Category: Make It Memorable Segment

Decorating An Event Using The 5 Senses

When most people think of decorating for an event, they think of linen color, centerpieces, streamers, flower arrangements, and balloons.  These items are purchased, arranged perfectly, and voila!…decorating for the event is complete!  Or is it?  An event’s decor does

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Etiquette – What It’s Really About

I was cleaning up after an event. A little girl comes up to me, points to a bag of candy and says, “Excuse me, can I have a piece of candy, please?”  I said, “Because you were polite, said “excuse

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Tips For An All White Summer Party

All white summer parties continue to be a popular party theme.  This creates a cohesive environment, ambiance, and drama with minimal effort. It’s also a fun way to involve your guests in the overall event, and make them part of

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Make It Memorable Segment – Potluck Gatherings

Avoid being the person that brings the same dish to every potluck.  Tip:  Have 3 signature recipes (be sure to know them and own them) in your culinary repertoire.  To create your own signature dish:  Pick recipes you want to

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Make It Memorable Segment – A Week-long Celebration!

I celebrated a birthday in July.  My next milestone birthday is a few years away, but I still wanted to do something special.  I had lots of theme, venue, and activity ideas, but couldn’t settle on one idea for one night (or

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Make It Memorable — How to avoid event déjà vu

I’ve been to more cookie cutter events than I care to remember.  You know the event where the decorations, food, activities are EXACTLY the same.  Let’s end these event déjà vu experiences with these thought provoking event planning tips: Combine

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Make It Memorable Segment – “The Little Drummer Boy” Approach

My favorite Christmas song is “The Little Drummer Boy”.  The song reminds us: the best gift we can give comes from utilizing our natural talents. No matter what you celebrate during the holidays, this is a great message to help

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Make It Memorable Segment – “What’s the best FREE advice for planning a cocktail party?”

I recently had lunch with a friend and her co-worker.  The co-worker was hosting her first cocktail party, and was nervous about everything going wrong.  Her question to me was: “What’s the best FREE advice for planning a cocktail party?” 

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Make It Memorable Segment – Bringing Back Sunday Dinners

I miss Sunday Dinners. I miss the entire family – aunts, uncles, cousins, grandparents- getting together for a meal on a regular basis.  Initially, the idea of Sunday dinner may sound antiquated and boring.  Explore ways to revamp this old

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Make It Memorable Segment – Making Each Day Count

We plan events to celebrate life’s special occasions — graduations, anniversaries, birthdays, and the holiday parties.  We take these opportunities to do our best to impress.  You know the routine.  This is the time to wear our good jewelry, use

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