Derby Cocktail Ideas :: Kentucky Oaks Lily Cocktail


  The Mint Julep is THE Kentucky Derby drink.  A Derby Party just isn't complete without the Mint Julep!  Although I love a good tradition, I'll admit that this Kentucky girl is  not really that crazy about the Mint Julep.  Last year, I made a fresh take on the Mint Julep with Strawberry … [Read more...]

Friday Finds :: Cinco de Mayo Party Ideas


  The beginning of May is always a fun time of year!  Typically, within about one week, we are celebrating the Kentucky Derby, Cinco de Mayo, and Mother's Day.  Since all of those holidays fall so close together, it helps to do a little advanced planning.  I've rounded up some of my favorite … [Read more...]

Happy Earth Day!


  Happy Earth Day!  Kentucky poet, novelist and environmental activist, Wendell Berry, wrote, "The care of the earth is our most ancient and most worth, and after all our most pleasing responsibility.  To cherish what remains of it and to foster its renewal is our only hope."  I created the … [Read more...]

Holidays :: Kentucky Derby Party


Today I'm sharing a Throwback Thursday to one of my all time favorite parties - a Kentucky Derby Party.   This will always be one of my favorite party posts, mostly because the Derby Day is one of my favorite days of the year!   The printables used in this party are still available for FREE download … [Read more...]