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The Imperfect Table

Scruffy hospitality, Cook Book Clubs and reclaiming the table

I hate owing someone a dinner invitation.

It’s so high-pressure.

I always thought “imperfectionism” was the character flaw until Brene Brown, the vulnerability guru, outed perfectionism as a tactic people use to protect themselves from getting hurt. 912 more words

Lisa Richardson

Dream Big I

Last night I had two dreams that felt like they were together but who knows.

Part one:

“I was working at a sandwich stand that was inside another restaurant that had a window for ordering food.  383 more words

4 Entertainment Centers for Small Spaces

Featured Image:  Manhattan 3 Piece Entertainment Center From The RoomPlace

While some entertainment centers can be on the large side, they certainly do not have to take over your living room. 412 more words


#HomeDecor #ThrowPillows #Redbubble

Create a fresh look in your home decor by adding some new throw pillows to your living spaces. Available in my gallery at Redbubble, each pillow is printed on both sides and features a concealed zipper opening for a clean look and easy care. 11 more words

Home Decor

75 Breezy Porches and Patios

I know the snow is falling in most of the country but Spring & warm weather is coming soon. Until it does, it’s time to dream & plan for those warm days ahead. 50 more words


Entertaining Magic: Being a Good Guest

As far as I can tell, one cannot entertain well without knowing how to be a good guest first.  As an introvert, being a good guest isn’t always easy for me especially when I only know a couple people at the event.  506 more words

Self Education

No Bake Chocolate Drops

This week, I thought I’d share another family favourite recipe, chocolate drops! These cookies were, are, and will forever be my favourite. Soooo much so, my mom named the recipe after me and submit it for my dare care’s recipe book for everyone to see. 100 more words

Allergy Aware