Watermelon Aguas Frescas with Prosecco and Tequila

One way to get through the dog days of summer is with great summer cocktails. This year, my summer cocktail of choice is this Watermelon Aguas Frescas with Prosecco and Tequila. It’s a great twist on a typical tequila drink. And it’s ideal for summer entertaining. Somewhere between a margarita and sangria, this will wow any backyard BBQ or summer get … Continue Reading

Slow Cooker Beverages

It’s the perfect time of year for a delicious warm beverage! I love serving them during the winter season to family and guests but it can be a challenge to keep the beverages warm. I found a simple solution: break out your slow cooker! I love using my slow cooker for pot roasts, stews and … Continue Reading

How I Throw A Party

I recently had the pleasure of planning a party to celebrate the birthday of one my dearest friends, Willy! I thought it would be fun to share some photos that might help you with a few ideas for your own parties. Click through the slideshow at the top of the page for all the fun! … Continue Reading

Best DIY Halloween Costumes

Can you believe Halloween is almost here? The last year has gone by so quickly! Before you head to the Halloween store, here are some ideas for repurposing items you already have to make your own costume. Here are some DIY Halloween Costumes that only require a trip to your closet. Rosie the Riveter Rosie … Continue Reading

Sneak Peek of Candy’s Gift Wrapping Room

    My gift wrapping room is one of my favorite rooms in the Manor in the Sky. I take gift-giving very seriously! Expressing my gratitude in the form of a beautifully wrapped present is extremely important to me. It’s a thoughtful way to show the gift recipient that you took the time and energy … Continue Reading

3 DIY Halloween Decorations

Don’t let Halloween sneak up on you this year! It’s one of my favorite holidays, and I’ve been guilty of planning Halloween decor in the sweltering heat of the summer. These 3 DIY Halloween projects are fun and a great opportunity to get the family together to decorate your house. Be sure to stay tuned … Continue Reading