing "Kiss me, I'm Irish!
First, the Claddagh Ring...

The design for this ring dates back to 17th century Ireland, with the […]



YOU’RE A GEM

 

I remember well the days of high school sports when we were each assigned "locker buddies," responsible for papering a teammate's locker with encouraging signs on the day of an important game or meet.  I LOVED this tradition and took it very seriously.  Very.  Seriously.  This year - as my Valentine to you- I […]



PETAL TO THE METAL

Fingers are twitching and ears are burning all over the world as cupids "take aim" and deftly draw their iphones to order bouquets for their Valentines.  While I don't know many who would turn down these gorgeous standards (Eiffel Tower not included)...

 

I set out in search of  romantic Valentine's arrangements that are not […]



INTRODUCING “MY LIFE IN PARTIES”

Thank you for visiting my site!  I look forward to sharing my ideas on entertaining, gift giving, home decor trends and all things fun and fabulous.  Enjoy!