How To Decorate For Fall

Elizabeth Erin Designs How To, Seasonal

Our three step, fool-proof method for getting your home ready for the fall season! We don’t do much in the form of decorating for the holidays here; but, decorating for the seasons will always be some of our favorite ways to switch up our designs and our showroom. If you’re avid followers of ours, you’ll know we always stress the …

Alternate Christmas Gifts

Jodi Peterman Holidays, Seasonal, Uncategorized

“Maybe Christmas, he thought doesn’t come from a store. Maybe Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more.” (The Grinch). I could not have said it any better myself. Christmas is a time to spend with those around you: friends, family, loved ones. Two of our family traditions do involve gifts, but not in the typical way.   The “Saran Wrap Game” is …

Not Your Typical Christmas

Jodi Peterman Holidays, Seasonal, Uncategorized

One of my favorite Christmas memories is decorating the tree with my grandma. She is well known for her “themed” Christmas trees. Some of her past themes have been: red and gold, santa, angels, homemade, Iowa State, etc. Over the years she has collected so many ornaments that she could probably pick any theme that she wanted. I love seeing …

Party Serving Ideas

Jodi Peterman Holidays, New Ideas, Seasonal, Tips and Tricks, Uncategorized

Sometimes parties can be tricky to plan, which tends to keep some of us from hosting them. It takes a lot of time, money, and effort. That being said, I still love to have them! I love thinking of new creative themes, trying out new recipes, and of course spending time with those I care about. It does not always …

Outdoor Party Decoration Ideas

Jodi Peterman How To, New Ideas, Seasonal, Tips and Tricks

Many grow up with the idea that the 4th of July is time for parades, candy, and fireworks. There is so much more to the meaning behind this day. It is the day that marks the birth of the United States of America. In 1776, it was the day that our Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence. There are many …

Funny Now, But Not Then Story of 2014

Jodi Peterman Seasonal

Everyone always tells me what a fun and exciting job I must have.  Everyday is sunshine, unicorns, and pure bliss.  Well I had my share of “It’s funny now, but not at the time” stories in 2014.  I wish I had pictures or a video to show you of my featured event, but you will just have to use your …