Slow Cooker BBQ Pulled Pork

Slow Cooker BBQ Pulled Pork

For our Aloha Team Dinner, I decided to keep the prep easy for BBQ Pulled Pork tacos by using a slow cooker, and this recipe turned out to be a keeper! Slow Cooker BBQ Pulled Pork Ingredients: 1 (3-4 lb.) boneless Boston butt pork roast 1 jar Kelle B Santa Fe Apple... read more
Meet Linda McMillan

Meet Linda McMillan

Graduating high school or college is a milestone, so it’s only fitting to have a photo session to commemorate the event.  Luckily, we’ve partnered with our friend Linda McMillan to make your life a LOT easier!  She’s a very talented photographer, and... read more
Aloha Lockers

Aloha Lockers

After our Aloha Team Dinner, I hated for all of the decorations to go to waste, so we gave our lockers one last summer wardrobe change. We know it won’t last long, but we’ll savor Summer as long as we can! And we just can’t get enough of these pretty... read more

Patriotic Lockers

Just before Memorial Day, we gave our lockers a little Red, White and Blue treatment.  All of the fun paper fans, tissue tassel garland and strings of stars really make a fun backdrop, don’t they?  You could re-create this look behind a bar cart or dessert bar...

Garden Floral Arrangement How To

For Shannon’s garden-themed bridal shower, the floral arrangements were one of my favorite details, so I thought I would share a few tips for creating your own. To start, you’ll want plenty of fresh flowers in the color scheme of your choice.  I got these...

Graduation Lockers

Our lockers are ready for Graduation Season… are you? Fabulous hand lettering on the “happy graduation” sign by @kelseylainee , The World is Your Oyster print by Rifle Paper Co. {If you still need graduation gift ideas, check out our handy Graduation...

Mexican Blanket Invitation: Behind the Scenes

A few years ago, I was walking into the grocery store behind a gentleman wearing this shirt. (Sorry it’s a terrible photo, but I was on the move.) I loved the bright colors and how it reminded me of a Mexican blanket, and I immediately thought it would make a...

Shannon’s Bridal Shower

Over the past three years, we’ve had the pleasure of working this pretty special girl right here —> Shannon.  She’s always got a smile on her face and our customers love her as much as we do! She’s a great student, a hard worker, a...

Weekend in Greensboro

For my birthday this year, I had the pleasure of visiting Greensboro, North Carolina for a long weekend.  My friends Tony and David moved there last summer from Dallas land opened a gift/stationery store there called Party Chick and Paper.  It’s a really cute...

Guest Room Refresh

After living with my poor decision to get a chevron duvet cover long enough, I decided the guest room needed a refresh.  Nothing major – I left the furniture and layout of the room the same – I just replaced the textiles to give the room a whole new look. ...

No Spring Chicken Custom Invitation

This year I had the pleasure of designing the 50th birthday invitation for my friend Tony.  He’s been one of my favorite people for over a decade, and I wanted his invitation to reflect his fun personality!  Normally, when I think of Tony, I imagine all things...

Let’s Flamingle!

Earlier this year (after Market), we predicted that one of the HOT trends for 2016 was the flamingo… those pink feathered beauties were ALL OVER!… and we fell in love, so we jumped on the bandwagon. Take a look at these NEW foam cups and koozies that just...

Easy Easter Candy Cups

Need several quick, easy and affordable Easter gifts?  We love this idea!  They’re great for teachers, neighbors, co-workers or friends (and they cost less than $5 each)! For this project you will need: Easter foam cups (we think these “You’re Some...

What’s Trending for 2016

At every Market, I enjoy spotting themes and trends – they seem to just reach out and grab me. I find it interesting how so many independent vendors can be “on” the same design trend at the same time. Sometimes it’s downright spooky! Author...

How to Make a Dog Tuxedo

To get your pup red carpet ready, you will need: – a white button-up shirt (I got mine in the Men’s section at Goodwill for $3 – just make sure the neck opening is clsoe to your dog’s neck size) – scissors – stapler – black...