Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a small commission if you decide to click through and make a purchase. Did St. Patrick’s Day sneak up on you too? Not to worry – You still have time to time to add a few… Read More St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Guide
When I first started Behind the Scenes Belle, I quickly learned that not everyone is overly excited about having guests in their home. It’s not that anyone was overtly inhospitable, most seemed to really like the idea of entertaining, it’s just that the felt there were reasons why it just wasn’t for them. So I… Read More Overcoming Hospitality Obstacles
It’s the time of year when many of us take a moment after the delightful chaos of the holidays, and before the new year begins to reflect and resolve to do new things in coming year. Yes, it’s time to make the resolutions. Most people tend to make resolutions within the same few categories: health,… Read More Making Hospitality Resolutions
These easy three-ingredient Sausage Bites are very easy to make and take, or just to have as a simple breakfast or snack at home. Simple recipes are my absolute favorite because I am usually short on time and my culinary skills leave a lot to be desired. These Sausage Bites always receive compliments (one of… Read More Impressive & Easy Sausage Bites
The holidays are a perfect time to bring out your silver (plate) trays. If they are like mine though, they look dingy from the accumulated tarnish. I pulled mine out last Saturday night for a party I was having on Sunday (I am a planner, and was going for another look and then got “inspired”… Read More Make your Silver Shine Again
Everyone loves a homemade sweet treat especially during the holidays, but people sometime dread all the steps (I don’t own a candy thermometer nor would I know what to do with it if I had one.) and expense that can go into making them. Well, I will be sharing a few that are super easy… Read More Crock Pot Candy – Quick and Easy Homemade Sweet Treat to Serve and Give
My girls and I have hosted a cookie decorating party for at least four years now. It’s a simple to pull together holiday event that all the girls’ friends seem to love. Our fifth is coming up this weekend, so I wanted to share some tips and tricks from years past in case you would… Read More Hosting a Simple and Sweet Cookie Decorating Party
I am putting together a post on common barriers to entertaining, and would love to know your thoughts. I think most of us like the thought of having friends and family in our home on a regular basis, but we don’t always follow through. My lovely friends on Facebook have shared several of their thoughts… Read More What keeps you from entertaining?